ADMISSIONS POLICY CHANGES - CONSULTATION NOTICE
We are proposing a change to the definition of the distance criteria, within our admissions policy, used for oversubscription in applications for St. Hild's. For full information click here.
Our official act of Remembrance at St. Hild's this year took place on Tuesday 11th November. A two minute silence was observed throughout the school and the Remembrance theme also featured in Collective Worship for the full week. details
GOING ON THE TRIP TO BRUSSELS IN DECEMBER?
You must have a European Health Insurance Card. This is very important, but getting one is straightforward. For full information click here.
KEY STAGE 4 PREPARE FOR THEIR FUTURE.
Key Stage 4 students took part in some engaging activities over three busy days, when the Bright Futures Team delivered the 'Money Matters' programme to Year 10 and Year 11 students. The next day they challenged Year 10 with some Employability issues to consider. The following day saw Year 11 students visit the Choices event at Brierton Sports Centre. details
PARIS 2014 - DISNEYLAND, SIGHT-SEEING AND MORE!
A three day trip to Paris for a group Year 8 & 9 students saw them taking in the sights, with a visit to the Eiffel Tower and a cruise along the Seine. They also spent a full day at the Disneyland Paris resort. Story & Pics
JORDAN NOBBS LAUNCHES GIRLS' FOOTBALL PROGRAMME.
Ladies Footballer Jordan Nobbs of Arsenal and England joined our Girls' Football Squad at their training session to launch the Female Football Development Programme (FFD) in the Hartlepool area. details
COLLEGE OPEN DAYS AND EVENINGS FOR YEAR 11
A number of open days and evenings are scheduled at local Colleges in the coming months. Our Year 11 students are encouraged to visit all the colleges they are interested in. A programme of these events can be viewed by clicking on the following link. Event dates
BIKE SHELTER SECURITY.
Students who cycle or ride a scooter to school are urged to secure their mode of transport with a good quality bike lock when using the Bike Shelters outside the school. A good quality lock is still required even when using the lockable shelter; this will ensure the security of the property is maintained, at the times of parking and collection, when the shelter is open.
PICKING UP STUDENTS FROM MAIN SCHOOL CAR PARK - GUIDELINES
Although the school car park is private property, we do not mind a few parents using the car park at 2.40pm, provided that you stick closely to our common-sense rules. Click here for details.
G.C.S.E. RESULTS DAY 2014 - RESULTS REACH NEW HIGH!
As many schools across England and Wales faced unpredictable G.C.S.E. results, the students of St. Hild's Church of England School really did have something to celebrate. details
TRENCHES TRIP - FRANCE & BELGIUM 2014
The History and MFL departments organised a very busy but highly successful and enjoyable residential to the Trenches in France & Belgium. For full story and pictures from the trip click here.
YEAR 6 PRIMARY TRANSITION PROGRAMME
Year 6 students attended a Primary Transition Programme at St. Hild’s Church of England School. The event which ran from 7th July to 23rd July 2014 involved all the students we expected to start at St. Hild's in September 2014. details
SCHOOL BUS SERVICE CHANGES FROM SEPTEMBER 2014
From September 2014 students entitled to a free bus pass will need to use the new Hartlepool Borough Council Yellow Bus Service No.13. Pupils who purchase a termly pass can also use this service and will be allocated a seat whilst seats remain available. For full details of these changes click here.
COLLEGE LIFE TASTER FOR YEAR 10 STUDENTS
Two Taster day visits to Hartlepool Colleges gave Year 10 students the opportunity to experience what college life will be like if they choose to study at one of these colleges in September 2015. details
WOMEN IN ENGINEERING - MIDDLESBROUGH COLLEGE VISIT
Monday 23rd June 2014 was the inaugural National Day for Women in Engineering and to celebrate Middlesbrough College hosted an event for a small group of St. Hild's Year 8 and Year 9 girls. The event aimed to introduce the students to the opportunities open to them and to consider engineering as a possible career choice. click here
WONSIE WODDLE 2014 - IN AID OF DEMENTIA UK
Students and Staff join in with the 'Wonsie Woddle' sponsored walk across the Headland in aid of Dementia UK. details
COMMUNICATION FESTIVAL 2014
St. Hild’s Communication Festival took place between Tuesday 6th and Friday 9th May with Students from Years 7, 8 and 9 taking part in a variety of activities. For full story. click here
TOP-CLASS PERFORMANCE AND MEDIA FACILITIES FOR HIRE!
Northern Lights Academy is our state of the art performing arts and media facility. It can host a wide range of uses such as theatre production, music & TV recording, ICT, music, dance & exercise classes, community courses & meetings. Details
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