URGENT NEWS : Please note school will close tomorrow, 23rd October, at normal time and will reopen on the 2nd November.


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!


Christmas Event at Rudding Gates, Follifoot

Published on 17th Dec 2019 in Music | School News.

Yesterday afternoon our Brass Ensemble performed and led carols at Rudding Gates, Follifoot for Follifoot Primary School. This was a wonderful Christmas event for the community to enjoy.    


Mock Election – Voting

Published on 13th Dec 2019 in Politics | School News | Sixth Form.

Yesterday was Election Day at St Aidan’s! Our Sixth Form candidates have been campaigning for over a week and all the students from Years 7 – 13 voted for their party of choice. We were lucky enough to also have Stray FM in to interview some of our first time ‘real’ voters!  


Christmas Causeway Edition

Published on 12th Dec 2019 in School News.

For all the latest school news, please click on the link below for the Christmas edition of Causeway: Causeway December 2019


Ullswater continues!

Published on 12th Dec 2019 in School News | Trips | Year 8 News.

Here is a selection of photos from the Year 8 Outward Bound Trip to Ullswater and Howtown. Everyone is having a fantastic time!    


Sixth Form Safety Talk

Published on 11th Dec 2019 in School News | Sixth Form.

This afternoon the Sixth Form listened to a presentation from the police and fire brigade about safe driving and road awareness. It was a very thought provoking hour and we would also like to thank Lauren for coming along and sharing her story with our students.


Ullswater 2019

Published on 11th Dec 2019 in School News | Trips | Year 8 News.

Some of our Year 8 students are away in Ullswater and Howtown this week. The weather has been challenging, however this has not dampened their spirits and they are having a fantastic time.


Mock Election – Hustings

Published on 11th Dec 2019 in Politics | Sixth Form.

The Hustings was a great success yesterday in the Drama Studio, ahead of the Mock Election being held in school on Thursday 12th December. Well done to the candidates!


A Level Presentation of Certificates

Published on 10th Dec 2019 in School News | Sixth Form.

We are pleased to inform you that the guest speaker for our A Level Presentation of Certificates Evening on Wednesday 18th December will be Maisie Adam.


In Dulci Jubilo – Christmas Concert

Published on 9th Dec 2019 in Music | School News.

On Sunday 8th December Chamber Choir performed with Vocalis at St Wilfrid’s Church, Harrogate. This was a fantastic event and a great way to start the festive season.  


ESSA National Finals

Published on 9th Dec 2019 in School News | Sport.

All four of our Cross Country teams recently qualified for the ESSA National Finals in Sheffield. St Aidan’s were the only school to have qualified all four teams for this competition and the event took place this Saturday, 7th December.


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.


Year 13 Performing Arts

Published on 6th Dec 2019 in Dance | Drama & Theatre | Year 13 News.

We are incredibly proud of our Year 13 Performing Arts students who completed their Musical Theatre Techniques practical exam last night. This fantastic group of students performed repertoire from a variety of musicals and showcased their excellent talents. Well done!


Mock Election Campaign

Published on 5th Dec 2019 in Politics | School News | Sixth Form.

Ahead of the upcoming Mock Election, this morning our Year 11 students heard from four Sixth Form students who are representing different political parties in the Mock Election Campaign.


Year 7 Panto Trip departs!

Published on 4th Dec 2019 in School News | Year 7 News.

Our Year 7 students have left for an afternoon at the Leeds City Varieties Pantomime, ‘Little Red Riding Hood’!  


Community Concert at Aldborough Church

Published on 3rd Dec 2019 in Music | School News.

With the final strains of We Will Rock You still ringing in their ears almost, 80 St Aidan’s musicians in the shape of the Chamber Choir and the Symphonic Wind Band journeyed the 13 miles out to Aldborough, near Boroughbridge to give a concert of popular band and choral music on Thursday 28th November.


Christmas Card – Winning Entry 2019

Published on 3rd Dec 2019 in Uncategorized.

Congratulations to Nellie Rawlings in Year 8, our Christmas Card Design winner! Nellie’s design will be professionally printed and used to wish good festive cheer to friends of St Aidan’s.


Christmas Card Competition 2019

Published on 3rd Dec 2019 in Art | School News.

Here are some of the fabulous Christmas Card Competition entries from this year. These entries were all awarded Highly Commended – well done to everyone!


Snow Ball – FOSA Christmas Event

Published on 2nd Dec 2019 in FOSA | School News.

Thank you to everyone who came to support the FOSA Snow Ball this Saturday night. We had an amazing time and hope you all did too! We are still counting the money but we have raised in excess of £10,000 for school.


Year 10 Food and Nutrition Projects

Published on 29th Nov 2019 in Food Tech | School News | Year 10 News.

Year 10 Food and Nutrition students have concluded a most successful layered dessert projects with outstanding final products. All have increased fruit content, reduced sugar and reduced fat. Looking delicious!


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