Parental Engagement day

15th December 2016 saw Shenstone Lodge School – The Brades Lodge open its doors once again to the parents and carers of our students.

There were a number of workshops being run so that the parents / carers could experience first hand what it is like to be taught at The Brades Lodge.  In food…

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Westcroft Football Fixture

A note to say how well the students who went offsite to Westcroft School, Wolverhampton this afternoon did in their football/basketball fixtures.

In four football matches we won 2, drew 1 and lost 1. 

In two basketball matches we won 1 and lost the other. 

A very successful afternoon and…

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Residential Pupils Geo-Caching

This term in residence we’ve introduced loads of new activities which the children have loved!!! Like our weekly drama sessions in conjunction with the Garrick Theatre Lichfield as well as Geo-Caching,

The new craze that grips Shenstone Lodge School and the world!!!!!

Some of our children in…

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Bonfire Night 2016

This year saw the first of our annual bonfire night on 3rd November 2016. It was organised by two students as part of their BTEC qualifications. Flyers were put out in the local community and letters sent home; over eighty guests attended, all of which made the most of the hog roast before…

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Students at the Shenstone Lodge site have been using their break times to attend a weekly choir session. The group, consisting of children from all classes, has been learning a great mix of modern and ‘old school’ songs in preparation for a grand performance. On January 24th 2017 they will be…

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Extra Curriculum Clubs

“Each half-term we will be producing an extra-curricular sports club timetable so that students can see what sports they can try out over the coming weeks. We will be trying to make the most out of the facilities and grounds that we have. Already last half term, football and basketball were really…

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Project Yawenta

These are young people who attend Yawenta Children’s Centre in Shashamane, Ethiopia. The centre currently provides nutritional, medical, educational and psychological support to 120 orphans and/or extremely vulnerable children, the majority of them (60%) being infected with HIV/AIDS. 

Last year…

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Forest School

Every Wednesday morning our children here at Shenstone Lodge have been getting ‘wellied up’ and stuck into lots of fun and games in Forest Schools, an outdoor education program which promotes learning through stimulating play in woodland areas, to encourage our children's curiosity in the world…

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Midlands SEN Football League Table

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Social, Moral, Spiritual and Cultural

At The Brades Lodge we link positive behaviours to SMSC and Fundamental British Values.  All positive behaviours are rewarded using a tiered system so that the more positive days a student has, the bigger the reward.  This video explains the opportunities that our students can expect.

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Staffordshire Regiment Museum

On Tuesday 21st June Pegasus class went to 'The Staffordshire regiment Museum' at Whittington. We had a super morning with a guide, who certainly knew his stuff, telling us all about the WW1 trenches. As we entered the trench, bombs and gun fire started and we all ducked, thinking it was real! We…

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Darkest Classroom

The Brades Lodge, working in conjunction with Engage in Their Future, organised a national competition designed to stretch the boundaries of students.  The event took place at Maes Y Lade in Mid-Wales and involved team building activities, walking and caving.  The event culminated in a few…

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