News Archive: March 2018

Mar 22 Year 9 Textiles

Posted in Year 9 News.

Year 9 have been doing some fantastic work in textiles on their ‘Cultures and Countries’ project. The students have created some amazing slippers and bags using a wide variety of decorative techniques producing beautiful outcomes that are pictured below.

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Mar 22 The Great British Bike Off

Posted in School News.

The ‘Great British Bike-Off’, in aid of Sport Relief, came to a close last Friday with some spirited cycling from Heads of Year and the Senior Leadership Team. We have raised £2108.11 for Sports Relief. Thank you everyone for your support.

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Mar 20 Interested in studying Geography?

Posted in Careers, Year 11 News, Year 12 News.

The careers department look forward to welcoming anyone who is interested in studying Geography at University on the 27th March.  

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Mar 15 Chartered Management Institute Conference

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

The Chartered Management Institute (CMI) extended a unique invitation to St Aidan’s Sixth Form students in March, offering free attendance to their conference at the Queen’s Hotel in Leeds to celebrate International Womens’ Day.  Fortuitously the conference took place on a Training Day which gave 7 students the opportunity  to listen to inspirational speakers and network with senior professionals from […]

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Mar 13 University Visits 14th and 15th March

Posted in Careers, Year 11 News, Year 12 News, Year 13 News.

This week we welcome  St Andrew’s University on the 14th March and Newcastle University on the 15th March. Both talks will be in the careers department and students are welcome to bring sandwiches. We look forward to welcoming you.     

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Mar 08 Associated Sixth Form Debating Success

Posted in Year 12 News, Year 13 News.

On 5th March the rearranged NE Regional Final of the Mace took place. There were six schools taking part in three debates. Our team of Patrick Toulson and Frankie Ryan-Casey won! They are now through to the National Finals on 21 March in London. They have been drawn against Dulwich College and we would like […]

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Mar 07 Basketball News

Posted in Sport, Year 7 News, Year 8 News.

Over the last few weeks we have had some fantastic basketball results. Both the Year 7 and Year 8 teams went to the county championships at York College and were both undefeated in all 3 games becoming Country Champions. During the week before half term, St Aidan’s played against Queen Ethelburga’s (with players from Y8- […]

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Mar 06 STEM Careers Evening

Posted in Careers, Year 9 News, Year 10 News, Year 11 News, Year 12 News, Year 13 News.

All students and parents of  Year’s 9 to 13 are invited to attend the school’s STEM Careers Evening on Wednesday 14th March from 6.00pm to 8.00pm. Over 50 employers and universities are attending to represent an amazing range of careers and opportunities in Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths. Please see below for information on who will […]

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Mar 04 Chris Bradford Visit

Posted in English, School News, Year 7 News, Year 8 News, Year 9 News.

Chris Bradford was sorry he was unable to meet everyone at St Aidan’s on World Book Day. Anyone who requested a signed copy of his book will still receive the book – watch out for further details. Chris hopes to visit St Aidan’s in the future  

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