X24 Presentation of Learning

Apologies:  This was posted earlier under the wrong year group.  It is X24’s PoL

We’re pleased to announce that X24’s Presentation of Learning events will take place on 17th and 19th December

Admiral:  Monday 17th December  5:00 – 6:30pm

Skipper:  Wednesday 19th December  5:00 – 6:30pm

Students will be showing their work and discussing their responses to the guiding question, “What does it mean to be human?”

Black Friday!

We’re not having a sale, but X24 are in need of corrugated card for their expedition product.

If you’ve been carried away by the Black Friday / Cyber Monday online shopping events and are expecting deliveries over the coming week, could you please save the boxes and send them into school.

We’re looking for corrugated card specifically and would prefer boxes to be flattened.  Please remove or obscure any address labels that may be on the packing.

C23 Presentation of Learning

The Year 8 Presentation of Learning will take place on Tuesday 8th May for Skipper and Wednesday 9th May for students in Admiral.  The evening will be held at The Point in Doncaster at 5.30pm. We have chosen The Point as it provides students the opportunity to perform their poetry to an authentic audience and in the home of Doncaster Community Arts.  Students will need to be collected from the venue not from School at 6.30pm. Students are looking forward to sharing their hard work with you.

If you have any concerns please do not hesitate to contact School.

Year 8 Team

The following link will take you to The Point, Doncaster. https://www.thepoint.org.uk

During the first week back C23 students will be going on fieldwork to the East Yorkshire Coast to investigate the impact of nature on the land. On Wednesday the 14th March Admiral will be going followed by Skipper on Friday 16th March. Students will spend time on the beach at both locations.

We will be leaving at 8.45am and will return to school between 3.30pm and 4pm depending on the traffic. Students will be out of school all day and as a result will need a packed lunch and warm clothing – we would recommend that students have at least 3 layers- as well as a waterproof coat. Students who receive free school meals will be provided with a packed lunch.

If you have any queries please don’t hesitate to get in touch.

The Year 8 Team

Mrs Batty, Miss Robinson, Mr Blair and Mr Voltaire.