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  • 26.11.2015 - Year 8 Students Attend IMECHE/BLOODHOUND SSC Education Event

    On Thursday 19th November, ten year 8 students were invited to attend the IMECHE/BLOODHOUND SSC Education Event at Chesterfield College.

    Read more... | Photo Gallery

  • 20.11.2015 - AS level Geography students in the Lake District

    AS level Geography students visited the Lake District for two days in November as part of their Cold Environments study.


    Photo Gallery | YouTube Video

  • 16.11.2015 - Highfields Heroes Support Children in Need

    Students came to school in fancy dress last Friday at Highfields in Matlock, to support BBC Children in Need.  This year's theme was "be a hero", and students were encouraged to dress up as their childhood hero.

    The day saw £1343.36 raised for Children in Need.

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  • 11.11.2015 - Kids Lit Quiz Regional Heat 10th November

    A magnificent performance from our Literature Quiz Team, Lily Theakston, Eleanor Ford, Millie Bunting and Henry Bailey all in Y8, resulted in them taking second place in a strong field of over 20 teams from across the East Midlands - only a single point behind the winners!  Congratulations to them on their great achievement.

  • 11.11.2015 - Iceland Field Trip

    A level Geology and Geography students visited Iceland during October half term, spending 4 day travelling around the south east of the island.

    Read more... | YouTube Video

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