Year 10 Visit to Outward Bound Trust – Ullswater
A group of 11 students from Year 10 have just completed an action packed week of fun and adventure at The Outward Bound Trust in Ullswater. The visit arranged by Head of Year 10, Mr Jackson, saw the group undertake 5 days of outward bound activities in sweltering temperatures, from Monday 22nd May – Friday 26th May 2017. The students, along with Mr Farnaby and Mr Crofts, arrived at the base in Ullswater at lunch time on Monday afternoon and were issued with an immediate task of unpacking and making their own beds. The group were then issued with a...
Dragon Boat Juniors Remain Top of the League
On Sunday 28th May our Northfield Power House Dragon Boat Team joined the St Neots Junior Team to form The Power Spartans. They competed in two rounds of racing before meeting the Worcester Royals in the final. At neck and neck the Power Spartans nudged ahead with ten power strokes which left the Worcester Royals disappointed as this led to The Power Spartans gaining victory by half a second. Northfield School staff and Power House Supporters cheered as The Power Spartans maintained their lead at the top of the junior league. Power Spartans in Action Your browser does not support...
An Evening of Stage and Screen with Northfield Soloists
The Northfield Soloists performed to a packed audience with their version of ‘An Evening of Stage and Screen’. Over 30 students sang a variety of solos, ensembles and full group numbers all based around film, TV and musicals. There was also a debut performance from Northfield’s newly formed ukulele group which also included year 5 and 6 students. After a fabulous evening the singers are now preparing, and looking forward to, the summer concert. Well done to all who took part.
GLAM Squad visit Spain
The GLAM Squad had a successful trip to Platja d'Aro in Spain. Forty students visited the Spanish resort near Barcelona to take part in a variety of water sports activities which included learning to kayak, paddle board, windsurf, sail a catamaran and snorkel. The squad also explored Barcelona and enjoyed some social time bowling, visiting a theme park and enjoyed a disco on the last night to mark the end of a wonderful experience.
Northfield Student Awarded ‘Young Person Award’ 2016/17
Year 10 Liani was awarded the ‘Young Person Award’ last week at the Mayors Civic Award Ceremony at Billingham Forum. Liani, who has volunteered at ‘Let’s take Action’ for the past four years was recognised and commended for her outstanding contribution to the Borough Stockton on Tees after she was nominated by members of ‘Youth Direction’. She has strived to help younger people develop and gain confidence and make new friends through organising and assisting in different activities and events. The very humble Year 10 student spoke about how she has “enjoyed residentials, activities and being a guest speaker at...