Student Voice in Dragons Den!

We had some of our Student Voice present in the Dragons’ Den today for funds to improve social areas in school. Our Dragons were Deborah Meaden (Mrs Patterson) and Peter Jones - complete with his trademark stripy socks - (Mr Hurst from the Trust). Students presented so well that both Deborah and Peter were locked [...]

Student Voice in Dragons Den!2019-07-16T06:47:07+00:00

BBC Newcastle

On Tuesday 9th March the year 9 music production class went on a trip to the BBC in Newcastle. We had great fun playing with the green screen (that was blue!!), reading the auto cue, looking in the archives, recording a radio play with live foley and finding out a few tricks of the trade! [...]

BBC Newcastle2019-07-15T14:00:04+00:00

Shakespeare Workshop

A big thanks from the English department to those staff who released Year 9 pupils yesterday to take part in the Shakespeare workshops. Both sessions went really well and were enjoyed by the students, who behaved impeccably.  The actors from the theatre company praised the students for their enthusiasm and willingness to take part.   It [...]

Shakespeare Workshop2019-07-15T13:30:02+00:00

Wimbledon 2019

We took a group of 12 students to Wimbledon on Tuesday and had a thoroughly enjoyable day in the sunshine.   We were lucky enough to see Roger and Serena play their first round matches on centre court and also watched Thiem and Sharapova's games on court two.   Our students were simply fantastic, several [...]

Wimbledon 20192019-07-10T09:32:51+00:00

UKMT Junior Maths Challenge

Pupils at Heworth Grange achieved 1 gold, 9 silver and 10 bronze certificates in this years's UKMT Junior Maths Challenge.  Over 270 000 pupils from across the UK sat the Junior Maths Challenge with roughly the top 6% receiving a gold certificate, the next 13% silver and the next 21% bronze.  A special mention to [...]

UKMT Junior Maths Challenge2019-07-10T08:45:38+00:00

Staff Vacancy – Midday Supervisor

We are currently recruiting for midday supervisors. Midday supervision is an important part of ensuring our pupils have a pleasant and safe environment over the lunchtime period. Our lunches are split between KS3 and KS4 and are an hour length in total. The hours are one per day for five days per week. The [...]

Staff Vacancy – Midday Supervisor2019-07-05T07:24:36+00:00

Staff Vacancy – Singing Teacher

We are seeking an enthusiastic and inspiring Singing Teacher to work, on a self employed basis, within our music department from September 2019.  You will liaise with the music staff to encourage and prepare students for exam-related performances, grades, concerts within school and other musical events that present themselves throughout the school year. It is essential that [...]

Staff Vacancy – Singing Teacher2019-07-05T06:24:10+00:00

Staff Vacancy – SENDCO

MAIN/UPPER PAY SCALE 1B + SEN 1 ALLOWANCE Heworth Grange School  is an 11-18 school of approximately 1100 students.  We are committed to achieving the maximum success for all our students and staff through creativity, innovation and personalisation.  This post presents an excellent opportunity for a talented professional with proven management and leadership skills [...]

Staff Vacancy – SENDCO2019-06-25T13:44:41+00:00