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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

New Funding for High Tunstall Announced!

Posted on 09 Feb 2015
THE Government announced today (Monday 9 February) that High Tunstall College of Science has been successful in its bid for phase 2 of the Priority School Building Programme (PSBP). It’s too early to estimate how much funding High Tunstall will receive, but it’s likely to be substanti

Hückelhoven – The warmest of welcomes!

Posted on 03 Feb 2015
Year 9 students from High Tunstall College of Science were the first participants in the newly-established cultural exchange between Hartlepool and our twin town, Hückelhoven. This visit was a busy, fun-filled experience for all involved. The students and accompanying teachers stayed

Brilliant Club!

Posted on 21 Jan 2015
Twelve of High Tunstall’s highest performing students from Years 8 and 9 are embarking on an exciting new project working with The Brilliant Club. The Scholars Programme is a series of academic tutorials delivered by a PHd tutor from Durham University. The small group tutorials are de

Mentoring Professionial Workshops!

Posted on 21 Jan 2015
High Tunstall’s relationship with Mentoring Professionals has continued in the 2014-15 academic year with further delivery of workshops to increase student understanding about the opportunities in the world of work and increase their awareness of more specialised industries. There are