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HTCS Paris Visit 2017!

Posted on 04 Jul 2017
Visite à Paris 2017 On 23rd June, a group of excited students left Hartlepool, to visit the sights of Paris, on a trip aimed at developing their cultural knowledge and providing the opportunity to practice their language skills. After a long journey we arrived in Paris to be greeted b

Year 8 Brain Blaster Day!

Posted on 04 Jul 2017
June saw all Year 8 students taking the opportunity to work together in the Brain Blaster day. Students worked in teams using audio-visual mind trickery, the restaurant conundrum, blindfolded fishing and Big Ben’s chimes. Brain Blasters gave the y8’s an exceptional experience engaging

Primary Transition Year 5 STEM Day!

Posted on 03 Jul 2017
Primary Transition Year 5 days ‘Bubbles’ On the 26th and 27th June High Tunstall hosted another hugely successful STEM transition day centered around the theme of Bubbles. Three hundred year 5 students from our feeder primary schools were wowed with activities carefully planned by the

London Visit 2017!

Posted on 28 Jun 2017
London Visit 2017 On Tuesday 20th June 2017, 55 students and 6 staff boarded a double decker coach and headed off on the adventure of the year! The weather was on our side, the students were excited and we were off to explore and learn, as well as have fun along the way! Our first sto

HTCS Springwell Sport Competition 2017

Posted on 27 Jun 2017
HTCS students from year 7-9 have helped out in various sporting competitions at Springwell Primary School. The sporting competitions have included football, netball and Olympic Games. Our students have been responsible for coaching and refereeing matches and games. Students would also

Snapchat Location Sharing Feature!

Posted on 22 Jun 2017
We have been made aware that there is a new feature on Snapchat where your child’s location can be viewed by anyone. The new feature added to the latest version of Snapchat allows you to see the location of Snapchat users and if you add pictures to “our story” your Snapchat pictures c

HTCS Chick Watch Project!

Posted on 21 Jun 2017
HTCS students were involved in the Living Eggs chicken hatching programme. As part of this programme students incubated 12 chicken eggs, watched them hatch and cared for the chicks for the first 10 days of their life. The aim of the extended learning project is to use this context to

Head Girl is Leading the Way Supporting Mental Health in Young People!

Posted on 14 Jun 2017
Steffi Ellison, 15, Head Girl at High Tunstall College of Science was appointed as co-chair of Healthy MindED to make sure the voice of young people is heard throughout the lifetime of the Commission.  Steffi co-chairs the commission alongside Professor Dame Sue Bailey, Chair of the C

Brilliant Club Scholars Programme 2017!

Posted on 05 Jun 2017
12 of our Yr8 and Yr9 students graduated from the Brilliant Club Scholars Programme in the Chemistry Building at Durham University. Their study had been in Anthropology working with a PhD tutor in university style and two of our students, Mollie Cooper and Tegan Winwood, confidently s

High Tunstall Student is Honoured with the Diana Legacy Award

Posted on 23 May 2017
Mathew White-Iley, a student at High Tunstall College of Science is one of 20 young people to receive a Diana Legacy award for his outstanding work with anti-bullying. Twenty exceptional young people world-wide, aged 9-18 have been awarded with the Diana Legacy Award, for their selfle