News Archive: January 2017

Jan 26 Dawn Leggott Visit, learning a foreign language

Posted in Uncategorized.

This week we were delighted to welcome Dawn Leggott, Dawn Leggott Consulting Ltd. Dawn talked to 220 Year 10 pupils studying French, German and Spanish about the advantages of learning a foreign language – increasing confidence,  boosting career prospects and widening opportunities. Only 1 in 14 people in the world speak English as their first […]

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Jan 26 Year 11 Sixth Form Forum

Posted in Careers, Year 11 News.

Our Year 11’s had a great afternoon on the 25th January as they were able to visit Constance Green Hall to explore their option choices for Year 12. Each subject had a stand and our Associated Sixth Form were there to offer advice and guidance.

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Jan 18 Visit from Roly Keating

Posted in Sixth Form, English, Year 9 News, Year 11 News.

St Aidan’s were delighted to have a very welcome visit from British Library CEO, Roly Keating last week. He spent the morning talking to pupils in Year 11 and Year 9 English classes as well as speaking with Sixth Form students taking Media Studies, History and Politics courses. Roly took over the top job at the British Library […]

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Jan 18 St Aidan’s Celebrates A Level success

Posted in Sixth Form, Exam News.

Former students of St Aidan’s returned to the school recently to celebrate their academic successes at the Presentation of A Level Certificates Evening. The event began with a drinks reception, after which memories of the musical talent in the year group were evoked by a group led by Tom Knowles, who himself went on to […]

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Jan 18 St Aidan’s in top 100 sporting schools

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The School Sport Magazine collates the results of hundreds of different English Schools competitions and comes up with a list of the top 100 State Schools for Sport. This is the second year St Aidan’s have been in the list and are the only non selective school from North Yorkshire in the top 60.  In 2015 we were 57th […]

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Jan 11 School of Rock

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We will be auditioning soon for our new production School of Rock.  

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