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Duke of Edinburgh Qualifying Expedition!

Posted on 18 Jul 2018
On Friday 13th July, 2018, 39 Year 9 and Year 10 Duke of Edinburgh students set off on the Qualifying Expedition for the Yorkshire Dales. The cohort started their journey across the Stonesdale Moor from Tan Hill in the North Yorkshire Dales.  The weather was overcast, in fact a few sp

Danby and Whitby Visit 2018!

Posted on 05 Jul 2018
On the 28th June and 4th July, the Year 10 Geographers visited Danby and Whitby to undertake their geographical enquiry as part of a fieldwork exercise to collect primary data.  The students were investigating two contrasting environments; how the River Esk changes over distance in Da

Cricket Tournament!

Posted on 28 Jun 2018
Tunstall move into National Last 8!! On a glorious MidSummers afternoon, the Tunny Bus (On it’s final voyage 😥) rolled into Yorkshire as the Elwick Road outfit faced the Prestigious Pocklington School for a place in the National Last 16. After shaking hands with Mr Holden’s idol David

Head Boy and Head Girl Team Announced 2018/19!

Posted on 21 May 2018
We would like to say a huge congratulations to our students who recently participated in the Head Boy/Head Girl campaign.  Students presented themselves professionally in assembly and tried to gain votes from fellow students and college staff by campaigning over the past few weeks.  V

Martyrs Pay the Penalty!

Posted on 22 Mar 2018
  High Tunstall U15s travelled to neighbours English Martyrs in the Town Cup Quarter Final and both teams served up a six goal thriller. Early on, Tunstall enforcer Smith set about trying to set a world record for tackles in a single match as the opening exchanges were relatively

Guest Speaker at HTCS Annual STEM Lecture Announced!

Posted on 22 Mar 2018
Dave Coplin is set to be the guest speaker at High Tunstall College of Science’s fourth annual STEM lecture later this year. Dave is the Chief Envisioning Officer and founder of The Envisioners Ltd.  With over 25 years in the technology industry (and through his former “day job” as “C

High Tunstall KS4 Durham Cup Champions!!

Posted on 15 Mar 2018
With the year 7s setting the tone for silverware in recent weeks it was the turn of the KS4 boys to claim the spoils and put down a marker as one of the best teams in the college’s history. Inclement weather had resulted in this final being postponed on two previous occasions, w

HTCS Closed on Friday 2nd March 2018!

Posted on 01 Mar 2018
Dear Parent/Carers, Due to the adverse weather conditions and having considered all information that is provided to us by the Local Authority and others it is with great reluctance that I have reached the decision, in consultation with the Chair of Governors of the College, to close H

HTCS to Remain Closed on Thursday 1st March 2018

Posted on 28 Feb 2018
It is with regret that after consulting Headteacher colleagues and the Local Authority we have decided to remain shut on Thursday 1st March 2018. It is imperative that we ensure the safety of all on their travel to and from College and with the weather forecast as it is I do not want

High Tunstall Student Selected for BBC Documentary!

Posted on 26 Feb 2018
Kian has recently featured in a BBC TWO documentary.  Kian is currently studying for his GCSEs at High Tunstall and was selected for the programme “Generation Gifted” which focuses on the social mobility of disadvantaged students who are gifted in a particular specialism. Blast! Films