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Leeds Rhinos Netball Trip

In Homepage News, Physical Education by Salendine Nook

The PE department took some year 7&8 netballers to see Leeds Rhinos superleague team beat Severn Stars, we were then lucky enough to meet some of the amazing players. Including Jade Clarke who is England’s most capped player ever and Lydia Walker who is a former pupil of Salendine Nook. We’re glad everyone had a great time!

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Beauty and the Beast

In Drama, Homepage News by Salendine Nook

A massive congratulations to the whole Cast and Crew of Beauty and the Beast. The production ran over two nights and were a spectacular success!All pupils involved were absolutely fantastic, giving up their free time committing to after school and lunchtime rehearsals and working tirelessly to put this amazing production together. The PA team are so proud of everyone involved …

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Year 7 Frankenstein Theatre Trip

In English, Homepage News by Salendine Nook

We have organised a trip to see Mary Shelley’s seminal Gothic text Frankenstein as a performance at the Viaduct Theatre in Halifax. Letters have been emailed out but if you would like more information, please contact Miss Newing.

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Electrifying visit from Clare Weze – Author of The Lightning Catcher

In English, Learning Resource Centre by Salendine Nook

Children’s author Clare Weze delighted year seven with her recent visit to the schools Learning Resource Centre [LRC]. Every year seven student was given a copy of her debut book The Lightning Catcher to read over the summer break, and the book was a hit with both staff and students!   Students queued eagerly at lunchtime to talk to Clare …

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English Open Evening 2021

In English by Salendine Nook

Team English dressed up as our favourite Shakespeare characters for Open Evening last night. HG6 was transformed into Castle Dunsinane and prospective students and their families were guided around a series of stations to complete puzzles. If they worked out the playwright’s name correctly, they got a tasty treat at the end 🙂 Huge thanks to Mrs Gibson for the …

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Write It Out is BACK!!

In English by Salendine Nook

Creative writing sessions are re-starting this Friday, 24th September in HF9 with Miss White and Mrs Hepworth-Tweed. Look out for our first magazine issue of 2021-22 which will be released before half term!