Year 10 Students Visit Conyers for MFL Workshop with Oxford University
On Monday 18th March, 14 year 10 students went to Conyers School to attend an MFL workshop hosted by Oxford University. The event gave students the opportunity to talk about the importance of languages today, the need for languages when it comes to business and trade and what it's like studying a language beyond GCSE.As well as learning more about the Oxbridge application process, students took part in a Russian taster session before specifically going into small groups to look at French through photography and art and German through studying literature.
Students Perform Well at Regional Maths Challenge
On 6th March two year 8 and two year 9 students took part in a regional Maths Challenge. The students were a credit to Northfield and placed 3rd out of the many schools that entered. Well done Samuel, Amy, Poppy and Viyasan.
Year 8 Debate Workshop With Prior's Mill
As well as celebrating World Book Day on the 7th March, Northfield welcomed students from Prior's Mill to participate in a debate workshop with our Year 8 Debate Team. The primary students chose the topic 'animal testing should be banned' and watched the Year 8s debate it. Afterwards, all students participated in a Question and Answer session about the debate and their teams. The session was enjoyed by all students. A massive well done to all involved!In two weeks Prior's Mill students will return to Northfield to collaborate with our Year 8s who will help them create speeches and give...
Careers Fair Events
Year 8 Careers Fair On Wednesday 30th January we held a Careers Fair for year 8 students in the main hall. We invited a variety of local businesses and Colleges in to speak with students and give them some ideas on future careers. This event is aimed to support year 8 students as they make decisions on which GCSE courses to follow in their remaining time at Northfield.Year 10 Careers Event – Business VisitsFrom Tuesday 5th February – Thursday 7th February Year 10 students took part in a number of different events linked to the development of their careers. Over...
Sports Leaders Events
Primary Schools Football Finals On the afternoon of Monday 4th February, the primary school football finals took place at Northfield School. With the help of our sports leaders refereeing the games, it was an enjoyable afternoon for everyone. Well done to all the teams that competed and for trying their absolute best. All teams showed respect to us as sports leaders and the opposition teams. The final went all the way to penalties; very exciting! Once again, this event allowed us, as leaders, to demonstrate our leadership skills we have learnt and to keep the tournament running smoothly.Article written by...