News Category: Year 7 News
Mar 07 Basketball 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- […]
Mar 04 Chris Bradford Visit
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
Before Christmas the Key Stage 3 Parents’ Information Evening needed to be postponed due to the weather and we are pleased to inform you that this will now take place on Tuesday 30 January at 7 pm in Constance Green Hall. The information evening is offered to support you and your child as we are […]
Nov 30 ESAA National Finals
Last weekend we took 2 cross country teams to the ESAA national finals in Sevenoaks, Kent. This year the u13 girls’ and u13 boys’ teams qualified for the final, continuing a long streak of having teams compete in the finals. The u13 boys’ team finished 19th with the team of Joe Turnbull, Tom Midwood, Marcus […]
Nov 28 Advent Charity Campaigns
St Aidan’s are delighted to be involved in two advent charity campaigns this year. Mindful of the commandment to love God and to love our neighbour as ourselves, we would like to ask every form in Years 7-11 to contribute to the work of two charities working with some of the most vulnerable in our […]
We are delighted to share with you that the School Sport Magazine (which was published last week) has listed St. Aidan’s School as the 29th top sporting state school in the country. It is fantastic that the efforts of students and PE staff (both inside and outside the department) have been recognised in the School Sport […]
This week Year 7 have been enjoying 3 days in Northumberland. They have enjoyed a trip to Beamish as well as taking part in a variety of activities including high ropes, leap of faith, obstacle courses and zip wires! Our second trip is still underway with the right side of the year returning on Friday […]
The Pavilions of Harrogate are celebrating their 21st Birthday and they ran a competition for local students asking for designs for a 21st birthday card. The winner was Olivia Hawksworth in 8S! The judges were also so impressed with Emily Gee in Year 7 that they created another winner which will be the design for […]
Year 7 2018 We would be delighted to welcome parents/guardians to either of our two information evenings and families to the Saturday Open Day. Alternatively, parents/guardians are welcome to contact the school for an individual tour on any given working day. Open Evening – Tuesday 10th October 2017 @19.30 Open Evening – Thursday 12th October […]
Jun 27 Spotlight 2017
Spotlight 2017 Spotlight will held on the 5th July until 7th July. It starts at 7 pm and ticket prices are £3.50-£5.50. Tickets are available from www.positickets.co.uk
Jun 13 Healthy Eating Competition
Healthy Eating Competition in association with Fodder As part of the British Nutrition Foundations Health Eating Week 2017, St Aidan’s Year 7 students all joined in to create their own healthy cous cous salad. The local award winning food store, Fodder, who are part of the Yorkshire Agricultural Society, kindly agreed to sponsor […]
Jun 12 Junior Maths Challenge
One hundred and seventy seven of our Year 7 and 8 students took part in the Junior Maths Challenge in April and the results are now in! Year 7 achieved 2 Gold, 11 Silver and 28 Bronze awards. Year 8 achieved 7 Gold, 10 Silver and 17 Bronze awards. Two students also qualified for the Junior […]
The Art department are thrilled to announce the winners of the Planner Design competition 2017-2018. Congratulations to Sophia Bottomley in Year 9 and Adam Brain in Year 7. Dilys Lafon in Year 9 was also given highly commended as the art department felt that this was an excellent entry showing a very original design. The highly […]
Apr 25 Spotlight Auditions
These will take place on Tuesday 2nd May (Year 7), Tuesday 9th May (year 8), Thursday 11th May (Year 9). They will take place in the main hall from 3.45pm. Please see the letter here We look forward to welcoming everyone at these auditions.
Mar 29 Spotlight
St. Aidan’s ever popular KS3 show, Spotlight, will be returning for its 9th year this summer. We are looking for singers, dancers and actors in years 7-9 to take part. The launch will take place on Tuesday 4th April at 1.00pm in the gym (not CGH as previously advertised). Come along to find out about […]
A superb result for the St. Aidan’s Year 7 boys 5-a-side football team coming fifth in the national U12 English Schools 5-a-side indoor competition.
Feb 23 Year 7 Cross Country
Congratulations to two of our Year 7 boys, Ben Chumas and Henry Rhodes who represented North Yorkshire at the Northern Schools’ Inter Counties Cross Country.
Congratulations to the Year 7 boys’ football team who have made it through to the national finals in Derby. They will represent the North East after winning the regional round.
From September 2016 North Yorkshire will no longer support transport to denominational schools.
Dec 03 Public speaking competition
2nd December saw the final of the Year 7 public speaking competition. The standard was incredibly high with a diverse range of topics being covered from Australia to the X Factor! Judges Matthew Evans – Vicar of Christ Church, Judy Methven – drama and public speaking tutor and Emily Carter (BA Hons, Drama) – former St. Aidan’s […]