Pedmore currently having a lockdown drill

As part of our standard fire drill, evacuation, lockdown and safety procedures we are currently staging a mock lockdown of the college site. This is a test and ensures that staff and students are familiar with the procedure and confident in the process. We will update this webpage as soon as the test procedure is complete.

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Year 9's getting thinking about The Big Idea to save our planet

Year 9 work on Solutions to Save our Planet!

On September 4th, Solutions for the Planet worked with our Year 9 presenting big issues from around the world and the students were tasked to devise solutions for them.

students with tarmac consultantA group of Year 9’s have developed their ideas further and are devising a business plan to launch their product/campaign for the “Big Idea” Competition.  The project is linked with international businesses, Brammer and Tarmac.  Mentors from these organisations will be coming into school every week to help our students develop their business plans and solutions.  The group will be working towards a March deadline when they will submit their plans.  If our team make it to the finals they will go to Westminster Palace in London and more!  


 For full information on the Big Idea go to