KS3 Book Club

KS3 Book Club met this week to discuss this term’s choice, ‘The Silver Sword’ by Ian Serrailler. We had an animated discussion about symbolism within the novel and queried how important realism is when it comes to a good adventure novel. Next term’s choice is ‘The...

Year 11 History

Year 11 historians have been busy revising this week. They have been working in small groups and moving round a variety of revision stations with different tasks and activities to help them consolidate their Year 10 work on Hitler’s Germany....

Year 9 Assemblies

Over the last few weeks, Year 9 have been planning, rehearsing and then performing their own assemblies for the rest of the Year group.  9E looked at’ Influential People’, 9M focussed on ‘The Justice System’, 9S looked at ‘Making the...

Reindeer Visit

We were fortunate earlier this week to be visited by two reindeers from Rigg Moor.  They arrived midday and the Pre-School and Reception children had great fun meeting them, learning new things about them and then feeding them!  The rest of the school were keen to get...

1st XI Hockey Team Success

For the last few weeks, the 1st XI hockey team have had great success. This half term we have scored 22 goals in 4 matches. They beat Rishworth: 4-1, Bradford Grammar: 7-0, Hymers (last Saturday): 8-0, Yarm (Yesterday): 3-0 Wednesday was also the final match for the...