‘The words we use matter, the way we talk to people, communicate with them, write to them matters.’ – Ms Reid discusses how language, in fact, matters.
Rising Up Through Poetry
In response to Amanda Gorman’s poem at the presidential inauguration, Mrs Hardcastle reflects on the often misunderstood power of poetry.
Strategies For Successful Home Learning
The current lockdown may present new challenges. Our Headteacher and Senior Management Team suggest some strategies for successful home learning.
Art, Mindfulness & Lockdown 3.0
Inspired by a letter from a Year 2 pupil, Mr Schmit writes on the importance of mindfulness and creativity – making time for the things you love.
Grassroots Football & Covid-19
Grassroots football is essential to the long-term health of the sport for players at every level – the pandemic poses serious threats to its future stability.
The Importance Of Reading For Pleasure
The love of a good book… Mrs Hardcastle shares her love of literature and highlights how reading for pleasure is helping her to escape the lockdown gloom.
Adjusting To The ‘New Normal’
In an article originally written for ‘The Register’ during the first lockdown, Julia offers valuable insights and advice for our current Year 11 pupils.