News Category: Year 9 News
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 […]
Sep 12 School of Rock Cast List
SCHOOL OF ROCK CAST LIST SEPT 2017 Please find attached the latest cast list. Preparations are well underway and we look forward to welcoming you to the show!
Jul 03 School of Rock Cast List
The School of Rock cast list is now available. Please follow the links below: SCHOOL OF ROCK FULL CAST LIST CASTING INFORMATION SCHOOL OF ROCK CAST MEMBER INFORMATION FORM Thank you to everyone involved in the process and congratulations to our cast!
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 15 Rhine Year 9 Trip 2017
All the students are having a wonderful time on their trip this week.
We are delighted to inform you that Sophia and Jasmine have been selected to represent North Yorkshire in the 87th English Schools Track & Field Athletics Championships on the 7th & 8th July in Birmingham. Only 40 students have been selected from all the schools in North Yorkshire. We are sure that you will agree that this […]
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 […]
Mar 16 Wayside Trinity Workshops
Last week some of our Year 8 and Year 9 students took part in animation workshops. We are delighted to share some of their first attempts at animation:
Mar 15 Literacy Week
Battle of the Books During Literacy Week Battle we took a team from to the annual Literary Quiz for pupils in Years 9 and 10 from local schools competing for the Michael Rosen Trophy. The 2017 event was held at Roundhay School. . The quiz consists of six rounds of literary questions, this year the rounds […]
Mar 02 Careers Evening
On Thursday 9th March we will be holding our Careers Evening between 6pm and 8pm. We have over 40 businesses, organisations and universities coming into school to offer advice and guidance for our students in Year 9 onwards.
Mar 02 UKMT Team Maths Challenge
On March 1st we took a team of four students to the Regional Finals for the UKMT Team Maths Challenge. It was held at Lawnswood School in Leeds and there were 24 schools from across Yorkshire competing – a mixture of private and state schools. Our team – Yvette Wong (Y9), Finlay Garnham (Y9), Rebecca Davis (Y8) […]
Jan 18 Visit from Roly Keating
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 […]
Nov 15 York Army Museum Visit
Last week York Army Museum came in to run a workshop about World War 1 with a year 9 History group. They investigated the lives of different individuals (all from Yorkshire and one from Knaresborough) who fought in the war through their belongings and other artefacts. It was a wonderful session and we would like […]
On 6th October, St Aidan’s Church of England High School hosted its annual sports awards evening. There were 150 students from year groups 8, 9 and 10 who received an award, presented by wheel chair athletes Callum Hall and Jade Jones. Jade competed in the London 2012 Paralympics and more recently Rio, where she competed […]
Jan 26 Year 9 and 10 immunisations
The Meningitis ACWY vaccine and diphtheria, tetanus and polio vaccine dates are: Year 10 – Monday 29th February 2016 Year 9 – Tuesday 1st March 2016
Year 9 student Brendan Bell won the Harrogate and District NHS Foundation Trust’s e-card competition.