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10
March
2015

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...

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9
March
2015

World Book Day 5th March 2015

Northfield celebrated World Book Day in style this year with many events occurring across the whole of the school.The Year 7s and 8s created their own fairy stories; we also asked students to identify books that had made them laugh, made them think, and stories that had taken them on an adventure.  After lunch all Year 7 and 8 students read a book of their choice to encourage reading for pleasure.Our Librarian, Mrs Cady, took a group of Year 8s to see the Teen author Teri Terry for an exciting question and answer conference. We also sent two teams of...

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6
March
2015

Teri Terry Book launch

On Thursday 5th March, as part of Northfield’s World Book Day celebrations, 30 Y8s joined students from other secondaries at Conyers School for an author led session with Teri Terry, who was launching her latest book Mind Games.Teri Terry is the author of futuristic young adult thrillers and her trilogy 'Slated' books have become bestsellers. She talked about her work, how she became a writer and answered lots of questions. She also read excerpts from her latest book which had students gripped; you could hear a pin drop in the room as all students listened attentively. I am sure it...

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4
March
2015

Teesside School Sports Council Awards Evening

Congratulations to the following students who have all were selected to attend the Teesside School Sports Council Awards evening hosted at Northfield School on 25th February 2015. This award evening recognised those students from across Teesside who have competed at National level. Northfield has more nominations than any other schools across Cleveland. Sarah Cramer - FootballHannah Featherstone - Swimming and Modern PentathlonRebecca Fortune - KarateBen Bailey - GolfLewis Baldwin - Ice HockeyJoseph Clark - Table TennisAndrew Green - Table TennisSophie Barlow - Table TennisAmy Webster - Table TennisHannah Clark - Table Tennis (Former Student)Eleanor Davidson - Table Tennis (Former Student)Katie...

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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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