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MILLTHORPE SCHOOL WEEKLY EMAIL Friday 21 September 2018

Year 6 Open Evening and Staff Training Day Wednesday 3 October Please remember that school will be closed to students for staff training on Wednesday 3 October. For those of you who also have children in Year 6, we look forward to seeing you at our Year 6 Open Evening between 6pm and 8pm later that […]

MILLTHORPE SCHOOL WEEKLY EMAIL Friday 14 September 2018

Year 10 Information Evening 6pm Wednesday 19 September A reminder that there will be an information evening for all Year 10 parents and students on Wednesday 19 September at 6pm in the Main Hall. Please click below for a letter containing more details of the evening. Year 10 Information Evening letter   Year 6 Open Evening and […]

Sports Facilities Update 1 August 2018

As you are hopefully aware, we have now submitted a planning application for the proposed sports facilities and parking on the Millthorpe site. Inevitably, as with any development of this nature, this has generated a range of responses and we are aware that some of the information that has been circulated is inaccurate or misleading. […]

A review of Year 8’s Geography Trip in June 2018, by Cherry Poyner, Year 8:

“We arrived first at Mappleton in coaches and we separated off into groups and were given booklets that we were to fill in with information about the sites we were visiting. The questions included some about the sea defences against longshore drift and the size difference between chalk pebbles in different places. Our main question […]

MILLTHORPE AWARDS FOR PROGRESS AND LEARNING CONDUCT

  This year students celebrated their achievements in terms of progress and learning conduct in house at our two award celebration events. The evening for Years 9 and 10 was well received, as students were nominated by departments and each received a personalised message from their nominee. In Years 7 and 8, students were awarded their […]

JOHN LEWIS SHOWCASE STUDENTS’ ARTWORK

Thanks to our Art Technician, John Fletcher, some of our students now have their artwork on display at the John Lewis store in York. On visiting the John Lewis café, John noticed that they used small jam jars which would be perfect for providing students with ink sets to use in class. The staff kindly […]

MILLTHORPE IS LEAD SCHOOL FOR REGION’S CAREERS HUB

Millthorpe School has been named as the lead school for a new Careers Hub which will help to transform careers education for young people in the region. The York, North Yorkshire, East Riding region (YNYER) has been named as one of just 20 Careers Hubs around England, which will receive a funding boost to help […]

RAISING MONEY FOR CHARITY THROUGH DIANA AWARD

RAISING MONEY FOR CHARITY THROUGH DIANA AWARD   Some of our young people have raised over £800 for two of the city’s mental health charities, thanks to their involvement in the national Diana Award Mentoring Programme. Year 9 and 10 students from Millthorpe School have been taking part in the Diana Award programme for most […]

MILLTHORPE SCHOOL DICES WITH CREATIVITY AND INNOVATION

MILLTHORPE SCHOOL DICES WITH CREATIVITY AND INNOVATION   Staff at Millthorpe School are unleashing their creative sides as they take part in an international project to bring more creativity, innovation and entrepreneurship into their students’ education.   Millthorpe is one of ten partners from five countries participating in the DICE (Developing Innovation and Creativity in […]

Working together to save babies’ lives

Thirteen students from Millthorpe recently joined together with five students from York High School to learn crucial lifesaving skills specifically for use on babies. The ‘How to save a Baby’s Life’ workshop, which was provided by the Royal Life Saving Society (RLSS), came about after Child Development staff in the two schools discussed ways in […]