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Awards Evening Raises Money for Ellie-Mae Morgan

Posted on 22 Nov 2013
High Tunstall College would like to thank everybody who donated to the Huntington’s Disease Association last night at the annual Awards Evening.  The Evening raised £391.24 in aid of the Association.

Advanced Performance Programme Students Hold Winter Olympic Torch

Posted on 19 Nov 2013
On Monday 18th November, the official torch for the 2014 Winter Olympic Games to be held in Sochi, Russia made a flying visit into High Tunstall and our year 8 APP students had chance to hold the torch which was carried by Team GB Winter Olympians over the past year just before it mad

APP Squad go to Work!

Posted on 13 Nov 2013
Today, the APP crew (of which I am part of) set off to Hartlepool Sixth Form College in order to review our health and fitness tests that had been carried out last time we went.  These included our height, weight, sitting height and blood pressure.  The Hartlepool Sixth Form College s

Tunny Giving Cancer a Run for it’s Money!

Posted on 04 Nov 2013
On Friday 25th October despite heavy conditions under-foot, over 75 staff and students from High Tunstall College of Science assembled on the start line for a 5k run to raise money for Cancer Research UK and the inaugural High Tunstall Sports Awards.  Students have been fundraising ov

High Tunstall Students Take the Lead!

Posted on 24 Oct 2013
High Tunstall students participated in a leadership conference focusing on hockey, rugby and tennis and which was designed to help us have an understanding of the rules and regulations of the sport.  It allowed those participating in hockey (like myself) to learn the basic game of 

High Tunstall U16’s Claim County Cup

Posted on 22 Oct 2013
The U16 rugby squad claimed their first piece of silverware for the season and were crowned Cleveland County Champions in their last year of school rugby.  Having convincingly beaten Conyers 17-0 in the semi final, High Tunstall would face their old rivals Macmillan College in the fin

High Tunstall v Kenton School, Newcastle

Posted on 15 Oct 2013
Year 9 English Schools 3rd Round Tunstall eager to build on an unbeaten start to the season, against a highly rated Kenton team. After an even start to the first half, Tunstall gradually started to take charge with a number of half chances falling their way.  However, they were faced

Advanced Performance Programme Kicks Off In Style!

Posted on 15 Oct 2013
Today the APP students travelled to Hartlepool Sixth Form College, to attend a fitness testing session and introduction to the college.  Once the students arrived, they were lead to a room were they were given examinations of their height, weight, sitting height and blood pressure.  T

7UP for Tunny!

Posted on 14 Oct 2013
This was an entertaining game between High Tunstall and St Hild’s year 9’s packed with 7 outstanding goals.  The first goal came early in the first half when Ridley was awarded a penalty which he calmly placed in the keepers left bottom corner.  Not long after Ridley secur

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