News Archive: December 2016

Dec 08 St Aidan’s Music for Christmas 2

Posted in Uncategorized.

The beautiful recording of Immanuel is our second instalment in the St. Aidan’s virtual concert. Immanuel

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Dec 04 St Aidan’s Music for Christmas

Posted in Music, School News.

Over the next 2 weeks we will be sharing with you some beautiful recordings from our Chamber Choir. We start this sequence with ‘Ding Dong Merrily on High’. We sincerely hope you enjoy our virtual concert and please do join us at our Carol Service which will be held on the 15th December at Christ […]

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Nov 15 York Army Museum Visit

Posted in School News, Year 9 News.

Last week York Army Museum came in to run a workshop about World War 1 with a year 9 History group. They investigated the lives of different individuals (all from Yorkshire and one from Knaresborough) who fought in the war through their belongings and other artefacts. It was a wonderful session and we would like […]

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Nov 10 Visit from Hillary Benn MP

Posted in Uncategorized.

Hillary Benn MP, Member of Parliament for Leeds Central and Chair of the Brexit Select Committee, will visit St Aidan’s School on Thursday 24 November. He will be giving a talk, at 4.00pm in the Chapel, on the ‘State of Politics in 2016’ followed by a Q & A session. This will be of particular […]

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Nov 10 FOSA 80’s night

Posted in Uncategorized.

FOSA will be holding an 80’s night on the 3rd December at Harrogate Squash and Fitness Club. All profits will go to the St Aidan’s Astro Turf Appeal. It promises to be a fun night, with snacks and 80’s cocktails available. Fancy dress is optional but encouraged! For more details please contact Alex and Alison […]

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Nov 02 Yorkshire Teaching School Alliance Open Day

Posted in Careers, School News.

Interested in becoming a teacher? This friday (4th November), we are holding a School Experience Open Day. This is open for anyone to gain first hand experience of what a placement at one of our schools is like, and get a feel for the support and guidance the Yorkshire TSA can provide.

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Nov 01 Senior Music Concert

Posted in Music, School News.

We would warmly invite you all to the first major St. Aidan’s concert of the year. The senior concert will take place on Wednesday, 9th November at 7.30pm in Constance Green Hall. The event will showcase our magnificent Swing Band, Symphony Orchestra, Symphonic Wind Band, Girls Choir and Chamber Choir. Tickets are available from reception […]

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Oct 13 West Side Story

Posted in Dance, Drama & Theatre, Music, School News.

Our Annual production is on its way! WEST SIDE STORY Tuesday 22nd – Saturday 26th November Constance Green Hall 7.00 pm Adults £10   Concessions £8 Non-allocated tiered seating Doors open 6.30 pm (Please note that latecomers may not be seated until a suitable break in the performance)   WEST SIDE STORY is arguably one of […]

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Oct 13 Celebrating Sporting Achievements

Posted in School News, Sport, Year 8 News, Year 9 News, Year 10 News.

On 6th October, St Aidan’s Church of England High School hosted its annual sports awards evening. There were 150 students from year groups 8, 9 and 10 who received an award, presented by wheel chair athletes Callum Hall and Jade Jones. Jade competed in the London 2012 Paralympics and more recently Rio, where she competed […]

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Sep 28 The Associated Sixth Form 2016 Year Photo

Posted in School News, Year 12 News.

St Aidan’s and St John Fisher Associated Sixth form welcomed Year 12 students on the 7th September. On their first day, as well as meeting their forms, collecting their timetables and taking their first lessons, the students were involved in creating a new Year group photo. The 2015 year group photo had involved an aerial […]

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Sep 28 Tower Travel Update

Posted in School News.

Following the notification sent to parents overnight that Tower Travel has ceased trading with immediate effect, meetings have been held at St Aidan’s and St John Fisher to urgently arrange transport for all pupils concerned. Our priority at this stage has been to ensure that transport is in place without delay and we have arranged […]

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Jul 18 European Youth Athletics Championships Success

Posted in School News, Sport, Year 12 News.

Congratulations go to George Mills, Year 12 student at St Aidan’s who won the 800m for boys at the European Youth Athletics Championships in Tbilisi yesterday.

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Jul 17 West Side Story Audition Results

Posted in Drama & Theatre, School News.

News about the results from the West Side Story auditions and further information

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Jul 15 Can You Help?

Posted in School News.

St Aidan’s School is asking for people in Harrogate & District to come to their aid in trying to find two students who were involved in “cutting the first sod” when work began on the school in 1966.

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Jul 04 WMG at St Peter’s Primary School

Posted in Music, School News.

World Music Group took their love of drumming to St. Peter’s C of E Primary School this week.

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Jun 24 Success in BBC 5 Live Young Commentator of the Year Competition

Posted in School News, Sport, Year 8 News.

George Dickson a student in Year 8 at St Aidan’s came in the top 10 in the country in the BBC Five Live ‘Young Commentator of the Year Competition’ for students aged 11-15.

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Jun 20 Summer Concert

Posted in Music, School News.

Summer Concert featuring Junior Band, Junior Choir, String Ensemble, World Music Group, SAJE and Boys Choir. Thursday 23rd June 2016.

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May 26 West Side Story Production News

Posted in Uncategorized.

Audition Information and Schedule Newcomers production news

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May 09 New Student Council

Posted in School News.

The new student council at St Aidan’s High School, known as the Senate, has taken office following an exciting round of election speeches.

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Apr 29 Missing Sports Kit!

Posted in Sport.

If all parents/ guardians could have a good look at home for any school football kit (including socks) and hockey shirts that would be greatly appreciated.

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