Year 9 Football Team Win District Cup
On Thursday 4 May, the Year 9 football team beat Ian Ramsay 2-0 in the District Cup semi final, and then went on to beat Egglescliffe 3-1 in the final. The goal scorers were Jackson (three goals), Kieran and Alex. The man of the match was Jackson. The squad have had a very good season, winning the County Cup and District Cup. The lads are a credit to the school; winning games, showing great team spirit, discipline and humility.
An Evening of Stage and Screen with Northfield Soloists
The Northfield Soloists performed to a packed audience with their version of ‘An Evening of Stage and Screen’. Over 30 students sang a variety of solos, ensembles and full group numbers all based around film, TV and musicals. There was also a debut performance from Northfield’s newly formed ukulele group which also included year 5 and 6 students. After a fabulous evening the singers are now preparing, and looking forward to, the summer concert. Well done to all who took part.
GLAM Squad visit Spain
The GLAM Squad had a successful trip to Platja d'Aro in Spain. Forty students visited the Spanish resort near Barcelona to take part in a variety of water sports activities which included learning to kayak, paddle board, windsurf, sail a catamaran and snorkel. The squad also explored Barcelona and enjoyed some social time bowling, visiting a theme park and enjoyed a disco on the last night to mark the end of a wonderful experience.
Northfield Student Awarded ‘Young Person Award’ 2016/17
Year 10 Liani was awarded the ‘Young Person Award’ last week at the Mayors Civic Award Ceremony at Billingham Forum. Liani, who has volunteered at ‘Let’s take Action’ for the past four years was recognised and commended for her outstanding contribution to the Borough Stockton on Tees after she was nominated by members of ‘Youth Direction’. She has strived to help younger people develop and gain confidence and make new friends through organising and assisting in different activities and events. The very humble Year 10 student spoke about how she has “enjoyed residentials, activities and being a guest speaker at...
Visit to Durham University Physics Department and Greys College
On Friday 24th March, 13 y9 students got the opportunity to visit arguably the best university in the North east of England, to help inspire them to study science at degree level.During the trip students got an introductory physics talk by Professor Peter Swift where they got to find out what is was like to be a student studying physics. Students then got hands on in the labs and took part in an exciting practical investigation using X-ray machines.After lunch Students got a tour of the campus, had the opportunity to see the accommodation and learn more about university life.The...