Posts From English Category
World Book Day – Matt Killeen Author Visit
School was pleased to welcome author Matt Killeen who was in school for World Book Day. Click on the header for a full report.
Year 8 Spelling Bee Competition
Well done to everyone who participated in the Year 8 Spelling Bee competition last Friday.
Year 11 Parents’ Evening
A representative from Harper Collins will be at the Parents’ Evening selling GCSE Revision Guides, Click on the header for a leaflet and order form.
Y7 Poetry Slam
“We were all really proud of our Year 7 poets this week who all stood and read their wonderful poems in front of four classes as part of our Poetry Slams! Thank you to all of the English Department who coached the poets and pulled the events together. A special well done to our winners: Alessia Talbot and Henry Buckle and out runners up Ayse Ondor, Nathaniel Owen, Emily Beddis and Jemima Jackson”
Y11 Poetry Live Trip – Wednesday 30 January
We’re making a list and we’re checking it twice.
Have you paid and given consent for your child to go on the English department’s full year group trip to see their GCSE poetry performed and discussed by the poets themselves? All payments to be made and consent to be given before Christmas but the deadline is Thursday10 January 2019.
Y7 Trip to the Rose Theatre in York
Y7 student, Cormac Keating reviews his recent trip.
North Yorkshire Schools Spelling Bee Competition
Congratulations to the SJF Spelling Bee Team who came runners-up in this competition.