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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

Only Our Athletes Outshine The Weather at the 2013 Sports Day!

Posted on 11 Jul 2013
On a glorious day, our athletes pitted themselves at a range of disciplines from the field and the gruelling 1500m in the morning, the hurdles and fun events that utilised a range of students from each tutor group during third period and then the track events took centre stage in fron

High Tunstall Order Enlarged Trophy Cabinet!

Posted on 10 Jul 2013
Following a successful evening at the annual Hartlepool Schools FA awards evening, High Tunstall may well have to investigate the viability of securing extra trophy storage space.  The awards were hosted by Les Reed and the special guest of honour Craig Hignett became quite accustomed

Wonder Crossing Challenge

Posted on 08 Jul 2013
Kieran Emerson, Lewis Monkman, Andrew Morgan, Sam Tillott-Gray, took part in a nine month long challenge to research, design and build a crossing in the North East, rivalling schools from all over the area.  The team chose to create a tunnel under the River Tees near Haverton Hill to

Specialist Vocal Performance Winners

Posted on 08 Jul 2013
After storming through the heats of the Hartlepool Music and Arts Festival in May the night of the final had finally arrived.  On Saturday 6th July all members of the choir turned up at the Town Hall Theatre, Hartlepool in their college uniforms (which is dedication in itself) to perf