8 July 2024
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Science Words of the Week

Ask your child what they can recall about the words 'Phase' and 'Botany'.

4 July 2024
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Year 7's Recipe for Success

Students in 7b5 created their own 山 Recipe for Success in their English lessons.

4 July 2024
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7CMJ Spot the Spiders and Identify the Insects

7CMJ enjoyed classifying invertebrates in their Science lessons.

14 June 2024
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Year 12 History and Politics Students Visit London

A trip to London gave History and Politics students rare insights in to our democracy and some of our historic buildings.

13 June 2024
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Our Winning Year 10 Scientists

22 of our Year 10 Scientists took part in the UKBC Biology Challenge, winning Gold, Bronze and COmmendations.

6 June 2024
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Year 7 Scholarly Excellence in Science

Ms Figiel's Year 7 Science Class devised some really creative ways to revise for their SAS Exam.

5 June 2024
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Biscuits, Books and Better Grades!

Our English team are running their Year 10 'Biscuits and Books' after school sessions again every Wednesday from 12th June.

22 May 2024
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Year 12 Chemists Complete Aspirin Practicals

Our Year 12 Chemists have completed the final step in synthesising Aspirin for their their assessed practical component.

20 May 2024
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Year 12 Biologists' Models Help Them to Remember

Our Year 12 Biologists have created models to help them remember the steps in the process of Photosynthesis.

7 May 2024
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Our Science Words of the Week

Each week, our Science faculty introduce two Science words to students to help them recognise and understand key words.

4 July 2023
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Last STOP Morning of 2022/3

Students engaged in a range of PSHE topics in our final STOP Morning of the academic year.

4 July 2023
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Cloudy with a Chance of Wet Feet

Our Year 12 students' river sampling trip turned out to be a very damp event indeed!

20 June 2023
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Year 12 Psychologists' View on the Hierarchy of Needs

Year 12 Psychologists have been developing their knowledge and understanding of Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs

8 June 2023
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You've Seen the World, Now Watch the Films!

All Key Stage 3 students are welcome to join our International Film Club from 3-4pm every Wednesday in D0-11

2 May 2023
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Conclusion of A Level Chemistry Practicals

Our Year 13 A Level Chemists carried out their final practical at the end of April and Dr Jones was once again really pleased with their work.

22 March 2023
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Year 7 Tourists for a Day

All of our Year 7 students took a holiday from their usual timetable in March and enjoyed our Languages Day.

6 March 2023
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Screaming Sweeties

Year 7 Science students enjoyed watching Ms Figiel’s Screaming Jelly Baby experiment.

27 February 2023
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Practical Makes Perfect

Practical lessons help to give students a much better understanding of the topics they study.

16 February 2023
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Biologists find Sweet Inspiration

Ms Figiel's Year 11 Biologists have been studying the structure of DNA and used sweets to make models to help them understand and remember it.

16 February 2023
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Practical Work helps Students Remember

Ms Figiel's Year 10 Scientists used the information they learned in class to help them correctly identify different parts of the heart

16 February 2023
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The Business of Football

Our Year 12 Business Studies students visited Port Vale FC to learn more about the Business of Football

16 February 2023
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A Novel Way to Understand Literature

Our Year 12 English Literature students are employing some 'novel' tactics to help them process and understand King Lear.

16 February 2023
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A Testing Time for Students

Ms Figiel's Year 8 Scientists are testing food samples as part of their 'Alive and Kicking' topic.

16 February 2023
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An Eggciting Eggsperiment

Our Year 12 Psychologists took part in an eggstremely eggciting project this half-term

15 November 2022
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Modelling our Airways

As part of the Alive and Kicking topic, students modelled the human ventilation system.