Reverse Advent Delivery

Ms Marsh first came across the idea of a reverse advent calendar online.  Instead of taking a chocolate from the calendar on each day of advent, why not give a practical gift to those who have little?  Collect 24 ‘gifts’ and donate to a foodbank or similar.  She...

Rugby Vs King’s Pontefract

On the last Thursday before the Christmas holidays, the U13 and U12 rugby players combined to play King’s School from Pontefract.  Even though a number of the usual players were absent, having just departed on the Middle School ski trip, those who remained...

Junior School Carol Service

Our Junior School Carol Service went by the unlikely title of ‘The Gospel According to Sheep’.  It was a retelling by Year 6 of some of the stories about sheep in the Bible, including the all-important one of the angels telling the shepherds (and sheep!) about the...

Trinity Network Newsletter

Two of our Sixth Form Volunteers, Matthew Tebb and James Samuel, have completed this term’s edition of the newsletter for Trinity Network, which they edit and print here at school.  Trinity Network is a group supporting older people living in South Leeds by providing...

Silcoates Does Christmas

The annual Silcoates Does event took place on Wednesday this week, with everything focussed, understandably, on Christmas.  As the judges, Mrs Coll played Mrs Claus and Will Cole was her trusty Elf, and the show saw acts from Year 7 to the Sixth Form, so it was real...