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Avatar Competition 2016!


The theme for this Summer’s Avatar Competition is The Olympic and Paralympic Games, Rio 2016.


  • Each winner will have their design developed within the School360 platform and receive a certificate.
  • One overall winner from each Key Stage will receive a £50 iTunes voucher or book voucher for their school!
  • Entries must reach us by 30th June so that the designs can be created and made available in School360 in readiness for the Olympic Games this summer.

Please send your designs to:


Avatar Competition
ICT and E-Learning Team Ashington Town Hall
65 Station Road Ashington
NE63 8RX

or Jennifer.harris@northumberland.gov.uk



Please also see the attached flier for a new resource coming soon to School360: Olympic Spirit.
A new digital resource designed for KS2 with a focus on the values of the Paralympic Games which take place 7th - 18th September.
The resource will embed literacy across a range of subject areas using creative approaches to learning and teaching.
Available in School360 from the beginning of July to enable teachers to plan activities for September