News Archive: May 2017

May 24 Athletics Report

Posted in Uncategorized.

All 4 of our teams – u13 and u15 girls; and u13 and u15 boys competed in York, in the North Yorkshire round of the English Schools Athletics Association cup – the ESAA cup last week. This is a national competition in which athletes must compete in 1 track and 1 field event and teams are […]

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May 18 Athletics News

Posted in Sport.

Congratulations to all of our athletes who did really at the regional athletics competition this week. We will now be taking around 60 students to the English schools athletics regional finals in Gateshead on the 13th June.

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May 18 U15 Girls Cricket Success

Posted in Sport.

The St Aidan’s U-15 girls cricket team competed at the National Indoor Cricket Finals at Lords on Monday 15th May. There were 800 schools that initially entered the competition back in September, which is indicative of the growing popularity of the women’s game. The competition was fierce and the standard of cricket was very high. […]

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May 17 Religious Studies Essay Winner

Posted in Worship, Year 12 News, Year 13 News.

John Dalrymple has recently won a regional religious studies essay competition organised annually by the North Yorkshire Humanist Association. John was up against stiff competition from both the state and independent sector and his essay entitled ‘Does religion have a future’ impressed the judges. He has been presented with a certificate and cheque by the group’s […]

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May 11 Year 10 footballers win the County Cup

Posted in Sport, Year 10 News.

The year 10 football team retained the county cup with a fantastic 2-1 victory over a tough Tadcaster team. The team have worked extremely well together over the season and they are real credit to themselves and the school. Team: Rob Hancock, Jack Holliday, Ben Taylor, Tom Simmons, Ted Towers, James Denton, Freddie Dunsmore, Jack […]

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May 09 Senate 2017-2018

Posted in Sixth Form, School News, Year 12 News, Year 13 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. The candidates delivered short presentations in order to attract the votes of their peers. There was a high turn-out for the election and the successful candidates are now taking on the challenge […]

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May 04 Annie Cardwell

Posted in Sport, Year 10 News.

Due to all her hard work and commitment during recent months, Annie Cardwell has come through two trials and gained a place in the Yorkshire Girls County Age Group Under 15 Squad for this season. Well done Annie.

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May 02 Charity Clothes Swap and Fashion Show

Posted in School News.

We shall be holding this event on 5th May in Constance Green Hall. For more information and for tickets please visit  here. This will be a fantastic event and a chance to update your wardrobe and raise some money for charity.

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May 02 U15 Girls Cricket

Posted in Sport, Year 10 News.

Congratulations to the U-15 girls indoor cricket team who were crowned North of England Champions at the Regional Finals at Bolton Arena on Wednesday 26th April. In their group matches St Aidan’s beat Queen Elizabeth High School from Northumberland, St Nicholas R.C School from Cheshire and Urmston School Lancashire. In the semi-finals they beat Egglescliffe […]

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