Sarah Moore Fitzgerald

Author Sarah Moore Fitzgerald shares her love of reading with JLV students

Girls in y8 and y9 were treated to an author event with the prize-winning Irish author, Sarah Moore Fitzgerald. Sarah writes poignant and big-hearted stories about family and friendships. Her newest book, The List of Real Things, follows two sisters who have lived with their mad uncle since the death of their parents. Bee, the… Read more »

Woodhorn Museum - Photo © Christine Westerback (cc-by-sa/2.0)

Changed Lives

Our year 7 students took part in a powerful drama performance at the Northumberland Miners’ Picnic at Woodhorn recently. The group had been involved in a major creative writing project looking at the devastating impact of the First World War on a small mining community in Ashington. The project was organised in conjunction with the… Read more »

Basketball hoop and backboard

Basketball success

Well done to our year 8 and year 9 basketball teams who both played in tournaments last Wednesday. The year 8 team finished a respectable 2nd out of 5 teams, and for many of our players this was their first experience of a competitive game. The year 9 team were able to go one better… Read more »