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15
February
2019

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...

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5
February
2019

A Story of Champions!

Here at Northfield School, we are delighted to announce that we have been awarded Champion School Status for our success whilst on the Accelerated Reader Programme as well as being chosen as a Beacon School for Accelerated Reading in the Stockton area.Northfield School has successfully implemented the Accelerated Reader Programme into their Literacy Policy for a number of years now and it has been an integral part of the school curriculum supported by every member of staff. The students are given time every day to read and as a result, the reading ages of our Y7 and Y8 students continues...

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1
February
2019

An introductory letter from the new Headteacher Mr Henderson

Dear Parents and Carers,It gives me great pleasure to write to you as the new Headteacher of Northfield. I consider it a privilege to have been appointed by the governing body; I am delighted to be in post and I am very much looking forward to the challenge ahead. I want to thank you for the number of good wishes I have received from parents since my appointment.As some of you know, I have been a teacher in Billingham since 2002 and from day one I have always enjoyed working with students, parents and members of the community. The fact...

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14
January
2019

Welcome Message From New Headteacher Mr Henderson

I would like to offer you a very warm welcome to Northfield School and Sports College on behalf of the students, staff and governing body. I have taught in Billingham since 2002 and I am now immensely proud to be the Headteacher of our school, which takes...read more

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8
January
2019

Remembering Mrs Harcourt

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing away of Carol Harcourt. This has come as a terrible shock to us all. Carol was  loved by all staff, students, parents, members of the community and governors and this represents a devastating loss for the school.All of our thoughts are with Carol’s family and friends at this most difficult of times.Throughout the 18 years that she worked at the school as an LSA, Carol’s commitment to the school was exceptional.  She was a brilliant member of staff. Carol improved the life chances of numerous students during her time in...

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