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Vacancy – Head of Biology

Main/Upper Pay Scale + TLR 2(II) £4615 Permanent post to start Sept 2017 We are looking to appoint a dynamic, innovative and committed Head of Biology who is passionate about their subject and wants to join a supportive and highly successful Science department to help drive the standards in Biology across all key stages. [...]

Vacancy – Head of Biology2017-05-04T10:07:49+00:00

Options

Year 8 Options *NEW* Thank you to all parents, carers and students who came along to our Options evening on 17th May.Click on the images to download the information booklet and example options forms for the Year 8 Options. Year 9 Options booklet and forms [...]

Options2017-04-28T10:48:45+00:00

Former student achieves football success

Former student Chris McKitten has overcome significant physical issues to achieve tremendous success in being selected for the Great Britain Squad for the European Amputee Football Championships. He has been featured in an article in the Newcastle Evening Chronicle, click the link below for more information. http://www.chroniclelive.co.uk/news/north-east-news/meet-amputee-footballer-who-proved-12826783   Main photo : Newcastle United Foundation [...]

Former student achieves football success2017-04-05T10:00:15+00:00

Vacancy – Science Teacher

We are looking to appoint a dynamic, innovative and committed Teacher of Science who is passionate about their subject, to join a supportive and highly successful department from September 2017. The ability to offer Chemistry or Physics to A level will be an advantage. The successful applicant with be able to confidently teach all [...]

Vacancy – Science Teacher2017-03-29T13:58:01+00:00

KS3 Class Reading Books Stretch and Challenge

It is the policy of the English department to guide the choice of reading materials for our pupils. This is to make sure the reading material is not only interesting, but that it offers age appropriate stretch and challenge. We place a high value on encouraging reading; all Key Stage 3 English lessons begin with [...]

KS3 Class Reading Books Stretch and Challenge2017-03-21T10:09:34+00:00

Park Life

BTEC Horticulture Pupils on the BTEC Horticulture course have been involved with a project (liaising with Friends of Felling Park and Gateshead Council) to take car of areas and improve the appearance of the park. It was once beautiful and due to cuts in funding and closure of the council nurseries at Whickham, [...]

Park Life2017-03-14T12:36:07+00:00

Dickens’ Day Literacy

Heworth Grange's new Whole School Literacy initiative was successfully launched after February half term . In order to raise the profile of reading and listening we have started a programme of playing audio versions of Charles Dickens' texts during form time. All year groups are taking part and each have a dedicated text : year 7 [...]

Dickens’ Day Literacy2017-03-13T12:56:40+00:00

A Desirable Day

On Wednesday the 1st of March, Year 13 English Literature attended a series of lectures at the Royal Station Hotel in Newcastle provided by a company called Sovereign Education discussing different themes surrounding the play ‘A Streetcar Named Desire’, which we are studying. Each lecture was delivered by lecturers from different universities around the [...]

A Desirable Day2017-03-09T09:18:22+00:00