Category: Sixth Form

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…

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.  

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, stpaulsoffice@highclareschool.co.uk 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…

Comic Relief at Highclare Senior School

24th March 2022

What a fantastic day! The senior school ARK Club raised over £200 for Comic Relief through their bake sale! Thank you so much everyone for donating on a fabulous feel good day in the sunshine. The students were amazing, Mr Sneary is particularly proud of the pupils that took part and staff that supported the…

Intermediate Mathematical Challenge Results 2022

9th March 2022

We were extremely pleased with the results of the Intermediate Mathematical Challenge which gifted mathematicians at Highclare School entered in February 2022. This is a nationally recognised challenge and only the top 40% of students receive a certificate. However, at Highclare School, over 70% of entrants achieved either a bronze, silver or gold award –…

Highclare Parent Needs Your Help To Support Families in Ukraine

9th March 2022

Highclare families recently received correspondence from fellow parent Mrs Wilinska detailing how she has secured transport to deliver donations to support the people of Ukraine. More information on what Mrs Wilinksa has organised with donation suggestions can be found here and an Amazon wish list has been created here , detailing items suitable to be…

Good Reads: KS3

9th March 2022

Maggie lives enclosed and protected from the outside world by a boundary, beyond which the Quiet War rages and the dirty, dangerous wanderers roam. She has an older and younger brother—she is in the middle, invisible and forgotten.  She meets Una, a hungry wanderer girl in need of help, and everything Maggie has ever known…