A Moving Visit to Auschwitz

The Holocaust Educational Trust is a charity that aims to educate young people of every background about the Holocaust and, as well as working in schools, the Trust plays a leading role in teacher training and has ensured that the Holocaust forms part of the National Curriculum for History. Thanks to the Trust, Mr B…

Students’ Special Wimbledon Service!

Lani and Eva from Year 9 are pictured here raising money for some tennis trip treats when a group of students go to Wimbledon in July. Their cakes certainly provided us with a welcome ‘break-point’!  

Thanks for our Exam Treat

With their morning Physics examination over, it meant that our Year 11s have taken the majority of GCSEs – with just two remaining! As a special treat to mark the event, many of our GCSE students enjoyed a special end-of-exam-week treat of pizza, cakes and juice by our thoughtful Chartwells Dining Hall staff. Thanks for…

Degree Show Inspires our Artists

Our commitment to Shaping Futures, encouraging our students a learn more about further and higher education, continued with a trip to the University of Chester. A group of thirty-seven Year 9 and Year 10 students traveled with Mr S Taylor, Subject Leader – Creative Industries, to the University’s Art department for a full day of…

Coaster for Coffee?

Thanks to our Year 8 Enterprise team there should be some happy fathers around this weekend. From an idea of their own, the team have developed and created a series of eye-catching key-rings and gift-wrapped coasters especially for Father’s Day. Our enterprising team have reported brisk sales after their first lunchtime behind their stall!

Super Mary Poppins Heading Our Way!

With our big production of Mary Poppins getting closer, rehearsals are well under way. As can be seen here, the cast of music and drama students are working hard to give their audiences a great show – it’s definitely looking ‘supercalifragilisticexpialidocious’! There are performances over three nights, all starting at 7pm – Tuesday 26 June,…