Michaelmas House Quiz

Michaelmas House Quiz

The Michaelmas Term House Quiz was as hotly contested as ever, with a strong House competitive spirit.  Well done to all the team members for their contribution. To adhere to our ‘bubbles’, there were three separate quizzes this year:  Junior Forms, Senior...
Final Junior Assembly of 2020

Final Junior Assembly of 2020

The final Junior Forms Assembly of the Michaelmas Term began with Pitts House Captains, Amber and Max, giving a presentation about Pitts Festive Fair Stall on Monday.  Max explained the importance of the charity Pitts are raising money for and Amber demonstrated how...
Weekend Boarders’ Report

Weekend Boarders’ Report

Last weekend our full time boarders visited Cromford Mill and the Cromford Canal, near Matlock Bath.  As well as being a World Heritage site, much of the area along the canal is a nature reserve, rich in wildlife. It was a very misty, overcast day, but nevertheless...
Stone Age survival tactics

Stone Age survival tactics

To mark the end of Year 3’s Project on the Stone Age, the children made their very own settlement in our school grounds!  Their Stone Age village comes complete with camouflaged south facing shelters, a fire for keeping warm and cooking meat, a spear throwing...
College students develop financial awareness

College students develop financial awareness

On Friday 27th November, students in Arkwright (Year 11) took part in a virtual financial awareness course, held over Microsoft Teams. This session was kindly put on by Camilla and Lizzie from Rathbone Bros Plc.  As a leading expert in personalised investment and...