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Just A Thought

05.10.2018 / 0 Comments / Headmaster Updates / Posted by pownal_admin

Yes, you care but…do you care enough to do something to change ‘it’? Dashrath Manjhi, the Mountain Man, was not a bodybuilder or daredevil. He was a simple labourer in India. His wife died due to lack of medical treatment since the nearest doctor was 70 km away from his village. He did not want […]

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Just A Thought

28.09.2018 / 0 Comments / Headmaster Updates / Posted by pownal_admin

The Oxford Dictionary of National Biography describes Dr Samuel Johnson as “arguably the most distinguished man of letters in English history”. The creator of the Oxford English Dictionary…9 years of hard work! Something that everyone thought impossible to produce. Very well said, Dr. Johnson. Pownall Hall School…Where Everything IS Possible  

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Just A Thought

28.09.2018 / 0 Comments / Headmaster Updates / Posted by pownal_admin

‘You don’t have to be great to start, but you have to start to be great.’ It has been a great start to the year at Pownall. However, we are not content to stand still and admire our work from the previous year or our good start. We are determined to effect real change for […]

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Just A Thought

07.09.2018 / 0 Comments / Headmaster Updates / Posted by pownal_admin

This new academic year will present us with challenges. It is important that we treat them as a positive, meet them head on and see them as opportunities to grow, to improve and to become even stronger. Everyone at Pownall is here to help each other; old and young, big and small. Remember… Let’s make […]

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05.07.2018 / 0 Comments / Headmaster Updates / Posted by pownal_admin

Thank you, each and every one of you, to those who have made this year a wonderful one to be at Pownall.  

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‘Family and Friends’ Week

03.07.2018 / 0 Comments / Headmaster Updates / Posted by pownal_admin

Last week was another action packed, successful week at Pownall with the wonderful activities based upon our whole school ‘Family and Friends’ topic. The week brought the Pownall Family even closer together, reminding us of the true value and meaning of family and friends, the support and love that they give us, and that we […]

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Just A Thought

22.06.2018 / 0 Comments / Headmaster Updates / Posted by pownal_admin

You are NEVER too important to be nice to people.  

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Just A Thought

14.06.2018 / 0 Comments / Headmaster Updates / Posted by pownal_admin

THE WORRY TREE  Paresh, an Indian carpenter I once hired to help me restore my old farmhouse had just finished a difficult and hard first day on the job. A flat tyre on his lorry made him lose an hour of work, his electric saw had also packed in during work, and now his ancient […]

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08.06.2018 / 0 Comments / Headmaster Updates / Posted by pownal_admin

Congratulations to all who competed in this year’s Sport Day. You all did a wonderful job in representing your house. You also helped to raise crucial funds for research in to Cystic Fibrosis so very well done for that! This week marks the two year passing of the all time greatest sportsman of my generation […]

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Just a Thought

25.05.2018 / 0 Comments / Headmaster Updates / Posted by pownal_admin

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