On Wednesday 27th November, we visited the historical city of Chester to see the ‘Knife Angel’ sculpture which has been travelling around the UK.  Chester Cathedral was proud to host The Knife Angel in Chester to raise awareness of knife crime across the country. Cheshire Police also used the Angel to raise awareness to prevent knife crime in schools and places…
As part of their GCSE English Literature course, our Year 11 Nightingale group have been studying William Shakespeare's famous tragedy, Macbeth.  On Thursday 3rd October, we were lucky enough to get tickets to the matinee performance of the play at Manchester's Royal Exchange Theatre. Set in 'the round', The Royal Exchange provides a 360 degree view of the stage from…
As part of the English curriculum, Year 9 have been studying William Shakespeare's play, The Merchant of Venice.  We recently had the pleasure of travelling down to Shakespeare's birthplace, Stratford-upon-Avon, to watch the RSC production, directed by Robin Belfield. The theatre was designed much like Shakespeare's globe, with wooden columns and balconies - all adding to the impressive atmosphere!  Students…
Year 9 enjoyed a trip to the Jodrell Bank Discovery Centre, to develop their knowledge of radio signals as part of their science studies! The students enjoyed exploring the centre's fantastic interactive displays and activities, all centered around space and the science behind their huge telescope. Students visited the Planet Paviliion and the Space Pavillion, before stopping for lunch at the…

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