We are delighted to inform you that we have gained the International School Award 2011 for the third time. The award is accredited for three years from 1 September 2011 to 31 August 2014.
Congratulations to the Year 6 football team who triumphed in the Northern Regional finals of the Under 11, 7 a side Tesco cup held at Newcastle's academy ground on Saturday 4 March 2012.
The tournament was a meeting of 12 county champions from all areas of the north including Yorkshire, Lancashire and Merseyside.
After overcoming schools from Cumbria, Durham, North Yorkshire and South Yorkshire in their group matches. The boys faced Barlow Hall school from Cheshire. An excellent performance was reflected in the 3-0 scoreline. The team throroughly merited their place as representatives of the north in the National Finals to be held at the UCL sportsground (Hertfordshire) on Saturday 19 May - particularly as they didn't concede a goal in any of their matches. Well done and good luck in the final.
Congratulations to Alexander Booth who was awarded the title of National Junior Indoor Rowing Champion which took place on Friday 23 March at Lee Valley Athletic Centre. Alexander secured his champion's title by rowing a record-beating 890 metres in just three minutes. He is now officially the National junior Indoor Rowing Champion, Year 8 boys. Well done.