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Y9 Bike Ride

On Friday 23rd of November Year 9 pupils took part in a bike ride around Rother Valley. The Rother Valley Country Park is a country park in Rotherham, South Yorkshire, close to the border with Sheffield and Derbyshire. It covers three square kilometres, has four artificial lakes, recreational activities and nature reserves. Pupils cycled one […]

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National Memorial Arboretum

On Monday 19th November KS3 pupils visited the National Memorial Arboretum, Britain’s year-round national site of remembrance at Alrewas, near Lichfield, Staffordshire. This trip featured as part of our Theme lessons were this half term we are covering War and Peace as our topic. The Arboretum is an evolving, maturing woodland landscape featuring 30,000 trees […]

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KS3 Athletics Tournament

On Thursday 18th October, 12 Key Stage 3 pupils took part in an athletics tournament at Alfreton Leisure Centre organised by our friends at the Amber Valley Sports Partnership. Pupils took part in four different sporting events over the course of the afternoon against other schools from within the Amber Valley. The events pupils took […]

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KS3 Theme Culture Day

On Wednesday 3rd of October, pupils in KS3 had a fantastic opportunity to try out various experiences from different cultures and countries as part of our Theme curriculum. Pupils worked on a carousel of different workshops throughout the day. These activities were as follows: 1. Steel drums playing (Music) 2. Fruit kebab making (Food technology) […]

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