Monthly Archive: November 2018

Nov 29

The Ordered Universe

We saw the 2018 launch of the OxNet initiative which now has six schools involved across the North-East. Students were invited to St Peter’s Church in Sunderland to learn more about its connections with Bede, a medieval chronicler.  They took part in academic taster sessions in History and Physics as part of the ‘Ordered Universe’ research project …

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Nov 29

Sandhill at the Sixth Form

Ninety Year 11 students from our sister school, Sandhill View Academy, joined us to take part in taster lessons and presentations to learn more about Sixth Form.

Nov 29

Thinking Fast

Seven Year 12 students spent a week at Nissan working on a Formula 1 project where they designed miniature F1 racing cars learning how to use brand new programming software and applying engineering theories to their designs.

Nov 29

Thinking First Aid

We were delighted to host the British Red Cross who ran first aid and CPR courses for Sixth Form students.

Nov 29

A Lawful Debate

We were joined by Dr Josh Jowitt from Newcastle Law School to lead us in an ethical debate surrounding medical law. Year 13 also took part in a session about applying to Law School where Dr Josh checked their UCAS applications and gave them useful hints and tips.

Nov 19

Sixth Form Open Evening 2018

Join us on Wed 28th Nov from 6pm for our Sixth Form Open Evening.

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