Healthy Schools Award

We have recently been awarded a Healthy School Award for the good practise we demonstrate towards promoting the core values of Healthy Schools to our students. Congratulations to all the staff and students who worked towards gaining the award and a special thank you to Mr Smith who oversaw the application process. To view the [...]

By | February 9th, 2016|Student Work|Comments Off on Healthy Schools Award

Girls Active! Sky Sports Mentor Visit

Our year 8 and 9 girls met with ex England womens rugby prop and current Sky Sports Living for Sports athlete mentor Katie Storie yesterday. During Katie's visit organised by PE teachers Miss Shakespeare and Miss Irving all of the girls in years 8 and 9 were given a motivational speech by Katie in which she explained her [...]

By | January 26th, 2016|Student Work|Comments Off on Girls Active! Sky Sports Mentor Visit

SKELETON SUMMER EXAM SCHEDULE

The skeleton exam timetable for summer 2016 exams has been released and can be viewed below: [pdfviewer width="600px" height="849px" beta="true/false"]http://localhost:8888/Mortimer/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/2016Skeleton-Exam-Timetable.pdf[/pdfviewer]

By | January 25th, 2016|Student Work|Comments Off on SKELETON SUMMER EXAM SCHEDULE

RSPB – Postcard Auction

Our postcard exhibition is currently happening in school to raise funds for the RSPB. Framed artwork will be up for auction and work will be available to view and bid upon until the end of February. There are some outstanding pieces from students, staff, parents and friends of the College. There will also be postcards which can [...]

By | January 25th, 2016|Student Work|Comments Off on RSPB – Postcard Auction

Postcard Sale

We will be launching our postcard exhibition in school on Tuesday 19th January at 3.00pm to raise funds for the RSPB.  Framed work will be part of our postcard auction and work will be available to view and bid upon until the end of February.  There are some outstanding pieces from students, staff, parents and friends [...]

By | January 21st, 2016|Student Work|Comments Off on Postcard Sale

‘Bags of Joy’ – #notbyyourselfie Campaign

A big thank you to Miss Rule for organising students and form classes to take part in the #notbyyourselfie campaign. The campaign saw Miss Rule amongst other staff  and students visiting local elderly residents during our last day of school before the Christmas holidays and deliver several 'Bags of Joy'. Miss Rule said "I'm very proud of the [...]

By | December 18th, 2015|Student Work|Comments Off on ‘Bags of Joy’ – #notbyyourselfie Campaign

Year 7 Boys – Regional Rugby League Finalists

A huge congratulations to Mr Helsop and the Year 7 boys rugby league team for making it to the regional rugby league finals. The team came 3rd overall and Mr Heslop said "This is an outstanding achievement for the team, as the majority of the students had never played rugby until they did it in [...]

By | December 18th, 2015|Student Work|Comments Off on Year 7 Boys – Regional Rugby League Finalists

Christmas Card Competition

Congratulations to Connor Clark on creating the winning design for this years e-Christmas card. Well done Connor!

By | December 9th, 2015|Student Work|Comments Off on Christmas Card Competition

MP Question Time

Our local member of parliament Emma Lewell-Buck recently attended school to hold a question and answer session with our year 8 students. However before under going a grilling from our year 8 students Mrs Lewell-Buck met our recently appointed Deputy Head students and offered them an insight into the world of politics.    

By | December 2nd, 2015|Student Work|Comments Off on MP Question Time

Inter School Cross Country Competition

Several of our students competed against other schools from within South Tyneside at the annual Cross Country competition held once again at Temple Park. The event saw students compete around a 1mile course (year 7's) or a 2 mile course (years 8&9 and 10&11) over varying terrain in wet and difficult conditions. Our students once again did [...]

By | November 5th, 2015|Student Work|Comments Off on Inter School Cross Country Competition