News Category: Year 10 News
May 14 Causeway
Please see the latest edition of Causeway, our Jubilee Edition below: Causeway May 2019 Jubilee Edition
On Saturday 18th May 2019 Friends of St Aidan’s (FOSA) are tackling the beautiful Yorkshire Three Peaks. We will be taking in the big hills of PenYGhent, Whernside, and Ingleborough in under 12 hours. Fund raising and training is well underway but we need all the support we can get. This year 75% of funds […]
Ellie Crabtree, Year 10 student, competed with Leeds Synchro at the Synchronised Swimming British National Championships this weekend. She was swimming as a member of the Leeds Senior Team she won three team Bronze National medals. Congratulations to Ellie on this achievement.
Apr 15 Year 10 Football Update
Well done to the Year 10 Football team who followed up their North Yorkshire final with a win against St John Fisher School on penalties in the semi final of the Harrogate and Craven Cup competition. The final will be after Easter, congratulations boys!
Apr 15 Loch Eil Photographs
Here are some more photos from our Year 10 trip to Loch Eil this term. The students had a fantastic time, taking in this beautiful part of Scotland.
Apr 11 Year 10 Football
Congratulations to all of the boys who have played so well for the Year 10 Football team so far this season. In a thrilling semi-final, the boys beat Rossett School to reach the North Yorkshire Cup Final, a trophy they won last year. The final was played at Whitby Town’s ground against a strong and […]
Mrs Hedges was so impressed by our Year 10 GCSE Food and Nutrition class yesterday – with their very seasonal cooking! The students made Hot Cross Buns to celebrate Easter and to put into practice the food science of bread making.
Apr 02 Loch Eil 2019
The sun is shining in Loch Eil and our Year 10 students are having a fantastic time! The students enjoyed a Saturday night jog and dip in the beautiful surroundings of Ben Nevis. On Sunday they took part in a self-made abseil and on Monday the group stopped for lunch whilst canoeing on the Loch.
Mar 22 Squash Success
Our U16 Boys have won the England Squash National Plate finals in Nottingham. The team beat Bromsgrove School and Tytherington in the first round. Finals Beat – St Aidan’s 127 vs 69 Bradfield School. Semi Final – St Aidan’s 144 vs 115 Exeter School. Final – St Aidan’s 154 vs 80 Sevenoaks School. Congratulations boys!
Mar 18 Careers Evening Success
Over 65 employers, universities, colleges and training providers attended our annual Careers Evening in Constance Green Hall on Thursday 14th March. This was a fantastic event – thank you to all staff, students and parents who supported this evening.
Mar 12 Careers Evening Reminder
All students and parents in Years 9 to 13 are invited to attend the school’s Careers Evening on Thursday 14th March which is being held in Constance Green Hall from 6.00pm to 8.00pm. Over 65 employers, universities, colleges and training providers are attending to represent an amazing range of careers and opportunities within the Humanities, […]
Eddie Murray, Year 10 student, has recently played at the National Squash Tournament, London. The following weekend, he played for Yorkshire at the finals weekend of the National Counties Junior Championship, having qualified through the previous rounds. Eddie played all matches for the Yorkshire Under 15s team, as they finished as Runners Up – out […]
Mar 07 Maths Feast
On Tuesday 5th March, eight of our Year 10 students enjoyed two and a half hours at a Maths Feast! Well done to both teams who were commended for scoring highly in all rounds!
Mar 07 Careers Evening
All students and parents in Years 9 to 13 are invited to attend the school’s Careers Evening on Thursday 14th March which is being held in Constance Green Hall from 6.00pm to 8.00pm. Over 65 employers, universities, colleges and training providers are attending to represent an amazing range of careers and opportunities within the Humanities, Languages, Business, […]
Beth Miller, Year 10 student, was the first placed girl and an impressive second overall at the RS Tera Pro World Championships at RS Games in Weymouth Portland, sailing in the 66-strong RS Tera Pro Fleet for older juniors in the class, likewise having to contend with some strong breezes. Over five days and 12 […]
Feb 20 Literacy Week 2019
Monday 4th March – Friday 8th March A week to celebrate literacy: events, competitions, quizzes and more… get involved! What’s on? MONDAYLook out for our form time book quiz- do you know the authors? Get book tokens from your tutor-£1 off any book.TUESDAY The pop up library is in reception every lunchtime this week. Pop […]
Feb 20 February Sports Round-Up
Monday 11th February Year 10 Boys Area Basketball- A very good performance from the year 10 boys as they became area champions after beating King James and Boroughbridge. Year 7 Netball B,C,D,Ev Rossett + Harrogate Grammar- The year 7 girls won 2 games against Rossett, and drew and lost against grammar Tuesday 12th February U14 […]
Feb 19 Jazz Evening 2019
Last week we held a wonderful Valentines Jazz Evening in Constance Green Hall. The evening featured Swing Band, St Aidan’s Jazz Ensembles (SAJE), Girls Choir and Year 9 Dancers. This year there were also a number of individual performances which were warmly received by an extremely enthusiastic audience. We would like to thank all students […]
Eddie Murray in Year 10 has qualified to play in a National Squash Competition to be held in London between 16th and 18th February. Many congratulations to Eddie on this achievement and we wish him well in the competition.
Dec 19 Christmas Lunch
This week all year groups will get the opportunity to enjoy a delicious Christmas lunch in our various restaurants. We would like to thank all our catering staff for their hard work.