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19/07/17

Retweeted From @invictatrips

Team 2 had great fun with our project school yesterday. https://t.co/8MjiUf2ZJd

17/07/17

Invicta student Evie meeting up with World School 2016 delegates at St Paul's in Australia. https://t.co/RNuz6arXAf

17/07/17

Retweeted From Louise Farrow

1st fundraising event for A's 2018 World Challenge done! https://t.co/RDX24BEMYa

17/07/17

Invicta is extremely proud to announce that they have raised an amazing £50421 for RAG and other charities during the school year, thank you https://t.co/rzTzAJLD34

14/07/17

We would like to wish students, staff and parents a very happy summer holiday! We will see our students again on Monday 4 September 2017.

14/07/17

Invicta's final assembly has now finished and the charities have received their cheques from the Senior Prefect Team. https://t.co/cAiZSgIaG6

14/07/17

Sefany, Millie and Jess in 8C organised a demonstration on how search engine web crawlers work with wool. Something they all will remember! https://t.co/cccwfgpu60

13/07/17

Retweeted From Valley Invicta TSA

Lovely day meeting our School Direct trainees who look forward to starting teaching careers in September. Want to join us? Get in touch 😀

13/07/17

Well done to Isabelle 7I, Emily 7N and Sophie 11T dancing for Maidstone Roller Dance Club took part in the National Roller Dancing comp. https://t.co/97tU3kpxco

13/07/17

Invicta has been proactive in seeking enhanced bus services. We are very grateful that will be running an extra bus from 4 Sept.

12/07/17

Invicta's Gold Duke of Edinburgh students are safely through Symonds Yat on the final day of their expedition. https://t.co/HD72fJAbQI

12/07/17

Congratulations to Bo Erin Year 8 and Belle in Year 12 for completing the Cancer Research mud run raising over £350! https://t.co/SdW5mNLFfF

11/07/17

Emily, 11C attended an Inspire course at Southampton University to find out about the Science and Engineering courses and careers available. https://t.co/PiJyxOQBXM

11/07/17

Year 9 students Charlotte, Coralie, Becky and Olivia Wentzell received their Baden Powell Awards - the highest award a Guide can achieve! https://t.co/MbkqYg8d0P

11/07/17

Invicta Over 60s Club members arrived at Invicta for the annual Ascot inspired Race Day yesterday, with prosecco and afternoon tea! https://t.co/62JYpy5te6

10/07/17

Retweeted From Valley Invicta TSA

Looking forward to welcoming our 2017-18 trainees at our VITSA Induction Day on Wednesday

10/07/17

Mia and Jasmine, finalists of the KMBright Sparks Awards, presented their Silver Crest Award project "Is there life out there?". https://t.co/U1dDaTEqFy

10/07/17

Well done Amelia and Maya, 8T, who completed the Race For Life Pretty Muddy 5K run at Mote Park raising over £200 for Cancer Research https://t.co/tZc5ditlGw

10/07/17

Congratulations to Lara who won the Bewl Water Aquathlon, 400m swim and 3km run. https://t.co/cProVCjGKX

10/07/17

Well done to Megan who competed at Supertri Triathlon in Eton, Dorney, being placed 11th in the race. She is now ranked 3rd in South East. https://t.co/bpc4TCEnv4

10/07/17

Congratulations Charlotte for gaining her NICAS Level 2 Award making her a Foundation Climber at Lower Grange Farm Climbing Centre. https://t.co/jTTaWvxEH9

10/07/17

The Theme of the Week: Stretch Yourself: thrive on challenge and embrace change. Assemblies and tutor time will be based on the theme.

06/07/17

We look forward to welcoming our new Year 7 to school today for their Year 7 Taster Day! https://t.co/Rv97Pj75XH

05/07/17

PE students from Invicta will be supporting Leybourne Chase School with their Sports Day today! https://t.co/I0zmEOwnb0

05/07/17

Thank you very much, our students and staff thoroughly enjoyed the workshops.

05/07/17

Retweeted From SciArt Exchange

A tremendous honor to work with such talented students https://t.co/8MpHwPaJWA

04/07/17

Retweeted From Loose Primary School

Crystal class butterfies have finally emerged. https://t.co/vUukd9c91R

04/07/17

Thank you to everyone who attended the Invicta Awards Evening, it was a special time celebrating student's achievements. https://t.co/kn9rywG4SU

04/07/17

The Music Auditorium was the setting for a delightful 30 minute recital by Year 7 piano students of Mrs G Haynes. https://t.co/Y1GUUVZgG7

04/07/17

Congratulations to Gabriella, 12C, who has successfully auditioned for the part of Dull Gret in a play called Top Girls in Tower Theatre.

03/07/17

Asha, 11C has been selected to represent the Kent School’s Athletic Association in the English School’ Athletics Championship in Birmingham. https://t.co/6hUaOfy4Ys

03/07/17

Congratulations to Lara who finished 2nd (in her age group) in the Aquathlon for the 3rd year running (350m swim and 3km run) https://t.co/Ulp7NeYqIB

03/07/17

Invicta musicians Hannah, Annabelle and Ruth gave a lunchtime recital at the United Reformed Church. https://t.co/0TKy0f1DAs

03/07/17

Ayishah, 11T, and the England team recently won a bronze medal at the Under 17 World Cup in The Netherland by 19-18 on a golden goal. https://t.co/y6jDcC0sRs

03/07/17

The Theme of the Week: Be True to Yourself: be honest and treat others how you wish to be treated. Assemblies will be based on the theme.

03/07/17

Retweeted From Get Into Teaching

Matt explains how he found the financial rewards of teaching surprisingly good. https://t.co/d9QLT25Jai

30/06/17

Year 7 students enjoyed their charity walk in Mote Park yesterday. https://t.co/Bbpp8BGsDI

30/06/17

Year 7 students are getting excited as it is their annual visit to St Omer. Have fun girls!

29/06/17

FIGS 2017 Golf Society were blessed with a beautiful summers day at the Kent, sponsored by , trophies by Year 12 DT. https://t.co/rJl8eWIU8c

WWI Diary 1917

1 January William Waldorf Astor, who converted Hever Castle, was given a peerage following generous munificent gifts to war funds and British charities. William Astor was also the owner of the Pall Mall Gazette, the Pall Mall Budget and he also founded The Sunday Observer.
11 January The Prime Minister, David Lloyd George and the Chancellor, Andrew Bonar Law appealed for the entire nation to subscribe to the new War Loan.  The issue is to help finance the staggering cost of the war which was running at £5.7 million a day.
14 February The Royal Flying Corps' wireless testing park moved from Joyce Green to a new airfield at Biggin Hill.
16 March A provisional government took over power in Russia.  The monarchy fell as Czar Nicholas II signed the form of abdication on the Imperial train.
24 March Three smack boats from Ramsgate were sunk by German submarines.
6 April American President Woodrow Wilson signed the declaration of war which had been passed by Congress following a 17 hour debate.
25 May A Zeppelin dropped a bomb in St Leonard's churchyard, Hythe, killing the verger and the vicar found shrapnel in his clothing.  Folkestone was also bombed.
7 June There was a new offensive in Flanders.  The British, under General Haig, captured territory held by the Germans South of Ypres.
13 June Twenty Gotha twin-engine bombers reached London in perfect weather and returned to Belgium unscathed.  They dropped 72 bombs which killed 162 people and injured a further 400 people.
26 June The Royal Family have dropped their German titles.  Saxe-Coburg-Gotha becomes Windsor and Battenberg becomes Mountbatten.
17 July Winston Churchill is back in the Cabinet as Minister of Munitions.
27 July Loyal East Kent Yeomanry and Queen's Own Royal West Kent Yeomanry have been combined as the Kent Yeomanry.
28 July The Sheerness electric tramway became the first tramway in Britain to be replaced by buses.  The services, run by the Sheerness and District Electrical Power and Traction Company, has been unique in Britain for using German equipment which is no longer available.  Standen's Sheppey fleets have taken over the route.
11 September More than 200,000 women are now working on the land.
30 September Russia's former Czar, Nicholas II and his family moved to Tobolsk in western Siberia to protect them from the Bolsheviks whose leader is Vladimir Lenin.
30 September The 56 Squadron was back in France, after defending the Kent coast, claimed its 200th victim.
19/20 October                           Four German airships out of seventeen, have been lost in the sea following terrific gales encountered at 16,000 feet.  One of the airships dropped bombs near Maidstone and Leeds.
7 November Russia's Bolsheviks overthrew the provisional government in Petrograd in a sudden coup and brought Vladimir Lenin and Leon Trotsky into power.
3 December Britain refuses to recognise the Bolshevik regime in Russia.
December Prince Belosselsky, an aristocrat and Colonel in the Czar's army, was among the many Russuian's to flee the country when the monarchy collapsed earlier in the year.  The Prince has made his home in exile in Tonbridge, Kent, where the townsfolk made him very welcome.
December An attempt by the crew of an armed trawler to salvage a Gotha which had been brought down in the sea not far from Folkestone Harbour failed.  The bomber had been fitted with a time fuse which one of the crew set off just before he was rescued.