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Head Boy and Head Girl Team 2017/18 Announced!

Posted on 04 May 2017
We would like to say a huge congratulations to our students who recently participated in the head boy/head girl campaign.  Students presented themselves professionally in assembly and tried to gain votes from fellow students and college staff by campaigning over the past few weeks.  V

Duke of Edinburgh Expedition!

Posted on 04 May 2017
On Thursday 27th April, 2017, 49 Year 10 students journeyed to the North Yorkshire Moors to embark on their practice expedition for their Bronze Duke of Edinburgh Award. April ‘showers’ lived up to its name with the students experiencing torrential rain, however it did not

HTCS Autism Walk!

Posted on 03 May 2017
On Friday 21st April 2017, a group of year 7 and 8 students took part in a sponsored walk at Herrington Country Park to raise money for the North East Autism Society. The students did very well on their mile walk around the park.

HTCS Year 7 Rugby County Cup Champions!

Posted on 03 May 2017
Year 7 Rugby County Cup Champions!! Today capped what has been an incredible first season at High Tunstall for the Year 7’s and taking home their 2nd piece of silverware. The final was to be a three way round robin tournament between High Tunstall, Carmel and Egglescliffe. Lots

Chimp Paradox Project!

Posted on 24 Apr 2017
What worked for the Olympic cycling team may work in our school? The core values of High Tunstall College of Science are supporting and inspiring students, to allow them to achieve their potential. The Chimp Paradox model (used to such success with the British Olympic cycling team by

HTCS Lip Sync Battle 2017!

Posted on 24 Apr 2017
On Thursday 30th March, High Tunstall was the place to be. Why?  Let’s just say that staff were ready for battle…..a lip sync battle! Lots of staff got into the moment and it was a fantastic night for all. Miss Smith and Mr Myers were our presenters for the evening and kept the night

HTCS Ski Trip 2017!

Posted on 24 Apr 2017
Over the Easter holidays 42 students had the trip of a lifetime skiing in the USA at the fantastic Killington Ski Resort in Rutland Vermont. Students had five days of skiing before heading over to New York City to spend 3 nights in the Big Apple. It was a late start for all with an 11

VEX EDR North East Regional Qualifier 2016/17!

Posted on 28 Mar 2017
VEX EDR North East regional qualifier 2016-2017. Our team of 4 students from Year 10/11 produced a highly competitive robot for this years North East regional qualifier held at Nissan in Sunderland. We managed to finish a respectable 6th which unfortunately meant we just missed out on

VEX IQ National Finals 2016/17!

Posted on 28 Mar 2017
VEX IQ National Finals 2016-2017 In our first year of the IQ competition, our team of 3 Year 8/9 students were invited to compete in the National Finals held at the Big Bang Fair at the NEC Birmingham. The team managed to secure an outstanding 6th place, narrowly missing out on the In

House Masterchef Competition!

Posted on 23 Mar 2017
1st Place – Hawking  House, Liam Tomlin, Anna Conlin and Hollie Roberts These students made chicken goujon wraps with homemade salsa, wedges and salad along with a red velvet shortbread that was cut out in thumb shapes to represent the house charity logo. 2nd Place – Sharm