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23
March
2015

Year 11 Geography East Yorkshire coast trip

This weekend Year 11 geography students took part in a fieldtrip visiting several places of interest along the East Yorkshire coast. The group visited Robin Hood's Bay on Friday evening before staying overnight in Whitby Abbey House Youth Hostel. On Saturday the trip took in locations including Scarborough, Flambrough Head, and Hornsea studying coastal erosion and management schemes. The trip will be a great help to their preparations for their forthcoming GCSE exams in May.

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20
March
2015

Year 11 Art Exam

Today year 11 began their final 10 hour Art examination piece after 8 weeks of developing ideas, experimenting with techniques and planning an independent final outcome. The range of ideas and images is broad as students have taken the opportunity to explore concepts and ideas that are more personal and related to their interests and aspirations. We’re all looking forward to seeing the results of their hard labours exhibited in the summer show in the school hall in July. Well done, Year 11!

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19
March
2015

Northfield School Student Competes in National Lifesaving Speed Championships

Dominic Munns competed  at the National Lifesaving Speed Championships on Saturday 7th and  Sunday 8th March at the Olympic pool in Stratford, London, where he achieved personal best times in all of his events.He was placed 7th in the country, in the  100 metre mannequin rescue with fins and 8th in the 50 metre mannequin carry.

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19
January
2015

Year 9 Educational Visit to Carlton

On Friday 16th January, year 9 set out on a journey to Carlton Outdoor Education Centre to embark on a weekend of adventure and hard work, focussing on improving numeracy and literacy skills. Students spent two nights in the centre and took part in Rock Climbing, a high ropes course, the leap of faith as well as Archery. Student loved the activities which encouraged team building, communication, logical thinking and a lot of bravery!In the afternoon we all sat down to a Murderous Maths Challenge in which students had to battle their way through some difficult level 7 Mathematics to...

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15
January
2015

Northfield School in the Billingham Community Newspaper

Northfield students are featured in the latest edition of 'Billingham Community Newspaper'. To read the stories (on pages 6 and 17), click on the following link: www.billinghamcommunitynewspaper.co.uk

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