Year 13 News
Pagen Spooner, Year 13 student, was selected to represent the England Team at a European Athletics Event in the Czech Republic on Saturday 6th April. She raced against International Athletes from across Europe in the 10km Race walk event. Pagen finished 25th out of a field of 38 athletes in the Czech Republic. She was […]
A representative from the Faculty of Medical Sciences at the University of Newcastle will be in school at lunchtime on Monday 8th April to talk about all the courses they offer including Medicine, Dentistry, Biomedical Science, Nutrition, Psychology and Sports Science. The talk will be in the Careers Department and start promptly 12.45pm.
Pagen Spooner, Year 13 student, has been selected to represent the England Team at a European Athletics Event in the Czech Republic. She will be racing against International Athletes from across Europe in the 10km Race walk event. She will be travelling out to the Czech Republic with the rest of the England team, with […]
Mar 19 Sixth Form at Swinton Park
Did you know you should boil your bagels before baking? Sixth Form students studying Food Science and Nutrition had an amazing time at Swinton Park Spa Hotel on Wednesday 6th March, researching for their exam coursework. Part of their brief is to design a menu suitable for serving at a Health Spa and they could […]
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.
Well done to all the Year 13 A Level Dance students who had their performance evening this week. Also well done and thank you to students from both schools who performed in the choreography pieces.
Mar 07 Sixth Form Ski Trip
Last week some of our Sixth Form students enjoyed a wonderful week skiing in Superdevoluy, France. The conditions were fantastic and all students enjoyed the trip whether beginners, intermediate or advanced. As well as skiing the group also enjoyed plenty of other activities including snowshoeing through the forest! Thank you to all the staff who […]
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, […]
Student Finance Applications for Year 13 students are now open! For more information please visit the links on the Year 13 page of the Careers Department section of the school website. Alternatively, follow the links below: Student Finance – How you’re Assessed and Paid Student Finance – Explanation for Parents Student Finance Package
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 […]
Feb 14 Upcoming Careers Events
University of Liverpool Event – A representative of University of Liverpool will be available to talk to students from 1pm-1.30pm on Wednesday 20th February in the Sixth Form Cafe at St John Fisher. All students welcome. Further events include… BBC Careers Event – On Friday 22nd February, 12.45pm-1.30pm the BBC are coming to Constance Green Hall […]
Feb 12 Pagen Spooner wins Bronze
Congratulations to Pagen who competed in the 5000m Race Walk at the British Athletics Championships in Birmingham this weekend (10th February at 1.55pm). She secured a Bronze medal – congratulations Pagen!
Feb 05 Pagen Spooner
Congratulations to Pagen who will be competing in the 5000m Race Walk at the British Athletics Championships in Birmingham this weekend (10th February at 1.55pm). Pagen has been invited following her fantastic performances resulting in silver medals at the English Indoor Athletics Championships and English Schools Championships.Viewers will be able to see the action on […]
Jan 29 Lauren secures place at Yale
Congratulations to Lauren Carey who has a place at Yale in September. More details will follow..
Jan 29 MACE Competition
Well done to the debating team from St Aidan’s and St John Fisher Associated Sixth Form. In the second round of the MACE debating competition held last week at Harrogate Grammar School, the team defeated St Peter’s of York and are now through to the NE Regional Finals. Congratulations Frankie Ryan-Casey and Owen Spafford.
Jan 22 Heather Jane Taylor Visit
Last week we were delighted to welcome Heather Jane Taylor into school. Heather is a soloist with Leeds Symphony Orchestra and came into school to sing to our Year 12/13 A Level Music groups a number of Mozart arias from The Marriage of Figaro, which they are studying. Heather enjoys a fantastic singing career after studying […]
Jan 22 Oxbridge Offers 2019
Eleven students from the Associated Sixth Form have been offered places at Oxford and Cambridge for September 2019. Six students have received offers from Oxford and a further five have offers from Cambridge. We would like to congratulate the students on their outstanding achievement. It reflects their hard work, impressive academic ability and the dedication […]