News Category: Year 12 News

Race to Lindisfarne!

Published on 3rd Feb 2021 in School News | Sixth Form | Sport | Wellbeing | Year 10 News | Year 11 News | Year 12 News | Year 13 News | Year 7 News | Year 8 News | Year 9 News.

In the last two weeks before half term we are going to have a school competition to see which year groups and students can walk/run/cycle the furthest! We would like to see how many times each year group can make it to Lindisfarne, the home of St. Aidan, and back. Lindisfarne is 150 miles away […]

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Sixth Form Students join the ‘Americast’-We Need to Talk About Kevin

Published on 2nd Feb 2021 in Politics | Year 12 News | Year 13 News.

Last Friday 29th January at 11pm, two of our students were asking some questions to Jon Sopel and Emily Maitlis on the BBC 4 Radio show-Americast! This is a really popular Podcast that the students listen to in their Politics lessons and after a week of emails asking to be on the popular show the […]

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Jubilee Award winner

Published on 11th Jan 2021 in Sixth Form | Year 12 News | Year 13 News.

  Associated Sixth Form student Josh Taylor has been declared the winner of Wetherby Town Council’s Annual Jubilee Award which recognises the achievements of outstanding young people. Josh was nominated by Rev Brendan Giblin, of St James Church. To read the full article in the Wetherby News, click here: http://bit.ly/Wetherbyaward

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Quality in Careers

Published on 16th Dec 2020 in Careers | School News | Sixth Form | Year 10 News | Year 11 News | Year 12 News | Year 13 News | Year 7 News | Year 8 News | Year 9 News.

We are delighted to announce that the Careers Department has once again been awarded the Quality in Careers Standard. This involved a rigorous evaluation of the careers information, advice and guidance programme delivered by our team of three fully qualified careers advisers together with our work experience coordinator. Our provision was assessed as fully meeting […]

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Virtual Senior Concert

Published on 19th Oct 2020 in Music | Year 10 News | Year 11 News | Year 12 News | Year 13 News | Year 9 News.

We are looking forward to showcasing our virtual senior concert. We will welcome performances until the 2nd November, either solos or group performances from Y9-13.

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Year 13 Virtual Leavers’ Assembly

Published on 22nd May 2020 in Sixth Form | Year 12 News | Year 13 News.

The St Aidan’s community was really sorry not to be able to give our Year 13s this year the send off they deserved to recognise and celebrate their time in the Associated Sixth Form. Staff and the Senate have come together to produce this virtual Leavers’ assembly and we hope that all our students and […]

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Careers University Talk

Published on 3rd Mar 2020 in Careers | Sixth Form | Year 12 News.

Yesterday lunchtime, Durham University visited our Careers Department to present a talk about life at Durham to our Year 12 students.

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Careers Evening 2020

Published on 2nd Mar 2020 in School News | Year 10 News | Year 11 News | Year 12 News | Year 13 News | Year 9 News.

Our annual STEM Careers Evening will take place on Thursday 12th March, 6pm-8pm in Constance Green Hall. Please click here for more information or see the poster below:

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Careers Events

Published on 12th Feb 2020 in Careers | Year 12 News | Year 13 News.

This week, we have lots of events going on within our Careers department! So far, we have had visits from the University of Manchester and the University of Nottingham, as well as a talk on Appenticeships for Year 13 students.

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St Aidan’s students triumph at the annual Rotary Club Technology Tournament

Published on 5th Feb 2020 in School News | Year 10 News | Year 12 News | Year 9 News.

The St Aidan’s Design and Technology Department assembled five teams to compete in the annual Rotary Club Technology Tournament held on Tuesday 4th February in Constance Green Hall.

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Student Investor Challenge Success

Published on 4th Feb 2020 in School News | Sixth Form | Year 12 News.

Congratulations to both Patrick Giblin and Josh Taylor who have secured a place in a National Semi Final for Student Investor Challenge.

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Year 12 Photography

Published on 31st Jan 2020 in School News | Sixth Form | Year 12 News.

It’s been a busy week in the Photography department! Year 12 Photographers have been discussing ‘What is a Portrait?’ and debate the Taylor Wessing Portraiture prize shortlist before selecting their winners.

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ESU Mace Debating Success

Published on 29th Jan 2020 in Sixth Form | Year 12 News.

Well done to the debating team of Dan Alcock, Owen Spafford, and Alfie Tyrrell, who were worthy winners in the second round of the ESU Mace competition at Easingwold School on Tuesday evening. All three speakers were commended by the judges for their assured performances. They now head to the NE Regional Finals in February.

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Holocaust Memorial Day

Published on 28th Jan 2020 in School News | Year 12 News.

Our Year 12 students had an assembly to mark Holocaust Memorial Day which was yesterday, 27th January.

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Art Department Update

Published on 20th Dec 2019 in Art | Year 12 News | Year 8 News.

It’s been another busy week before the end of term in the Art department. Year 8 have been creating sculptures and Year 12 have been exploring physical manipulation in Photography.

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Year 12 Food & Nutrition Talk

Published on 19th Dec 2019 in Sixth Form | Year 12 News.

Gale Filburn, owner of GRF Associates, a food, health and safety consultancy, came in to speak to Year 12 Food & Nutrition students about the function of Environmental Health Officers and the vital importance of food safety in the hospitality industry.

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Christmas Lunch for Year 7 and Sixth Form

Published on 17th Dec 2019 in School News | Year 12 News | Year 13 News | Year 7 News.

Today Year 7, 12 and 13 enjoyed their Christmas lunches in the Year 7 Dining Hall and Sixth Form Cafe!

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Engineering Student Awarded Prestigious National Scholarship

Published on 9th Dec 2019 in Sixth Form | Year 12 News.

Year 12 student Alex Dixon has been awarded a prestigious Arkwright Engineering Scholarship that identifies him as future leader in engineering.

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Year 12 Law Programme Event

Published on 28th Nov 2019 in Sixth Form | Year 12 News.

Our Year 12 cohort who applied for the Law Programme (LAP) had their first event in Leeds on the evening of Wednesday 27th November.

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Children in Need – Associated Sixth Form

Published on 19th Nov 2019 in School News | Sixth Form | Year 12 News | Year 13 News.

Our Associated Sixth Form students had a fantastic day of fundraising on Friday 15th November for Children in Need. The combined fundraising total for Main School and Sixth Form on Friday was £3402.12. And still counting!!

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