NEWS ARCHIVE: January 2017

Dawn Leggott Visit, learning a foreign language

Published on 26th Jan 2017 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 […]


Year 11 Sixth Form Forum

Published on 26th Jan 2017 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.


Visit from Roly Keating

Published on 18th Jan 2017 in English | Sixth Form | Year 11 News | Year 9 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 […]


St Aidan’s Celebrates A Level success

Published on 18th Jan 2017 in Exam News | Sixth Form.

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 […]


St Aidan’s in top 100 sporting schools

Published on 18th Jan 2017 in Uncategorized.

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 […]


School of Rock

Published on 11th Jan 2017 in Uncategorized.

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


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