A Bumper Turnout for the Junior School Gardening Club
We had a bumper turnout of enthusiastic volunteers for our first ever gardening event on Wednesday 10 May. The sun shone on the workers as they weeded, pruned, planted and watered the school gardens. A huge thank you to everyone who came and helped to make our school look its best. It was great fun!
GDST Gender Awareness Day at Sheffield Girls’
On Tuesday 2 May Sheffield Girls’ welcomed pupils and teachers from GDST schools in the North of England to a training day aimed at raising awareness in pupils and staff of issues facing trans-gender people in our society.
Year 7 Samira reaches the National Finals of the Route to Languages Languages Spelling Bee in French
We wished our Year 7 linguists (Samira Sanders - French, Aida Tesfaye - Spanish, Alisa Ivanov - German) the best of luck in the Route to Languages Languages Spelling Bee as they travelled to Bradford on Tuesday 2 May to take part in the Regional finals of the competition.
The Letter Studio Scoop the BiG Prize at the BiG Challenge Awards 2017
Three of our enterprising Year 9 students have won the trip of a lifetime to Amsterdam at the prestigious 10th annual BiG Challenge Awards for school and college students, sponsored by major law firm DLA Piper, one of the top law firms in the world, who started in Sheffield.
Poetry Day for Year 9
On 26 April, our regular visiting poet, Ash Dickinson, who is a writer, poet and comedy performer, ran two sessions with the groups introducing three poems from the GCSE anthology which they will all study next year.
Year 10 Frankie goes to the Poetry By Heart National Finals
Poetry By Heart is an inspiring competition for students in Years 10 to 13 in schools and colleges in England to learn and to recite poems by heart. Year 10 student, Frankie Docker, won the schools round of the competition, going on to win the county round and then gaining a place at the prestigious national finals! This took place on the weekend of 22 and 23 of April at the British Library in London and was a fabulous, glittering affair with v...
Meet the new Head Girl Team
After a long and tense period, the waiting is over! The votes are in, the interviews are over, and the teachers and students have spoken… Meet the new 2017-2018 Head Girl Team!
News from the National Trampolining Finals Friday 17 March 2017
On Friday 17 March four Trampolining teams travelled to the National Finals in Newcastle. They had gone through two gruelling qualifying rounds at Regional (Yorkshire and Humberside) and then Zonal (North GB) to reach this stage. We upheld our excellent reputation in Trampolining with the following results:
Our Senior Gymnasts are sweeping the board
Our Senior gymnasts are taking the National Stage by storm this term with the following successes in 2 weeks!
Google Expeditions gives Years 4 -13 an out of this world experience!
Nearly 350 students across Years 4 - Year 10 got the chance to go on a school trip without leaving the school site last week. Among the places visited were: the solar system, underwater eco-systems, steam railways, the reproductive system and Roman ruins.