Year 10 footballers win the County Cup

Published on 11th May 2017 in Sport | Year 10 News.

The year 10 football team retained the county cup with a fantastic 2-1 victory over a tough Tadcaster team. The team have worked extremely well together over the season and they are real credit to themselves and the school. Team: Rob Hancock, Jack Holliday, Ben Taylor, Tom Simmons, Ted Towers, James Denton, Freddie Dunsmore, Jack […]


Senate 2017-2018

Published on 9th May 2017 in School News | Sixth Form | Year 12 News | Year 13 News.

The new student council at St Aidan’s High School, known as the Senate, has taken office following an exciting round of election speeches. The candidates delivered short presentations in order to attract the votes of their peers. There was a high turn-out for the election and the successful candidates are now taking on the challenge […]


Annie Cardwell

Published on 4th May 2017 in Sport | Year 10 News.

Due to all her hard work and commitment during recent months, Annie Cardwell has come through two trials and gained a place in the Yorkshire Girls County Age Group Under 15 Squad for this season. Well done Annie.


Charity Clothes Swap and Fashion Show

Published on 2nd May 2017 in School News.

We shall be holding this event on 5th May in Constance Green Hall. For more information and for tickets please visit  here. This will be a fantastic event and a chance to update your wardrobe and raise some money for charity.


U15 Girls Cricket

Published on 2nd May 2017 in Sport | Year 10 News.

Congratulations to the U-15 girls indoor cricket team who were crowned North of England Champions at the Regional Finals at Bolton Arena on Wednesday 26th April. In their group matches St Aidan’s beat Queen Elizabeth High School from Northumberland, St Nicholas R.C School from Cheshire and Urmston School Lancashire. In the semi-finals they beat Egglescliffe […]


Year 11 Prom

Published on 25th Apr 2017 in Year 11 News.

It will soon be Prom time! Year 11 Prom is in CGH Wednesday 28th June, 7.30-11pm It promises to be a fantastic event including DJ, photobooth, food and one last chance for the whole year group to celebrate their time at St Aidan’s together. Prom ticket only: £16 Yearbook only: £14 Both: £30 Payment (preferably […]


Helen Mort Visit

Published on 25th Apr 2017 in English.

During April, the writer Helen Mort came into school for the day to run a number of workshops and talk to the Year 10s in the hall. Helen is a celebrated poet, a five-times winner of the Foyle Young Poets award; she has also received an Eric Gregory Award from The Society of Authors. Her first […]


Spotlight Auditions

Published on 25th Apr 2017 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.  



Published on 29th Mar 2017 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 […]


Yorkshire Team for Jessica

Published on 29th Mar 2017 in Sport | Year 8 News.

Congratulations to Jessica Thompson who has been selected for the Yorkshire Under 13 Cricket Team.


Mock Exam Venue Changes Year 12

Published on 23rd Mar 2017 in Exam News | Sixth Form | Year 12 News.

Please click on the link below to see the change of venues for the Mock Exams for Year 12 starting Monday 27th March. Changes of venue for mock exams


St Aidan’s concert at Bolton Priory

Published on 21st Mar 2017 in Music.

We are very much looking forward to the St Aidan’s Swing Band and Chamber Choir going to Bolton Priory for a concert on the evening of Saturday May 6 2017.  The concert opens their regular summer concert series, more details of which can be found on their website: Tickets are £12 each and 50% of the net proceeds […]


School of Rock Auditions

Published on 21st Mar 2017 in Dance | Drama & Theatre | Music | School News | Sixth Form.

The School of Rock Auditions are taking place after the Easter break. Please click the link below for more information.. SCHOOL OF ROCK AUDITION INFORMATION 2017


Wayside Trinity Workshops

Published on 16th Mar 2017 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:


Gap YearTalks

Published on 16th Mar 2017 in Careers | Sixth Form.

Representatives from International Citizen Service and Asia Africa Ventures will be in school next week to talk to Year 12 students about the advantages of taking a gap year and how to best plan and prepare for one.      


Literacy Week

Published on 15th Mar 2017 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 […]


National Quality Standard in Careers Education

Published on 14th Mar 2017 in Careers | School News | Sixth Form.

St Aidan’s Church of England High School, St John Fisher Catholic High School and the Associated Sixth Form are the first schools in the UK to be awarded the National Quality Standard in Careers Education, Information Advice and Guidance. Both schools are delighted to receive this award from C&K Careers in recognition of the work […]


U15 Yorkshire Cricket Champions

Published on 9th Mar 2017 in Sport | Year 10 News.

St Aidan’s took part in the Under 15 Taverners Indoor Cricket Competition on the 3rd March. The team won every game in their pool convincingly as well as their semi final and final. The whole team were outstanding, bowling all teams out in all games and are extremely proud to have become Yorkshire Champions. The […]


Quarter Finals of the English Schools Cup

Published on 9th Mar 2017 in Sport | Year 8 News.

The Year 8 boys were in the Quarter Final of the English Schools Open cup vs Canon Slade School from Bolton on the 6th March. The game was played at The CNG Stadium home of Harrogate Town. St Aidan’s went 1-0 up in the first half, which they dominated, with a goal from Louis Golby. Canon […]


Careers Evening Exhibitors

Published on 2nd Mar 2017 in Careers | Uncategorized.


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