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9
March
2018

Teesside School Council Awards Evening

Northfield School had 31 students nominated for the prestigious Teesside School Council Awards evening that took place at Northfield School on Wednesday 7th March. All of these students have reached National standard or above in their chosen sport. Our guest speaker, Matt Turnbull from Hartlepool, is a triathlete & Iron man competitor. He told his story of how he completed 7 iron men competitions in 7 days raising £10,000 for charity.All the students were presented with a certificate on the evening, however there is an overall winner from the 3 main categories of best achieving male, female and team. Northfield...

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6
March
2018

Northfield Ice Hockey Star!

Ben Greenhalgh, aged 12 and a Year 8 pupil has recently been named in the England U13 Ice Hockey Team who will travel to Bratislava, Slovakia on the  2nd April this year for a five day training camp and a series of competitive games.Ben was selected as one of six defencemen who along with twelve forwards and three netminders make up the U13 team that will travel to Slovakia along with the England U14 and U15 Boys Teams and England Girls U14 and U17.England recognition is a fantastic achievement for Ben who first started playing Ice Hockey aged 7.  Ben...

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23
February
2018

Northfield School Shown In Lights Around Twickenham Stadium

As part of Northfield School's involvement with the RFU, Tom, in year 7, spent a day at Twickenham at the England-Wales game. He received coaching from the England U18 coach, walked out onto the pitch as one of the flag bearers and then watched the game. As you can see from the photos Northfield School was shown in lights around the stadium. Tom had a fantastic day and we are now waiting for our own school set of Rugby shirts that Tom helped to design.   

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12
February
2018

Northfield’s Skiing Trip 2018

Very early on Saturday morning (I mean VERY early, like three o’clock in the morning) we found ourselves outside of school. The reason? We were going skiing in Alpe d’Huez. Thirty-two school students and three teachers made their way towards Newcastle airport, catching the early flight to Geneva. Excitement grew as we drove through Switzerland and the rugged mountains of France. After this interesting yet long journey, we reached our final destination: La Vallee Blanche Hotel, Alpe d’Huez. The extensive travelling left most of us tired, so we spent the rest of Saturday unpacking, getting settled in and that left...

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12
February
2018

Careers Event – Business Visits

Tuesday 6th February – Friday 9th FebruaryFrom Tuesday 6th February – Friday 9th February Year 10 students took part in a number of different events linked to the development of their careers. Over 240 students visited a wide range of businesses including Wilton Engineering, Suzanne Wilson Hair Design, Wynyard Hall Hotel and The Arc in Stockton. The aim of the event was to develop students’ ideas about their careers and show them the range of jobs and opportunities available to them in the local area.The students gained from a wide range of experiences and were a credit to the school....

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