August 2014

GCSE Results – 28/08/2014

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The school achieved 63% 5 GCSEs A*-C including English and mathematics and 78.6% 5 GCSEs A*-C.These are very good results in a period which has been described by the government as ‘volatile’ in terms of examination results. There have been a number of tremendous performances by individual pupils, which reflect the hard work and dedication [...]

Year Eleven Intervention – 04/08/2014

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As part of a series of interventions planned for next year, we are looking for external speakers to speak to our Year Eleven students about graduate careers with the aim of inspiring them to aim higher with their future aspirations. If any parent is available to come into school for approximately one hour next year [...]

Awards Evening – 04/08/2014

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Liam Farrell, former student and Wigan Warriors’ player was the guest speaker at this year’s awards evening. Liam proved to be a very inspirational speaker to the students from Years Seven to Ten who were present to receive their awards for progress and achievement in their studies.   

High Adventure – 04/08/2014

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A group of Year Ten students enjoyed a long weekend of climbing and mountain biking at the High Adventure Outdoor Education Centre in Skipton. In addition to having a great time, students also earned a credit which can be used towards their GCSE P.E. practical assessment.

Health Day – 04/08/2014

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Year Nine students participated in a day full of activities focused on promoting health and well-being. They experienced a yoga tasting session which many of students really enjoyed particularly having not tried it before. To encourage physical activity in a fun and focused way, the children had a go at the ‘boxercise’ class which appealed [...]