Inspiring Futures with Kudos - GCSE choices made easy for year 9
On Monday 9th January, Year 9 benefitted from a session with Inspiring Futures to get them thinking about GCSE choices as well as possible future careers.
School is Buzzing with Excitement over a taste of honey!
On 9 January, the school was once more a hive of activity, with those in the know literally buzzing with excitement at the thought of a very special delivery....our very own honey!
BiG Challenge 10 teams are highly commended for a Flying Start and Media & Marketing Skills
Three of our enthusiastic and ambitious Year 9 teams have won highly commended awards for developing and running their businesses so far in the ‘BiG Challenge 10’.
Sheffield Young Artists' A-Level work on show at Sheffield Town Hall this week
A selection of A-level Art by Year 13 girls Jess Downes, Taima Al-Bahri and Maddy Trigg will be on display at the Sheffield Young Artists Exhibition at Sheffield Town Hall from Friday 13th – Saturday 14th January 2017.
Year 11 placed in virtual solitary confinement
As part of their studies for ‘Crime & Punishment’, Y11 had the opportunity to experience life in solitary confinement using virtual reality. The girls were submersed both aurally and visually into the terrible conditions experienced by prisoners.
Christmas songs in Cologne with the Sixth Form Choir
On 25th of November, the Sixth Form Choir set off on a wonderful 2-day trip to Cologne, along with our joint choir members from Birkdale School. The joint sixth form choir has been running for eight years now, and everyone looks forward to this trip!
Sporting Success for our Teams
Last week was a very busy one for our sporting teams. The U14 girls travelled to the Royal High School Bath for a weekend hockey festival from 25-27 November where they showed great resilience against tough competition. The Year 5 and 6 teams also showed excellent teamwork in competitive fixtures against Nottingham Girls’ High
Mrs Rodgers celebrates 20 years involvement with the Duke of Edinburgh's award
Thursday 24 November was a very special date in the diary for our Duke of Edinburgh’s Award Coordinator Morag Rodgers, when the North of England Director for the DofE extended a personal invitation to attend Westminster Abbey for a special service to celebrate the Diamond Anniversary of the Award.
What Goes on in our Heads? Y12 Psychologists Take a Closer Look
On Monday 7th November, Year 12 Psychology students travelled down to the Collegiate Campus of Sheffield Hallam University to see an EEG brain scan demonstration in order to develop their understanding of research methods like brain scans, used in Psychology.
Nayana wins the Arkwright Scholarship with flying colours
Year 12 student, Nayana Dasgupta, was recently awarded the prestigious Arkwright Scholarship at an award ceremony which took place at the IET Savoy Place in London on the 27th of October.