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Young entrepreneurs Zac Emmerson and Tendekai Padya take on the fashion world

Young entrepreneurs Zac Emmerson and Tendekai Padya are currently taking the fashion world by storm. The duo, who are both Siddal Moor students, founded clothing company EXRBAN in September 2014 out of their fascination and love of high-end street fashion. Speaking to Rochdale Online, Tendekai said: “We started EXRBAN to define a movement - a…
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John Finnigan retires after 13 years of service

John Finnigan, Siddal Moor’s Site Manager, retired on Friday, 30 January after 13 years of dedicated service to the School. John witnessed many changes to the school over the years but the Building Schools for the Future programme, finished in 2012, was the most demanding and rewarding of them all. John was a very popular…
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Siddal Moor students take on the ‘Hour of Code’

The 'Hour of Code' is a global movement reaching tens of millions of students in 180+ countries across the world. Anyone anywhere can organise an 'Hour of Code' event and that’s just what the ICT Department at Siddal Moor did. Students from across Key Stage 3 took part in the 'Hour of Code' within their…
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Siddal Moor Students Swimming in Success

A group of specially selected Siddal Moor pupils recently took part in a pilot exercise run by the school to get students swimming. Staff from the school alongside 'Swimtime' teachers held sessions at The Village Hotel in Bury over a number of weeks. Some of the students that took part could not swim at the…
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