Seniors are in school years 7-8 (12-14 yrs old) they follow the n:counta programme, a series of "tracks" that cover a range of life skills and relates to guidance from the bible. Each track covers 5 weeks of planned activtiy and is a mixture of Play, Pause, Rewind and Fast Forward fun activites.
Recent activties and Badges:
Service: Helping to orgaise and promote a fund raising cream team
Phyiscal: Ball games including rounders and dodgeball
Educational: Substance use awanress; everything from alcohol to cannabis, the effects of the body and mind and peer pressure.
Spirtual: Easter story - exploring more than chocolate Easter eggs.
The Seniors recently won a medal at the Nationl BB 8 GB Music festival for their unique percussion entry using broom handles.
Seniors love "chillin" with their friends, cooking and being active. They are led by Louise Yates and Allison Head.
Uniform: They wear Jade green poloshirts, navy GB hoodies and trousers or skirts. we encourage them to tie back long hair for cooking or other messy activities and trainers for sports or dance activties.
Parents / Carers: to receive the Monthly newsletter by email, please ensure that you forward your current email address on to Jan McCarthy - see Contact page for details
Fund Raising Boost!
We are delighted to announce that our company has been awarded £500 from Exxon mobil. This is part of their VIP scheme (Volunteering Involvement Programme) where employees can apply for funding for organisations they volunteer for. Rachel Hickman, Explorer Leader was sucessful in her application and we are very grateful to her for her time each week and Exonn Mobil for the donation. We are now deciding how we can spend this so all our company members can benefit - see our webiste for future updates!
GB Spring term 2018
We start back on Wednesday 10th of Janaury to give every one a chance to settle back in to school - see you then. Please ebsure we have your latest contact information by completing the your completed annual consent form. See Parent Information page to down load a copy.
New members Welcome
We are delighted that in recent months we have recuited a number of new members and we now have a company of 40 girls - there is room for a few more, especially in school year R and 1 for our Explorer section.
Please see information for parents page for more information