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Visit to the Neurophysiology Department at Sunderland Royal Hospital!

Posted on 21 Jul 2014
On Friday 11th July we had the opportunity to travel to Sunderland Royal Hospital to visit the Neurophysiology department. Arriving at the hospital for around 9am we made our way to the Neurophysiology department where, Amanda Winthorpe, a member of the clinical neurophysiology depart

Brazil Perform Better at Tunny Than Rio!

Posted on 17 Jul 2014
After six weeks of competing in their countries during lessons, students representing Brazil, Italy, Spain and Germany battled it out at our revamped Sports Day.  Within year groups, students competed in their countries across four events in the morning.  A gruelling obstacle relay, f

Year 8 London Visit 2014!

Posted on 15 Jul 2014
On Tuesday 8th July, 8am, 59 students and 6 members of staff rushed to get out of the thunder and lightning and onto a double decker coach heading for London Town. Our first port of call was ‘Warner Brothers Studios’ to see where the amazing Harry Potter was filmed.  We were all given

High Tunstall Crowned Champions of the North!

Posted on 14 Jul 2014
Following on from their successes of last season, High Tunstall were selected by the Durham Cricket Board to represent the county at the Chance2Shine regional finals competition at York Cricket Club. Teams representing Cumbria, Yorkshire and Northumberland were in attendance and High

National Final for Magistrates’ Court Mock Trial Competition!

Posted on 10 Jul 2014
Over the last few months, students at HTCS have been involved in a challenging competition.  The competition introduced them to the legal system as they undertook the roles of lawyers, magistrates and court staff. The students were required to prosecute and defend in teams against eac

Mentoring Professional Workshops!

Posted on 08 Jul 2014
In our desire to increase student understanding about the opportunities in the world of work and increase their awareness of more specialised industries over fifty students from year 9 and 10 were involved in workshops to gain insight from experience.  Through the Mentoring Profession

Class of 2014!

Posted on 08 Jul 2014
‘Live your life to the full and pursue your dream, and never forget the High Tunstall Team’ These were the closing sentiments from Mr Wainwright, Year 11 Leader, as he addressed the Class of 2014 at the Annual High Tunstall College of Science Leaver’s Prom and after

Hartlepool Music and Arts Festival Winners 2014!

Posted on 07 Jul 2014
On Saturday 5th July the choir attended the final of the Hartlepool Music and Arts Festival 2014 at the Town Hall Theatre, Hartlepool.  The choir were up against 3 other outstanding choirs and everybody’s performances were of an extremely high standard.  The choir performed “Freedom R

The Wizard of Oz!

Posted on 03 Jul 2014
For 3 nights High Tunstall was witness to yet another hugely successful College production.  This year ‘The Wizard of Oz’ entertained audiences from the 30th June until the 2nd July. Audiences were treated to popular favourites such as ‘somewhere over the rainbowR

Elite Sporting Trip to Durham Jets!

Posted on 01 Jul 2014
On 25th June, High Tunstall’s APP went on an elite sporting trip to Durham Jet’s own emirates county cricket club in Chester-le- street.  The trip for the group started with a warm up around the athletics track or a game of ‘one hand one bounce’ for a few of th