Year 11 GCSE exam timetable is available to view in the Revision & Exams pages under Summer 2018 Exams section


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RTC North came into school to work with some year 8 students to launch their STEM mentoring programme.

The first inter-college tournament in PE will be a 5-a-side tournament after school for Year 10 boys. This will be held next Wednesday.

We visited the Word on Thursday 5 October to help celebrate the Words 1st birthday. The resident poet Celia Black w…

Royal Navy Cadets visit the Royal Naval Reserve unit HMS Calliope

'Knives Ruin Lives' This initiative has had an ever lasting effect on our students.

Cadet Ahoy! Students are on the crest of a wave after enlisting in the Royal Navy Cadets.