In March, our year 8 pupils took part in the regional final of the UKMT Team Maths Challenge – a highly regarded competition aimed at the very best mathematicians in Year 8 and 9. The team of four – Nasim, Megan, Nabeel and Alfie – finished in second place at [...]
Every year, all of our year 7 pupils have the opportunity to participate in the Crest award scheme, which recognises achievement in STEM (science, technology, engineering and maths) through collaborative project work. The children work in groups to investigate or research anything related to STEM which piques their curiosity. On [...]
On June 22nd, an amazing event took place at Tynemouth Priory. Teachers and Year 8 pupils from 4 different schools, as well as people from English Heritage and Newcastle University got to enjoy wonderful day full of activities about the English Civil War. We displayed our work on blood clotting [...]
Year 8 pupils were challenged by Kathryn Nicholson of Nicholson the Butchers to produce a summer quiche for £1.50. Congratulations to the following pupils whose quiches won the first stage of the competition: 8C: Finlay, Thomas and Libby with Smoked bacon, feta, mint and peas. 8R: Louise and Hannah with [...]
On the 1st September 2015 Ben began one of the most challenging experiences of his life. He will be undertaking a ‘World Record’ attempt which will see me run 401 marathons in 401 consecutive days around 309 different locations of the UK mainland. The challenge will aim to raise both awareness [...]
Planet Pals have now planet the Rocket Seeds and one set have started growing already.