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English Schools Athletics Championships!

Posted on 13 May 2014
High Tunstall College of Science Athletics squads headed to their first meet of the year with the English Schools Athletics Championships held at Clareville Stadium on Thursday 8th May.  A strong array of talented track and field athletes had been assembled and there were some fantast

High Tunstall under 12s off to winning start!

Posted on 13 May 2014
In chilly conditions, HTCS under 12 cricket team hosted Castleview from Sunderland for a 16 over contest. After being put in to bat by the visitors, the hosts got off to a good start with skipper Will Cameron reaching double figures.  Support from lower down the order from Ben Briggs,

Hartlepool Music and Arts Festival Winners!

Posted on 12 May 2014
On Friday 9th May the choir attended the annual Hartlepool Music and Arts Festival at Holy Trinity Church.  The competition this year was tougher than any other year and the standard of performances were extremely high.  The choir performed 2 songs.  The first was “Freedom Road” and t

We don’t like cricket, WE LOVE IT!

Posted on 29 Apr 2014
High Tunstall will this season be entering more cricket competitions on a Town, Regional and National level than ever before.  Each year group will have it’s own team and they will all be looking to emulate our current year 10s who have qualified for the National T20 competition

Ski Trip 2014!

Posted on 28 Apr 2014
On Monday 7th April 2014, Virgin Airways flew 76 High Tunstall students and staff into San Francisco to embark on a once in a lifetime trip.  A short bus ride down to Reno and the students arrived at Alpine Meadows/Squaw Valley for 5 days of skiing. With a group consisting of mainly b

HTCS Achieve Second Place at Salters’ Festival of Chemistry!

Posted on 22 Apr 2014
On Wednesday 2nd April, 4 of our year 8 students were selected to take part in the ‘Salters’ Festival of Chemistry’ competition at Teesside University.  The competition was designed to test not only their chemistry knowledge but also their team working and evaluation skills of the 10

Head Boy and Girl Announced

Posted on 04 Apr 2014
Well done to all students taking part in the recent fantastic campaign for Head Boy and Head Girl.  Congratulations to the winners; Head Boy – Adam Cowan, Head Girl – Eleanor Hyde, Deputy Head Boy – Jack Corbett and Deputy Head Girl – Georgia Johnson, although all who took part are wi

Students Get Creative for The Great North Passion Project!

Posted on 31 Mar 2014
On Wednesday 26th March, 23 students from High Tunstall College of Science travelled to Middlesbrough’s Institute of Modern Art gallery to take part in a collaborative workshop between artists and students as part of the BBC’s ‘The Great North Passion Project’.

Everything is Awesome at Film Club!

Posted on 24 Mar 2014
The Film Club trip was a massive success, as 50 students attended one of the first showings of The Lego Movie back in February.  This led to a competition for all year 7 students, focussing on writing to review skills.  Members and some lucky year 7s left College at lunchtime and enjo

Holocaust Survivor Visits High Tunstall!

Posted on 24 Mar 2014
Wednesday 12th March. 2014. 12 O’ clock. About. It was an ordinary day, to say the least.  Too tired to be awake.  Too bored to be alive.  I guess you could say I’m a typical teenager. The morning dragged as it always had and break just as much.  After the lesson, it seeme