News Category: Year 9 News

Nov 28 Advent Charity Campaigns

Posted in Worship, School News, Year 7 News, Year 8 News, Year 9 News, Year 10 News, Year 11 News.

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 […]

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Nov 21 National School Sports Achievement

Posted in School News, Sport, Year 7 News, Year 8 News, Year 9 News, Year 10 News, Year 11 News, Year 12 News, Year 13 News.

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 […]

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Sep 12 School of Rock Cast List

Posted in Dance, Drama & Theatre, Music, Year 9 News, Year 10 News, Year 11 News, Year 12 News, Year 13 News.

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!

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Jul 03 School of Rock Cast List

Posted in Drama & Theatre, Music, Year 9 News, Year 10 News, Year 11 News, Year 12 News, Year 13 News.

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!

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Jun 27 Spotlight 2017

Posted in Dance, Drama & Theatre, Music, Year 7 News, Year 8 News, Year 9 News.

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      

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Jun 15 Year 9 Trip to Valkenburg

Posted in Trips, Year 9 News.

They are having a wonderful time in Valkenburg..

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Jun 15 Rhine Year 9 Trip 2017

Posted in Trips, Year 9 News.

All the students are having a wonderful time on their trip this week.

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Jun 13 Sophia Bottomley and Jasmine Leyland

Posted in School News, Sport, Year 9 News.

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 […]

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Jun 06 Planner Design Winners 2017-2018

Posted in Art, Year 7 News, Year 8 News, Year 9 News.

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 […]

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Apr 25 Spotlight Auditions

Posted in Dance, Drama & Theatre, Year 7 News, Year 8 News, Year 9 News.

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.  

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Mar 29 Spotlight

Posted in Dance, Drama & Theatre, Music, Year 7 News, Year 8 News, Year 9 News.

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 […]

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Mar 16 Wayside Trinity Workshops

Posted in Art, Year 8 News, Year 9 News.

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:

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Mar 15 Literacy Week

Posted in English, School News, Year 9 News.

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 […]

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Mar 02 Careers Evening

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

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.

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Mar 02 UKMT Team Maths Challenge

Posted in Maths, Year 8 News, Year 9 News.

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) […]

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Jan 18 Visit from Roly Keating

Posted in Sixth Form, English, Year 9 News, Year 11 News.

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 […]

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Nov 15 York Army Museum Visit

Posted in School News, Year 9 News.

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 […]

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Oct 13 Celebrating Sporting Achievements

Posted in School News, Sport, Year 8 News, Year 9 News, Year 10 News.

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 […]

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Jan 26 Year 9 and 10 immunisations

Posted in Year 9 News, Year 10 News.

The  Meningitis ACWY vaccine and diphtheria, tetanus and polio vaccine dates are: Year 10 – Monday 29th February 2016 Year 9 – Tuesday 1st March 2016

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Jan 20 E Christmas card competition winner

Posted in School News, Year 9 News.

Year 9 student Brendan Bell won the Harrogate and District NHS Foundation Trust’s e-card competition.

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