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Year 8 Communications Visit: June 2015!

Posted on 03 Jul 2015
On Tuesday 23rd June 2015, 63 students and 6 staff boarded a double decker coach and headed off on the adventure of the year! Thankfully, the weather was on our side as it was a bright and sunny day.  Here we headed for Stratford-Upon-Avon to visit Shakespeare’s birthplace.  After str

Languages for Lads – June 2015!

Posted on 30 Jun 2015
  On Friday 5th June a group of our talented Year 8 linguists travelled to the Sports Direct Arena in Newcastle to take part in the annual Languages for Lads day.  There were a range of activities to choose from including an interview in the N.U.F.C. press room with a French foot

Brussels and Bruges – June 2015!

Posted on 30 Jun 2015
  It has been said that the Ukraine and Belgium are more interesting than the U.S.A. (or something similar). I can’t vouch for this but when a French person (in our case, Miss Cotte) recommends a trip to Belgium, it does make you curious. So we thought High Tunstall should go and

Athletics Round Up!

Posted on 02 Jun 2015
On Monday 4th May 2015, our Junior and Inter Girls athletics teams travelled over to the new athletics track at Prissock Base in Middlesbrough for the Cleveland Round of the English Schools Athletics Competition. Whilst hopes were high for the two squads, the performances on the day m

Emily-Jo Small 8th September 1999 – 8th May 2015

Posted on 08 May 2015
We are very sad to announce the passing of Emily-Jo Small.  Emily-Jo joined the High Tunstall family in 2011 and fought illness throughout her time with us.  I know that all the High Tunstall community will miss her greatly.  Our thoughts are with her family and friends as they, and w

New Head Boy and Head Girl Announced 2015!

Posted on 07 May 2015
We are pleased to announce that the votes have been counted from today’s election and our new Head Boy and Head Girl for academic year 2015-16 are as follows; Head Boy – Matthew Ridley and Head Girl – Megan Smart Deputy Head Boy – Bradley Frank and Deputy Head

High Tunstall perform at Northern Stage!

Posted on 07 May 2015
  On Thursday 30th April, 12 of High Tunstall’s drama enthusiasts travelled up to Northern Stage in Newcastle with Miss Smith and Miss Jones to perform in the Connections Festival. Students had been rehearsing ‘The Accordion Shop’ for months, giving up lunch and time after colleg

Young Writers’ Grim Tales Published!

Posted on 05 May 2015
Thirty Four, High Tunstall students have been selected to have their writing published after entering a regional competition.  To celebrate World Book Day students were encouraged to enter the Young Writers’ Grim Tales mini saga competition which was open to all 11 to 18 year ol

Ski Trip 2016!

Posted on 30 Apr 2015
High Tunstall  students currently studying in Year 7, 8 and 9 are given the opportunity to attend the HTCS annual ski trip from Friday 25th March 2016 for 8 days. The ski trip will be to Alpine Meadows followed by a 2-night stop over in San Francisco.  The trip will include; Return fl

New York City Opportunity 2016!

Posted on 30 Apr 2015
High Tunstall students who are currently studying in Year 7, 8 and 9 are given the opportunity to attend the trip of a life time to New York City.  The 5 day tour will take place from Tuesday 29th March 2016. The visit will include; Return executive coach transfers to and from Heathro