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8
October
2018

Year 7 Ecology Lecture About Bees

Year 7 got busy this week with a guest lecturer Mr “Bee Man” Mace. As part of the ecology topic they got to examine a hive up close and learn more about the importance of bees as part of our food chains. They also got to taste some home grown local honey. As always year 7 were very well 'bee...haved'  and showed just how well they have settled into the Northfield community.Well done year 7 you have created quite a buzz around school. 

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5
October
2018

Year 11 College Market Place

On Monday 1st October year 11 students got the opportunity to collect information from a number of local colleges and apprenticeship providers. The event was set up as a market place in the school hall and groups of students were given time to talk to college representatives and ask questions regarding their future education.The students collected leaflets and prospectuses which will hopefully help them to decide which colleges and courses to apply for. This will be discussed and followed up within 1-to-1 careers sessions in school. The students were also given a full list of all local college open events...

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5
October
2018

STEM Club Visits High Tunstall College of Science

On 2 October 2018 members of the STEM club attended the annual STEM lecture hosted by High Tunstall College of Science. The students got to hear from Dave Coplin, the Chief Envisioning Officer and Founder of the Envisioners Ltd. Dave provided strategic advice and guidance around the impact of technology in his talk named “The Rise of the Humans”. Dave suggested individuals and organisations  "harness not hate the digital deluge, to rise up and take back control of the potential that technology offers to our society”. Students were encouraged to think differently and creatively about technology, and made it their...

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7
September
2018

A Day in The Life of a student at Northfield School

At the end of the last Academic Year, current Year 8 Northfield students created a video profiling the journey of "A Day in The Life" of a student at our school. The Student Council led this and produced this fantastic video aimed at providing an insight into the daily activities and opportunities for everyone at Northfield. This was particularly aimed at the new 2018/19 Year 7 cohort, to be shown during immersion week to assist them in feeling inspired by their new school.We hope to see some future stars of the big screen emerge from this production! Your browser does...

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19
July
2018

Year 8 Debate Team Visit Westminster

This year’s Year 8 Debate Team have had a great time in London visiting the Palace of Westminster and participating in a debating workshop. Well done Year 8!

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