Category: Senior School

U4 Reflect at Coventry Cathedral

17th May 2022

On Tuesday 10 May 2022 the Religious Studies Department took U4 out for a day fieldtrip to Coventry Cathedral. The morning was spent with a guided tour of the different features of the Cathedral and learning about its history including learning about the bombing of the original Cathedral in WW2 and a tour of the…

Junior Mathematical Challenge Results 2022

17th May 2022

We were extremely pleased with the results of the Junior Mathematical Challenge which gifted mathematicians at Highclare School entered in April 2022. This is a nationally recognised challenge and only the top 40% of students receive a certificate. However, at Highclare School, 60% of entrants achieved either a bronze or silver award – a fantastic…

Superb Practice DofE Expedition

17th May 2022

Congratulations on a superb practice expedition for both the Silver and Bronze Duke of Edinburgh pupils. Pupils who participated in the Silver practice expedition showed great navigation and camp craft skills. Their desire to get up early and get walking was outstanding. It was music to our ears to hear them say on the most…

Senior School Open Evening

11th May 2022

Following a successful series of virtual events and bespoke School-In-Action visits it was a pleasure to be able to welcome families into Highclare Senior School on a sunny Tuesday afternoon. There was a fantastic buzz around the school and we look forward to following up with families in the near future.  Please keep an eye…

A Night At The Moviesicals

11th May 2022

A spectacular night at ‘The Movisiecals’ was enjoyed by all at Highclare Senior School! An incredible night showcasing the talent of Senior School pupils across a wide variety of musical and dramatical styles and genres.  Thank you to all involved in preparing pupils for this event and parents for their continued support.  

Swimming: West Midlands Regional Championship Success

5th May 2022

Highclare Senior School pupil Josh Mitchell-Storey achieved fantastic success at the West Midlands Regional Swimming Championships, held in Coventry over the bank holiday weekend. Josh was representing Orion Club in the 50 freestyle, 50 breaststroke and 100 breaststroke. For the 50 breaststroke Josh won his heat, finishing 5th in the final. For the 100 breaststroke…

Platinum Jubilee Celebrations

5th May 2022

Friends of Highclare Platinum Jubilee Celebrations – Saturday 25 June 2022, 12.00-5.00pm   Friends of Highclare School are happy to announce they will be holding a summer fayre to celebrate the Platinum Jubilee.   If any parents would like to volunteer to help during the day please email Mrs Soen, We would also be grateful for…

U4 Geography trip to Cannock Chase

28th April 2022

As part of the Geography curriculum U4 enjoyed the first ever field trip to Cannock Chase, an area designated an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The trip began with a guided tour from the Learning Ranger at Forestry England and an explanation of sustainable management strategies of Cannock Chase, followed by various geographical investigations such…

L4 Visit Guru Nanak Gurdwara

8th April 2022

L4 pupils recently had a superb visit to the Guru Nanak Gurdwara in Smethwick, a Sikh place of worship as part of their curriculum studies about Sikhism.  They were able to spend time in the main worship hall and absorbed the wonderful atmosphere with readings from the Guru Granth Sahib.  Pupils were welcomed into the…

Friends of Highclare Second Hand Uniform Shop

8th April 2022

Sale Dates   The next sale will be held on: Friday 22 April, 10.00-1.00 pm   Dates for your Diary: Friday 22 April, 10.00-1.00 pm Friday 20 May, 5.00-6.30 pm Friday 24 June, 5.00-6.30 pm Monday 11 July, 10.00-1.00 pm Monday 18 July, 10.00-1.00 pm Monday 22 August, 10.00-1.00 pm Please note parents are no…