Barcelona 2014

A huge well done to all Spanish students involved in the Barcelona trip. They immersed themselves into this city’s vibrant and rich culture and tried their best with the language. Some local residents commented on how interested, polite and enthusiastic they were. All students felt they had gained a lot from this experience; they all… Read more »

Y9 Sports Leaders

We have had a number of year 9 Sports Leaders helping with Primary School Sports Days over the past week. The feedback has been excellent and some primary staff have said that their Sports Day simply wouldn’t have taken place if it wasn’t for the Y9 Leaders. Well done to all students involved in this.

Project Fortnight

Our students are currently involved in Project Fortnight. Almost 1000 students from Years 7-9 engage in intensive 2 week projects in small groups. The outcomes are astonishing. They range from professional, bespoke chairs designed from scratch using mathematical principles to CDs sold on iTunes comprising original music inspired by local birdsong and accompanied by hand… Read more »

County Cup Champions!!

Our Under 15 football team have rounded off a fantastic season by winning the County Cup Final thanks to a 2-1 win over St Cuthbert’s High School from Newcastle. The match took place at Newcastle University’s Sports Grounds where both teams contested the final of a competition that was first established in 1912. The 102-year-old… Read more »