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The head writes welcome cards for each of the new arrivals during their first week. This, though, can hardly compare to the excitement sparked by the gift of a teddy bear (The Hallfield Bear) to all reception children… For a school so close to the centre of Birmingham, it is good to see that the playing fields are so extensive. This enables the school to run many teams in football, rugby and cricket for the boys (twice in the last three years the footballers have reached the national finals, played at St George’s, England’s headquarters) whilst the girls – known as The Vixens – form a similar number ...

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Headmaster

Since 2012, Roger Outwin-Flinders – a sparkling 50-something. Intuitive and incisive, he grew up in Lowestoft, the most easterly town in the nation, where he 'could see the sunshine first in the morning.' Educated at Lowestoft Grammar and St Paul’s College in Cheltenham where he read geography and PE. Spent his early teaching career in north London, Sussex and Worcestershire before becoming, at the age of 33, one of the country’s youngest headmasters when he took up position at Wycliffe College Junior School. Still sporty (ask him about his paragliding adventures in Mauritius and his plans for his first parachute jump), after eight years at Wycliffe - in which roll-numbers nearly doubled - he moved to Fairfield School in Loughborough, a part of The Loughborough Endowed Schools Foundation. There he had a similar impact,...

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