Blog posts tagged Sixth Form

23rd April 2018

Flying High at Rolls Royce

Mr Hogan, Subject Leader for Science

Y12 Physics students accompanied by Mr Hogan and Mr Armitage went on a visit to Rolls Royce Derby where we fortunate enough to be hosted by a former student, Will Dobson who is an engineer and a Team Leader in the civil jet engine division. Read more

29th January 2018

Senior Maths Challenge

Mr Wells, Maths Teacher

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9th January 2018

Your school is lying to you...

Rowena Fletcher-Wood (Alumna 2007)

The school is lying to you. Your parents. Everyone, pretty much. Read more

8th January 2018

Celebrating with last year's Sixth Form leavers

Harry Gamsu, Alumni 2007

On Wednesday 20th December 2017 we welcomed back our most recent Sixth Form leavers to celebrate their results and achievements during their time at High Storrs Sixth Form. We also welcomed alumni, Harry Gamsu, to speak at the evening and present their awards. He has kindly forwarded his speech that we can share with you now. Read more

25th November 2017

Sixth Form DT Workspace

Dave Vickers, Head of Design and Technology

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6th November 2017

Sixth Form Open Evening Tues 7th Nov

Laura Mason, Director of Sixth Form

The whole school promises to be alive with passion and enthusiasm as we demonstrate exactly why our Sixth Form is 'Outstanding' (Ofsted 2013). Every subject will have a showcase across their classrooms of the Sixth Form course content with demonstrations, presentations and activities. We'd love for you to join us to find out exactly what makes High Storrs such a vibrant and successful Sixth Form and help you with your application to attend in September 2018. Read more

4th October 2017

Leslie Evans', Permanent Secretary for Scotland, address to Y12

Leslie Evans, alumnae from 1970-76, is the top Civil Servant in Scotland, working directly under Nicola Sturgeon. On Monday 2nd October she returned to the school along with 10 other alumni, to speak with our Y12 pupils about careers. She has kindly sent over her notes from her Key Note talk. Read more

18th September 2017

Success

Miss L Mason, Assistant Headteacher – Director of Sixth Form

Since term started, I have certainly talked a lot about success. I have presented my goals for success in assemblies to Year 12 and Year 13 and discussed success at the Y12 Welcome Evening for parents. Read more