Entries by Stuart Potter

Charity Day Friday 2 May

Miss Oxberry and Miss Kirby have organised a fun charity day to be held next Friday 2 May. Miss Kirby has close links with a children’s centre in Africa and Miss Oxberry would like to raise money for Save the Children, for whom she will be climbing Kilimanjaro on boxing day this year! View Miss Oxberry’s sponsorship […]

Millthorpe School Receives ‘Good’ Rating From School Inspectors

Inspirational leadership and good manners from polite and well-behaved students has helped Millthorpe School achieve an overall ‘Good’ rating from school inspectors Ofsted. Inspectors said the school is “improving at a very swift pace. Achievement is rising rapidly, but particularly so in English.” They noted that there has been a very successful drive to improve […]

Year 10 Mock Interviews

On Wednesday of this week, in conjunction with NYBEP we held mock interviews for 199 Year 10 students. The students had been well-prepared beforehand. They had to complete an application form similar to one used by companies. They had an assembly about the typical questions that can arise in a job interview and they had […]

The Millthorpe School Big Read

Always keen to promote a reading culture at Millthorpe we took advantage of World Book Day to launch the Millthorpe ‘Big Read’ on Thursday 6 March. All students and staff were encouraged to bring a book so they could participate. In addition to quizzes and activities taking place in the library everyone in school put down what they […]

Hull Firm Supports Auschwitz Trip

Millthorpe School’s annual visit to the Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camp in Poland received a boost when Hull Construction Company Hobson & Porter offered to contribute to the cost of the trip. This meant that the visit, which also takes in Oskar Schindler’s factory and a tour of the former Krakow ghetto area, was more affordable for […]

Friends of Millthorpe Quiz Night

Friends of Millthorpe Quiz night – Friday 28 February 2014, 7-11pm. All parents welcome. Tickets are £4 each and are available from the School Office or by emailing pta@millthorpeschool.co.uk