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Visit to Northumbria University

Posted on 09 Oct 2013
On Tuesday 8th of October, a group of students from High Tunstall College of Science were invited to Northumbria University, in Newcastle.  Northumbria University is well known for their sports and sport science programmes and has a large influence in UK sports teams.  The University

Students receive email from USA President Barack Obama

Posted on 03 Oct 2013
High Tunstall students; Courtney Fishwick, Hayley Gooda, Emma Dickinson and Leah Taylor were delighted to receive an email from the USA President himself, Barack Obama, in response to contact they had made regarding their GCSE Citizenship work.  Click the link below to see his lengthy

High Tunstall Take National Champions to the Wire

Posted on 01 Oct 2013
In the under 15 Playstation English Schools Cup 2nd round, High Tunstall welcomed St Leonard’s from Durham to Hartlepool knowing that the visitors had won last year’s competition out of over 1000 school entries.  In order to get anything out of the game, the boys would hav

Staff Awarded Mark of Excellence by Mental Health First Aid England!

Posted on 30 Sep 2013
Staff at High Tunstall have been awarded a Mark of Excellence by Mental Health First Aid England – a national organisation working within education, business and industry across the country to promote the emotional health and well-being of adults and young people.  Over the past 5 yea

‘Eggcellent’ performance from the HTCS U16 Rugby Squad

Posted on 25 Sep 2013
High Tunstall College of Science U16 Rugby Squad produced another fantastic team performance by beating Egglescliffe School by 49-7.  This was a superb display of rugby at its very best, with the HTCS forwards once again producing a phenomenal platform for the exciting back division t

Year 8 Netball V Newton Aycliffe

Posted on 23 Sep 2013
The year 8 match has started off with a strong centre pass from Holly S, the ball then moving closer to the High Tunstall goal.  Chloe Monkman and Holly Green came close to a goal.  The ball then travelled up and down the court until Chloe Monkman scored a goal! Another strong centre

Emma Scarborough Flying High

Posted on 18 Sep 2013
Emma’s UKA ranking for 2013, in total she achieved 12. Her hurdle PB of 11.77 is a AA Grade 1 Standard and has her ranked 22nd in the whole of the UK the only ranking which is higher is her Pentathlon ranking of 21st.   Event 70mH 60mH 60m 100m 150m 200m Emma Scarborough UKA 22 56 125

Back with a Bang

Posted on 18 Sep 2013
Since we arrived back at school this year, the amount of Sport has steadily increased as has the competitive element. This year the Sports Science Department announced a wide variety of extra-curricular opportunities from the previously tried and tested clubs to brand new ones.  Gym S

High Tunstall v St. Aidan’s

Posted on 17 Sep 2013
On a cold and windy day in Hartlepool, High Tunstall aka ‘the mighty blues’ were taking on St. Aidan’s in the first round of the national cup. Tunny were playing it safe with short but effective passing.  This all paid off as a blistering run down the right hand side was made by Natha

Parent Governor Vacancy

Posted on 16 Sep 2013
We are currently recruiting a parent governor.  You don’t need to have specialist knowledge or formal qualifications to become a parent governor.  What we are looking for is interest, enthusiasm and a commitment to help the students to achieve their full potential.  Support will