6 July 2017: Inter-school athletics event

By | July 6th, 2017|news|

On Wednesday 21st June Thornton Hough Primary and Holy Trinity came to a Junior Athletics Day here at Kingsmead. In all, 16 Year 7 and 8 students helped to organise the day and they did an amazing job, warming up groups of children, explaining and demonstrating the events and measuring and recording. There were 96 [...]

6 July 2017: Caen trip – we’re heading for the Chateau!

By | July 6th, 2017|news|

The first pictures from the French trip are in - showing a coach full of weary travellers on the final stage of their journey. The pictures were taken in poor light and phones, so the quality is not as good as we would like - but the weariness is plain to see (but nothing a [...]

6 July 2017: Geographers wet their feet in Wales

By | July 6th, 2017|news|

Year 7 have been getting their feet wet in the River Alyn in Llanferres and Loggerheads, North Wales. The Geography Department ran a field trip to the River Alyn on Friday 30 June to give the students an opportunity to measure and record the river channel, the river flow and the river sediment as part [...]

29 June 2017: Crêpe, Suzette?

By | June 29th, 2017|news|

This week, the Year 7 French group had a deliciously authentic French lesson at the Sweet Pea Café. The order of the afternoon was to practise our French and Filipe, one of the owners, took our orders in French. All of the children were able to order their drink and a cake or a crêpe. [...]