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Changes to the National Funding Formula!

Posted on 22 Mar 2017
As you will have heard in the news in December 2016, the Government launched a new funding formula for all schools in England, ready to be introduced in 2018-19.  However this new funding formula is going to have devastating effects to all school budgets across Hartlepool. Key Funding

Third Annual STEM Lecture with Marcus du Sautoy – “Predicting the Future with Mathematics”

Posted on 22 Mar 2017
We are delighted to announce Marcus du Sautoy as the guest speaker at our third annual STEM lecture.  Marcus du Sautoy is the Charles Simonyi Professor for the Public Understanding of Science and Professor of Mathematics at the University of Oxford and a Fellow of New College. He was

Tunny Trampolining Tees Valley Triumphs!

Posted on 03 Mar 2017
After excelling at the Town competition several of our students traveled to Billingham to represent the college at the Tees Valley County Trampolining Finals. Within the KS4 Girls Novice event, Holly Salvin was the individual winner with Hannah Johnson finishing as runner up.  The tea

We Have Partnered With Tootoot!

Posted on 28 Feb 2017
We are pleased to announce that we have partnered up with tootoot. Tootoot is a safe, secure and diverse web-based safeguarding tool, which allows students of all age ranges – from Primary right through to University – to report incidents of bullying, problems they could be having in

Visit From Marc Schatzberger!

Posted on 20 Feb 2017
On Wednesday 8 February we were honoured to have Marc Schatzberger, a Holocaust survivor, visit the school to speak to our Year 9 students who are covering the Holocaust as part of the curriculum. Marc shared his testimony with the students explaining to them how his life had been thr

Could you be the future of games?

Posted on 31 Jan 2017
Whether you love to code, draw or write the story, BAFTA YGD gives you an insight into the world of game making, as well the chance to win once-in-a-lifetime experiences with top game makers through our annual competition. The competition allows you to explore the different areas of m

Mr Turner’s Wonderful World of VEX Robotics!

Posted on 16 Jan 2017
VEX Robotics Clawbot Challenge Winners 2016 On the 14th of December 2016 our VEX Robotic team traveled to Park View Secondary School in Chester Le Street to take part in the Durham and Tees Valley VEX Robotics Clawbot Challenge, a competition designed to test the building, programming

Food Bank & Christmas Jumper Initiatives!

Posted on 20 Dec 2016
Throughout December HTCS staff and students have been collecting non-perishable items for the Hartlepool Foodbank to help support families in need within our local communities. Over 750 items have been donated so far with more items being collected daily before being delivered to the

Tunny’s Got Talent 2016!

Posted on 16 Dec 2016
On Wednesday 14th December, High Tunstall hosted our very own talent show. This was a long time coming after students went through the first round at the beginning of November where they had 2 minutes to showcase their talent; some students even had to go through call backs. We had a

Christmas Fayre – Saturday 3rd December 2016

Posted on 06 Dec 2016
We had a very successful Christmas Fayre on Saturday 3rd December which was our busiest to date.  We had lots of visitors from the local community and would like to say a massive thank you to everyone who supported our event. The unclaimed raffle prizes are as follows; Bottle of Cherr