Congratulations!

Congratulations!

Upper Senior Emily Watson recently competed in the Haydn Wood Festival and was awarded 1st place in the Open Woodwind Class and 2nd place in a large and very competitive Open Recital Class.  Emily was awarded the Robert Clarke Memorial Trophy for the highest mark of...
And the beat goes on…

And the beat goes on…

Journeyman Theatre Production Saturday 10 November saw students from Religious Studies visit Friargate for a production of ‘And the beat goes on’.  An interesting experience for all as the play brought to life numerous examples of Quaker non-violent direct...
Mek Ah Step

Mek Ah Step

Creative arts and social action On Tuesday 9 October, we were pleased to welcome Maddy Leftwich (Old Scholar 2008), and Haylee Venus the founder of a theatre company called Mek Ah Step, into school.  Maddy and Haylee are now involved in a joint initiative to combine...
Our House

Our House

How lucky we are to live in the cultural city of York, with a wealth of amateur theatre companies producing high quality entertainment for us throughout the year. Two of our students, Libby Tomlinson and Alice McWalter will soon be performing in York Light Youth’s...
Change

Change

The theme for this years Inter-house Poetry Competition is ‘Change’.  Students were asked to give examples of what ‘change’ meant to them and the above wordle was created from the words suggested. The competition was launched at the beginning...