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Year 9 STEM Ambassadors!

Posted on 18 Dec 2014
HTCS are delighted to introduce the New Year 9 STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) students for the forthcoming academic year.  After potential students were highlighted for outstanding performance/progress within the Science, Mathematics and Technology faculties t

Senior Citizens Christmas Party!

Posted on 18 Dec 2014
On Monday 15th December, the year 11 Hospitality students planned and prepared a Christmas meal and invited 19 local senior citizens. This involved a lot of work – research, trialling recipes, producing a menu, table laying, planning the entertainment, working out costs and port

HTCS Celebrating Sporting Excellence During the Autumn Term 2014!

Posted on 04 Dec 2014
Below is a montage of the sporting highlights of the academic year so far. The video includes highlights of our Advanced Performance Programme and the wide range of sporting successes we have had between September and December. Notable inclusions in the video include our Town Champion

Christmas Fayre Raffle Prize Winners!

Posted on 03 Dec 2014
Winning raffle prize winners from the Christmas Fayre are as follows; White Ticket 136, 232, 244 and 297 Green Ticket 832, 868 Pink Ticket 16, 20, 25, 43, 49, 80, 101 and 125 Yellow and White Ticket 35, 176, 189, 228, 343, 400 and 490 Yellow Ticket 710, 720, 804, 890 and 969 Please co

Slaley Hall Open Their Doors to High Tunstall!

Posted on 03 Dec 2014
As part of GCSE coursework our students have to prepare a promotional strategy and product mix for a new luxury hotel opening up.  To support the students’ learning we took them to Slaley Hall in Northumberland.  Students were shown around the hotel, the golf course, the bars an

Twentieth Annual Awards Evening!

Posted on 25 Nov 2014
On Thursday 20th November we celebrated our 20th Annual Awards Evening at the Borough Hall.  The evening is held annually to recognise students who have excelled in their subject areas.  Two hundred students were presented with awards during the evening with approximately 280 awards p

The Hills Are Alive With The Sound Of High Tunstall!

Posted on 19 Nov 2014
On Saturday 15th November 58 students and staff took to the hills of the North Yorkshire Moors to complete their Duke of Edinburgh Bronze Award navigation training.  The year 10 students from High Tunstall are preparing for their expeditions in 2015 and were out in force as they set o

HTCS World War One Battlefields Trip 2014

Posted on 19 Nov 2014
During the October Half Term, Thirty High Tunstall students visited the hospitable country of Belgium on a First World War Battlefields trip.  Leaving at 6:00am on the 24th October, it was still dark when we set off for the Eurotunnel!  We arrived in the beautiful medieval town of Ypr

Daniel Spires at the Federation of European Wadokai Championships!

Posted on 12 Nov 2014
Please see below photo of Daniel Spires with his medal from the Federation of European Wadokai Championships as part of the England Squad.  Daniel has been training at Hartlepool Wadokai Karate Club since 2008, and is now training around 3-4 times per week, including high performance

APP ‘Tri Their Best for Charity’!

Posted on 05 Nov 2014
A fantastic afternoon of effort and determination from our APP students as they completed their triathlon challenge. Students swam 1500m, cycled 20km and ran 10km in groups of 2 or 3 to raise over £400 for the Hartlepool branch of the Salvation Army. The quickest group were our year 8