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21st Annual Awards Evening

Posted on 30 Nov 2015
Thank you to all parents/carers and students (past and present), who attended our 21st Annual Awards Evening on Thursday 19th November at the Borough Hall.  The evening was a resounding success and recognised students who have excelled in their subject areas.  Over Two hundred student

High Tunstall Continue their Winning Run in a Great Manor!

Posted on 18 Nov 2015
High Tunstall U13s continued their remarkable start to the season with a hard fought victory over local side Manor Academy in the second round of the Durham County Cup. In rainy, dark conditions it was the prowess that High Tunstall possessed from set pieces that proved the determinin

Turing House Launch their Fundraising Campaign!

Posted on 04 Nov 2015
On Friday 23rd October Turing house launched their campaign to raise as much money as possible for their chosen charity, Help for Heroes. The charity itself has supported us immensely with this by providing Heroes Charity bears, banners and bunting for the launch, as well as supplying

English Schools National Netball Cup

Posted on 14 Oct 2015
On Saturday 10th October, High Tunstall travelled to English Martyrs School for the County round of the English Schools National Netball Cup. The squad was a mixture of students from Key Stage 3 including several students from Year 7 & Year 8. First match we faced Carmel from Darl

“Reaching for the Stars with Helen Sharman”

Posted on 14 Oct 2015
On October 6th, we were delighted to host our first annual STEM lecture at the Borough Hall.  Hundreds of Primary, Secondary and Post-16 students, together with local dignitaries including the Mayor and Business Leaders were invited to join us for the Helen Sharman lecture, delivered

From a Land Down Under to a Land Up North

Posted on 07 Oct 2015
In a more Australia like climate, High Tunstall hosted Firbank All Girls Grammar School from Melbourne, Australia for a two night stay with staff and students hosting the families at their homes. On the first evening, High Tunstall and Firbank locked horns for a football fixture withi

Year 6 Parent/Carer Tours of the College

Posted on 05 Oct 2015
Tours of the college are available on Monday’s, Wednesday’s and Friday’s 9.00am-10.30am and 10.30am-12.00noon until October Half Term.  If you require any further information or would like to book a place please contact Julie Plaice at the college on 01429 261446.

Year 5 & 6 Open Evening Tuesday 29th September 2015

Posted on 23 Sep 2015
Staff and students wish to invite Year 5 & 6 students along with their Parent/Carer to our Open Evening on Tuesday 29th September 2015 6pm-8pm The evening will be an opportunity for you to look around the college, meet some of our students and staff and take part in some exciting

GCSE and A Level Successes

Posted on 07 Sep 2015
The 2015 GCSE results showcased many success stories that should be celebrated. 45.4% of the cohort achieved at least 1 A A*with deserved success to our top 12 achievers who amassed a combined 110 A* and A grades between them: Liberty Emerson Laura Jones Eleanor Hyde Andrew Morgan Amy

Helen Sharman Visit to High Tunstall

Posted on 07 Sep 2015
We are delighted to announce that Helen Sharman OBE, the first British astronaut has kindly agreed to take time out from her work at Imperial College, London to deliver a lecture ‘Seize the Moment’ and to spend time at High Tunstall, meeting our top STEM students and, sign