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

BEAT THE RAT RACE – G&T LANGUAGES EVENT

Some of our eager linguists attended an event held by Routes into Languages North East at Newcastle University on 04/11/15. This involved us being able to talk to and ask questions to a variety of people who work with languages and find out where and how learning a foreign language has helped them. This was [...]

By | November 5th, 2015|Student Work|Comments Off on BEAT THE RAT RACE – G&T LANGUAGES EVENT

October – Secret Post Card Sale

We have just launched in school our secret postcard sale project. Inspired by the gift of a beautiful bird print from artist Anna Tosney through Access Art, Students and staff will be creating postcards which will anonymously go on sale along with cards by local artists all to raise funds for the RSPB. Look out [...]

By | October 16th, 2015|Student Work|Comments Off on October – Secret Post Card Sale

Deputy Head Student – Promotional Campaign

Campaigns are currently underway in school for the position of Deputy Head Student. Five students are in the running for the position with voting taking place next week, with the winning candidates to be announced on Friday 23rd October. Candidates for the position have already undertaken an interview with senior management before being asked to create [...]

By | October 15th, 2015|Student Work|Comments Off on Deputy Head Student – Promotional Campaign

New ‘NOODLE BAR’

Members of our student council lead by our head students recently met with Elizabeth Lukes South Tyneside schools Catering Services Manager after canvasing the student voice for their opinions on the food on offer. After presenting their findings a plan of action was agreed. The new 'Noodle Bar' being the first of many changes to come. The 'Noodle Bar' has [...]

By | October 15th, 2015|Student Work|Comments Off on New ‘NOODLE BAR’