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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

Advice from Paul Russell Ahead of APP Triathlon!

Posted on 22 Oct 2014
On Tuesday 9th December, our APP students, GAT students from Manor and scholars from the Elite Sport Program at Hartlepool Sixth Form Centre will participate in a Sports Psychology Conference led by leading Sports Psychologist Paul Russell.  Ahead of the Triathlon challenge taking par

Taylor-Made Win for the Year 7s!

Posted on 22 Oct 2014
Well done to our year 7 football team on picking up a great 5-1 win away at Greenfield School in Newton Aycliffe. Some great performances from the boys, notably Aaron Muir on debut in goal and Charlie Bentley at the back.  The star was undoubtedly Ellis Taylor who scored four times in

Ellie-Mae Morgan: 17th December 1997 – 17th October 2014

Posted on 17 Oct 2014
We are very sad to announce the passing of Ellie-Mae Morgan. Ellie-Mae has and always will be a part of the High Tunstall family. She was a brave and strong young lady, a true fighter who could light up any room. Ellie-Mae will be missed by all and our thoughts are with her family and

Year 9 Netball Tournament!

Posted on 14 Oct 2014
High Tunstall Year 9 Team: GK Sophie Sharpe/Jade Burnett GD Emma Scarborough WD Jessica Foster C Holly Salvin WA Hannah Johnson GA Chloe Monkman GS Ohona Imran High Tunstall’s first game was against St Hilds school.  We got off to a quick start working the ball down the court qu

Italy Trip 2014!

Posted on 01 Oct 2014
On a whole, the Italy trip was very enjoyable and we saw lots of amazing geographical sites.  These included Pompeii, which was fascinating, Mount Vesuvius and the Amalfi Coast.  Also, on the first afternoon we chilled out on the beach and sunbathed, which was a great start to an amaz