Tag: Students

Students taking part in STEM project

Year 9 Students buoyant about marine engineering

We recently invited the Marine Society to CLV to deliver an interactive workshop about buoyancy. Our students gained an insight into the basic principles of marine engineering and were given the challenge to produce a boat to hold as many marbles as possible, using only the resources of paper, wire, foil and sellotape! The winning… Read more »

Students excel at prestigious music festival

CLV students have been extremely successful competing in the prestigious Wansbeck Music Festival this week. We had around 40 students throughout the week performing in various categories against students from schools around Northumberland and picked up the following awards: Sophie Butler and Jake Landreth- Vocal Duet Under 18 Years- 1st Place Molly Howes- Self Accompaniment… Read more »

Girls excel in indoor rowing competition

Well done to four students, Jemima, Jade, Elena and Kimberley, who took part in the Northumberland School Games Indoor Rowing competition last Friday afternoon. They worked really hard in their events with some promising performances, but special congratulations got to Jemima who finished in 2nd place in her age category and qualified for the… Read more »

A weekend of adventure for Year 7

Year 7 completed their transition to the JLV with a weekend of adventure and challenge at our sixth annual outdoor activities residential at Dukeshouse Wood near Hexham. 40 staff and 280 students tackled 16 different activities over 3 days at the end of October. Once again our students were praised for their behaviour and attitude… Read more »