News and Events

News and Events


4
March
2015

Northfield Girls Football Team Play in the Final at Wembley

On Saturday March 22nd, our Under 13 Girls Football Team will play in the final of the national Kinder + Sport Football League Girls Cup at the legendary Wembley stadium. The annual competition began in November last year with 72 Football League clubs across the country holding tournaments to find an area representative team from local schools. Over 6,000 girls aged under 13 have taken part in the group stages; all on the road to Wembley.In the first round, Northfield Girls won the local competition beating a dozen school teams from the North-East to become Hartlepool representatives in the next...

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3
March
2015

Key Stage Four Parents Information Evening

On Thursday 5th March, 6.30pm, parents will be provided with an opportunity to find out about the options programme and the kind of courses available in Key Stage Four.  Subject staff will be on hand to explain and discuss exactly what courses involve and answer any questions parents may have.  Local colleges and training agencies will also be present to discuss possible post 16 options and destinations.

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24
February
2015

Norwegian Exchange Programme

Eight Year 9 students have just taken part in the first leg of the Norwegian exchange programme.  The programme has now entered its 27th year and represents the longest standing tradition that Northfield School has.   Every year, eight successful applicants have the opportunity to fly to Norway and experience the school system, Norwegian culture and a host of typical Norwegian outdoor activities. They spent the week in and around Tananger Ungdomsskole School, in a suburb of Stavanger. This year, students flew to Norway on the 5th February and were met by their Norwegian partners with excitement and anticipation. The group...

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24
February
2015

Y11 Revision Technique Teachmeet

Thursday 26th FEBRUARY at 6pm : Y11 Revision Technique Teachmeet event for members of the Y11 High Achievers Team and their parents/guardians.Come and learn a range of revision techniques to help you best prepare for your upcoming exams. There will be ten short presentations from teaching staff from many different departments. The event will be held in the main hall with refreshments available. We look forward to seeing you there.

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16
February
2015

Year Seven Homework Club Trip to Clip 'n' Climb

Six Year Seven pupils have been attending homework club every Thursday from 3.30pm to 4.30pm. The pupils involved are: Lewis Botham, Jacob Cameron-Bruce, Joseph Clark, Callum Grey, Connor Wardell and Brandon Good. This has been in order to ensure that all homework is completed to the highest standard and to ensure they grasp every opportunity to make good progress at Northfield. As a reward for their continued attendance and hard work, they were taken to Clip 'n' Climb and McDonald's. The pupils, Miss Kirkbride and Mr Taggart set off from school on Thursday 12th at 3.30pm and set out for...

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