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Solar Eclipse!

Posted on 26 Mar 2015
On Friday 20th March, High Tunstall students took to the college field to witness the solar eclipse.  Another solar eclipse will not occur in Europe until 2026.  Although it was a particularly cloudy day the students did manage to catch a glimpse of the eclipse whilst wearing their ec

High Tunstall Crowned County Champions!

Posted on 26 Mar 2015
After five years together as a team, High Tunstall Under 16s had the opportunity to sign off in style with a Durham County Cup Final appearance against St John’s from Bishop Auckland. Preparations started well with the team holding a pre-match meal in the fantastic Durham University M

Staff Strictly Come Dancing!

Posted on 25 Mar 2015
A frenzy of last minute rehearsals led to a hugely successful ‘Staff Strictly Come Dancing’ which saw 14 teachers dance their way to raising £838 for the Year 11 Prom Fund and a Dementia charity.  The show took part over two evenings and it was lovely to see our hard working teachers

Comic Relief 2015!

Posted on 23 Mar 2015
On Friday 13th March staff and students came together to raise as much money as possible for Comic Relief.  Various activities had been arranged such as teacher sponging, bubble football (see video below), tuck shop, creating a the coin picture (see below), sponsored silence and much

High Tunstall Reach Durham County Cup Final!

Posted on 19 Mar 2015
After entering the Durham County Cup in September along with 53 other schools from as far North as North Shields and as far south as Hartlepool, the possibility of reaching the final seemed a long way away.  On Wednesday evening however, that dream became a reality for High Tunstall C

Great start to the cricket season for High Tunstall!

Posted on 19 Mar 2015
As part of our ongoing affiliation with the Durham Cricket Board, High Tunstall hosted two Fixtures v Dyke House in the Town Indoor Cricket League. U13s posted 97/2 in 8 overs and restricted Dyke House to 37/5 from their 8 overs. U15s posted 84/2 in 8 overs and restricted the visitors

The Young Rugby Guns Keep Firing at High Tunstall!

Posted on 11 Mar 2015
High Tunstall College of Science claimed their second Town Rugby Championship in as many weeks, with the Year 7 squad claiming the spoils at the inaugural tournament, a week after the Year 8 squad had claimed the same title. Hartlepool Rovers RFC were the host of the Year 7 festival o

Top of the Tries!

Posted on 03 Mar 2015
High Tunstall Year 8 Rugby Squad claimed another piece of silverware this week when they were crowned Hartlepool Town Rugby Champions 2015. Drawn against Dyke House in the first round of the tournament, the HTCS boys knew that they had to come out of the blocks firing, and that is exa

Youth Speaks 2015!

Posted on 02 Mar 2015
A Passion for Debate On February 12th, High Tunstall Debate Teams expertly delivered their annual ‘Youth Speaks’ competition speeches to the Rotary Club Judges and an audience of local dignitaries, parents, colleagues and friends. Unlike many other local Schools and Colleges, we again

Tunny Rifles!

Posted on 26 Feb 2015
THE YEAR WE’VE HAD The year just gone has seen Tunny Rifles work with other detatchments to take part in inter-company and inter-county athletics. We have enjoyed visits to the BAE munitions where we learnt about how ammunition is made and apprentiships and graduateships within BAE sy