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Key Stage 3 Girls Bust Some Moves in the Dance City!

Posted on 10 Feb 2014
On Friday 7th February, Debbie Waistell from Dance City, a dance school based in Newcastle, came into High Tunstall to work with a range of students on a contemporary dance routine. The aim of the sessions was to identify talented dancers within High Tunstall to be then invited to a t

Netball Match Report – High Tunstall v St. Hilds!

Posted on 06 Feb 2014
St. Hilds scored first 1 minute into the game shortly followed by a goal from High Tunstall.  Not long after High Tunstall scored again.  After many great passes down the court High Tunstall scored twice.  Not long after High Tunstall scored 5 more times until the game stopped for qua

High Tunstall Christmas Market!

Posted on 05 Feb 2014
2013 saw the first High Tunstall Christmas Market hosted by Year 9 and Year 11 Enterprise students and Year 10 Hospitality students.  All of the students had worked incredibly hard in not only preparing their products for selling but also making sure that all the necessary ‘extras’ we

An Educational Excursion to the Wet and Wonderful Lake District!

Posted on 03 Feb 2014
What better time is there to take a group of geographers to the Lake District than in autumn? We thought it was perfect too, especially when they had to wear the lovely red, blue and green waterproof clothing for the day ahead of them… So why were we visiting? The Year 11s are underta

Student Success Story – Paul Braithwaite!

Posted on 03 Feb 2014
In Year 6 I was at West Park Primary School sitting my SATs and preparing myself to go to High Tunstall.  In primary there were a lot of opportunities provided in the form of different teams and activities.  I experienced new sports and activities such as tag rugby and gymnastics for

Anti-Bullying News!

Posted on 30 Jan 2014
We have recently been working towards our silver award, and the good news is that we have achieved our silver award.  During anti-bullying week we baked cakes and sold them, the money that we made was put towards the Diana award, this is a charity that helps support those who are bein

Holocaust Memorial Day!

Posted on 29 Jan 2014
Young people in Hartlepool were invited to find out more about the Holocaust and the lessons which must be learnt from it at several special events. Holocaust Memorial Day takes place around the world on 27th January each year and commemorates the millions of people who were murdered

Boys Badminton Team County Success!

Posted on 27 Jan 2014
Well done to our Key Stage 3 Boys Badminton team who represented Hartlepool at the County Finals.  They took on Hummersknott from Darlington and Huntcliffe from Redcar and Cleveland.  The team came 2nd overall in the County.  Thanks to Sam Harrison, Danny Lamb, Sean Grieveson and Domi

Tees Valley Indoor Athletics Champions 2014

Posted on 20 Jan 2014
This was the crowning title awarded to the Year 7 boys this week as they achieved supremacy in the Indoor Athletics Tees Valley Championships. Having won the Town Championships before the Christmas break, a team of eight elite Year 7 boys travelled to the Tees Valley Championships as

International Sporting Honours Continue for former HTCS Student!

Posted on 16 Jan 2014
Former High Tunstall student and school football captain Paul Braithwaite has been called up to the England Colleges team for a fixture against Australia later this month. Following a gruelling selection process, the number of players on trial has been whittled down and Paul has made