Northfield School on the front page of the Billingham Community Newspaper!
Northfield School successes once again highlighted in the Billingham Community Newspaper
PTA Quiz Night Friday 20th March, 7pm
Tickets are still on sale for our annual quiz night. It is always an enjoyable evening and a chance to raise some money for worthwhile projects in school. Tickets are available from school priced £5.00, this includes a pie and pea supper.
Solar Eclipse 2015
On Friday 20th March parts of the northern hemisphere will be privileged to witness a rare solar eclipse.This will not be a total eclipse for us (approximately 93% in Billingham) however we should still observe some exciting effects. People in the Faroe Islands will be in a total eclipse.The science department are prepared to make the most of this infrequent event and will be guiding students through the science of an eclipse and what can be expected on the day.Students can go to https://frog.northfieldssc.org/eclipse to get resources and comment on the forum.The timetable of the eclipse: Event UTC Time Time...
Accelerated Reader - Word Count Milestone
Today, 11 March 2015, our Year 7 and Year 8 students reached a milestone figure for the amount of words read this school year, on Accelerated Reader.The Accelerated Reader system counts every word, from every book that students read and quiz on. This is then all added together to give us a combined total for Year 7 and Year 8.This total, today reached an astonishing 100,000,000 words!A massive well done to all our students for contributing to this total, it is a fantastic achievement.
World Book Day Quiz 2015 – Thursday 5th March – Stockton Central Library
Two teams of Northfield students took up the challenge of Stockton Libraries second annual World Book Day Quiz. They competed in the quiz on World Book Day against teams from other local Secondary Schools. The quiz was made up of 5 rounds with all questions relating to popular children’s and young adult books including a picture round, TV and film, heroes and villains, general knowledge and a bonus round! Our teams were:Year 7 - Samantha Edon, Emily Caborn, Megan Fewsdale and Max Wilson.Year 8 - Katie Cooke, Holly Cuthbert, James Deakin and Lewis Roe. Both teams did really well with...