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Framwellgate School Durham is delighted to announce it is hosting the above event early next month. The BBC event will be chaired by Jonathan Dimbleby, with a panel of guests – Anne Marie Trevelyan MP for Berwick Upon Tweed, Jenny Chapman MP for Darlington and Shadow Brexit Minister. A local philanthropist who is behind Kynren – Jonathan Ruffer The editor of the New European newspaper Matt Kelly. The audience will be a mixture of the school community including students, governors and trustees, staff and members... View Article

Focus on Fram – Jan 2017

    Focus on Fram – January 2017 For the latest edition of the school newsletter, please click here This link will take you to a short clip about a student wellbeing conference with Humanutopia held here on December 8th for Year 9 students at this school and a number of other north east schools ( with support from our Sixth Form students ). Humanutopia Link Articles from previous months: October 2016 September 2016 January 2017 Newsletter from previous months: November 2016  

Focus on Fram – DEC 2016

    Focus on Fram – December 2016 For the latest edition of the school newsletter, please click here   Christmas Fair Thank you to all students, staff, stall holders and visitors for making our Christmas Fair such a success. It was a delight to see so many people from the local community enjoying the festivities. Even Santa came along!     Fram Students take part in House of Lords debate A video of the full debate is available here  To view a blog post published on the... View Article

GCSE Results

A Clean Sweep GCSE Results day at Framwellgate School Durham was jam-packed full of anticipation and delight. Students bucked the national trend by pushing the 5A*-C including English and mathematics figure up to 70% and the number of students gaining 10 or more A*/A grades has doubled. Rebecca Hopper and Katie Davis achieved a clean sweep with 13 A* grades each. Truly an exceptional performance. Head teacher Alisdair Nicholas said he was ‘continually impressed at how Fram students rise to the ever increasing challenges of... View Article

A Level Results

A Level Results Day 18th August 2016 Gold Standard 2016 is another year of exceptional performance by Framwellgate School Durham students. Chris Dooley, Dan Halliday, Katia Kaliteevskaya, Sarah Kingston and Jess Watson gained A*/A grades in all four of their A level subjects. Overall, 55% of A level grades were A*/B and 65% of BTEC awards were at Distinction or Distinction* level. The individual success stories behind today’s results are a real testament to the talent and dedication of students and their teachers. They really... View Article

Wildcats at the Awards

Six members of the Wildcats squad – Sarah Wilson, Becky Salicki, Beth Hepple, Nat Gutteridge, Jen Jennings and Ellie Christon – attended Framwellgate School Durham’s inaugural Sports Award event at Gala Durham on Thursday 30th June. For more information, please click here                           More Photos from the Event

Sixth Form Bridging Day

The Sixth Form Bridging Day will be on Wednesday 29th June from 9am – 3:05pm For more information, please click here

Fram Summer Fair