Year 13 News
The Chartered Management Institute (CMI) extended a unique invitation to St Aidan’s Sixth Form students in March, offering free attendance to their conference at the Queen’s Hotel in Leeds to celebrate International Womens’ Day. Fortuitously the conference took place on a Training Day which gave 7 students the opportunity to listen to inspirational speakers and network with senior professionals from […]
This week we welcome St Andrew’s University on the 14th March and Newcastle University on the 15th March. Both talks will be in the careers department and students are welcome to bring sandwiches. We look forward to welcoming you.
On 5th March the rearranged NE Regional Final of the Mace took place. There were six schools taking part in three debates. Our team of Patrick Toulson and Frankie Ryan-Casey won! They are now through to the National Finals on 21 March in London. They have been drawn against Dulwich College and we would like […]
Mar 06 STEM Careers Evening
All students and parents of Year’s 9 to 13 are invited to attend the school’s STEM Careers Evening on Wednesday 14th March from 6.00pm to 8.00pm. Over 50 employers and universities are attending to represent an amazing range of careers and opportunities in Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths. Please see below for information on who will […]
The following Universities will be coming into Careers on the following dates. We hope to see many of you there.
Jan 25 Oxbridge 2018
Fifteen students from the Associated Sixth Form have been offered places at Oxford and Cambridge for September 2018. Six students have received offers from Oxford and a further nine 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 […]
Dec 05 UKMT Senior Maths Challenge
The results came in yesterday for this year’s UKMT Senior Maths Challenge. We have had some really excellent results with 77% of our students achieving a certificate compared with 60% nationally. Over 82,000 pupils from across the UK entered. We have had 4 students who have been selected for the Senior Kangaroo (in the top […]
Nov 30 Mace Debating Competition
Well done to the Sixth Form debating team, Patrick Toulson and Francis Ryan-Casey. They travelled to Hill House school, Doncaster, on Monday 27th November for the first round of the Mace debating competition. They proposed the motion ‘This house would introduce espots to the Olympic Games’ against Tapton School Sheffield, who they defeated. They are […]
Eight students from the Associated Sixth Form took part in the maths team challenge in November. The two teams were faced with three gruelling rounds in a competition against twenty other schools. They worked well as individuals as well as a team, under intense time pressure, with difficult sums. Huge congratulations should go to both […]
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 […]
On Tuesday 14th November Squadron Leader Tait will be in the careers department. We look forward to welcoming the Royal Air Force and if anyone would like an individual appointment please contact the careers centre.
Sep 19 National Apprenticeship Show
This will be a fantastic event to gain more information about apprenticeship opportunities. Students are encouraged to attend on Thursday between 4.00pm and 6.30pm.
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!
Former students of the St Aidan’s and St John Fisher Associated Sixth Form are reaping the rewards of their hard work as they celebrate their A Level results and look ahead to new challenges. Figures released by UCAS show that over 350 students in the Association are planning to enter Higher Education this year, with […]
The Art department are delighted to announce that nine pieces of our students art work will be exhibited by the Royal British Academy. The work will be exhibited from Wednesday 13th July in the Mall Galleries, central London. A maximum of ten pieces can be selected per school so we are extremely proud of the […]
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!
John Dalrymple has recently won a regional religious studies essay competition organised annually by the North Yorkshire Humanist Association. John was up against stiff competition from both the state and independent sector and his essay entitled ‘Does religion have a future’ impressed the judges. He has been presented with a certificate and cheque by the group’s […]
May 09 Senate 2017-2018
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 […]