Latest News

Lyndsay Reavley – House of Lords Award Winner!

Posted on 11 Oct 2017
On Wednesday 4th October, Lyndsay Reavley, Senior STEM teacher at High Tunstall College of Science attended the prestigious National STEM Inspiration Awards held at the House of Lords, London. Lyndsay had been nominated for an award in the Joan Sjovoll category by RTC North, regional

Cluster Tag Rugby Festival at HTCS!

Posted on 09 Oct 2017
Despite the cold and blistery conditions last week, all seven of our partner Primaries attended the Cluster Tag Rugby Festival at High Tunstall College of Science. There was a great atmosphere throughout the day and all pupils who were involved displayed excellent sportsmanship. Each

Professor Marcus Du Sautoy Visits HTCS!

Posted on 09 Oct 2017
Predicting the Future with Mathematics On Tuesday 3rd October Charles Simonyi Professor Marcus du Sautoy visited the North East to “Predict the Future with Mathematics”.  Marcus first attended High Tunstall College of Science where he was greeted by the Head Boy, Belal El-Mashharawi a

Art Matters!

Posted on 05 Oct 2017
Some of the Creative Arts Academy students have been working on a very exciting project in conjunction with the Childrens’ Department at Hartlepool Borough Council. After research findings linked young childrens’ use of vocabulary to their performance at GCSE and further the LA decide

Mosaics in the Park!

Posted on 02 Oct 2017
Nearly each and every student at High Tunstall College last year had the opportunity to leave their mark in the park for generations to come. As part of an initiative with Friends of Ward Jackson Park, who commissioned professional artists to replace the tired artwork in the park with

HTCS Wins Cricket County Cup Final !

Posted on 08 Sep 2017
Aadham makes them Khaliq & Matty Salv’s the Problem! In poor cricketing conditions, HTCS travelled north to take on St Leonard’s in the Durham County Cup Final. Electing to bat first, St Leonard’s were put on the back foot straight away thanks to a brilliant spel

Year 10 Duke of Edinburgh Bronze Expedition

Posted on 08 Sep 2017
On Monday 17th July, 2017, the Year 10 Duke of Edinburgh cohort began their final, qualifying expedition at Tan Hill in the North Yorkshire Dales.  Spirits were high, the skies were clear and the sun cream was liberally applied. The students made their way south, following the Pennine

Y6 Transition Fortnight!

Posted on 20 Jul 2017
During the last 2 weeks of term we welcomed our Y6 students into High Tunstall for their 2 week transition. The students followed a normal timetable which gave them an insight into what High Tunstall life is like. During the 2 weeks they also had a couple of special days such as Squas

Activity Day 2017!

Posted on 20 Jul 2017
Once again we had our Activity Day where students selected to go on an external trip or stay in college. The trips offered were Flamingo Land, Metro Centre, Bowling and Jump 360. All of the students were well behaved and had good time at these events. The college activities included,

Wise Drive 2017!

Posted on 20 Jul 2017
In July we took some of our Y10 students to M’Bro football stadium for the above event. The students attended 4 workshops which gave them valuable information about how to keep themselves safe when they eventually are old enough to drive. The sessions delivered were Seatbelt sled wher