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Bright Spark Leaves Mark

Posted on 05 Sep 2013
HARDWORKING Mark Rattigan’s eyes lit up when he received his GCSE results – moments before a £110,000 state-of-the-art studio was named after him. The 16-year-old suffers with extreme dyslexia yet managed to achieve nine GCSE A*-C grades to his absolute delight. But while he was

Exam Results 2013

Posted on 05 Sep 2013
We are extremely pleased to announce a big improvement in our GCSE results where we have seen an overall rise of 11% in the 5A*-C (including English and Mathematics) grades at the college.  We have seen a 6% rise in Mathematics and a 9% rise in English in students achieving a C grade

Emma’s Jumping for Joy

Posted on 05 Sep 2013
Emma Scarborough has had a busy summer break.  She competed in a indoor Grand Prix at Jarrow.  It was over 6 meetings gaining points for 1st to 6th place.  She competed in the following events; 70m hurdles, shot putt, javelin, long jump, high jump, 100m and 200m.  Overall Emma came 2n

SIMS Learning Gateway Available Soon

Posted on 05 Sep 2013
Due to extensive ICT work across the college the SIMs Learning Gateway is currently unavailable.  Parents/Carers will receive new passwords as soon as possible.  We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Welcome Back!

Posted on 03 Sep 2013
Welcome back to all students and staff this morning.  Students should arrive at 8.35am for an 8.40am start.  Students will be with tutors for period 1.

HTCS Donate Sensory Equipment to Callum

Posted on 23 Aug 2013
Callum Smith has a string of conditions including epilepsy, reflux problems, dystonia, hypertonia, and problems with swallowing.  He also has visual impairment, an inability to hold his airways open, secretion problems and global developmental delay which means he can not hold his hea

New Cricket Wicket Opened with Super Sixes Bonanza!

Posted on 17 Jul 2013
On a glorious sunny afternoon, teams from each year group and a staff team entered the Inaugral Super Sixes tournament at High Tunstall.  The tournament was arranged to celebrate the installation of the new cricket wicket at HTCS that was part funded with a grant from the ECB. With DJ

Year 11 Leaver’s Prom

Posted on 17 Jul 2013
On Thursday 11th July our annual Year 11 Leaver’s Prom took place at Hardwick Hall, Sedgefield.   The Class of 2013 Prom proved to be a very prestigious event and all students looked stunning in their dressses and suits.  A fabulous night was had by all and we were very proud. T

Students Shine in Grease Production!

Posted on 17 Jul 2013
Grease was most definitely the word when it came to putting on an amazing, mesmerising and vibrant performance of the upbeat classic musical.   After months of rehearsals and blood, sweat and tears (that’s just from the teachers!) the time had come to show everyone that we were born t

Duke of Edinburgh Silver Award Final Expedition

Posted on 16 Jul 2013
Congratulations to the 18 students who completed their Duke of Edinburgh Silver Award expedition.  The students worked together amazingly well in exceptionally challenging circumstances over coming minor injuries and the baking heat to ensure all their teams arrived safely into camp o