Entries by Yasmin Ireland

Art Packs

At the beginning of term We offer Art packs for year 10 and 11 students as practical work will be set for homework each week and therefore  it is recommended that students purchase the art pack to complete the work at home. Students who do not have equipment at home, will need to stay behind after school to […]

Impossible Triangle Challenge

To complete the challenge students collect merit points in their maths lessons, merits are given to pupils who have made a significant improvement, reached a test target, achieved a great piece of work in a lesson and also completed a great piece of homework. The completed triangle is made up of 9 collected merits when one […]

Bluebell Wood Cheque Presentation

In January Clifton nominated Bluebell Wood as their Charity of the Year to work hard to fundraise for. Students and staff have worked hard at numerous events to be able to hand over this cheque for £501.15 to the staff and patients at the hospice on their trip today. They were able to see the […]

Y10 Oil Pastel ‘Marcia Baldwin’ Artwork

Y10 Textiles students are currently looking at the title ‘Natural form.’ They have started the project by looking at different medias/materials to experiment with. Here we have some lovely examples of some artist inspired oil pastel studies. They have been given the lesson to draw and overlay different layers of oil pastels to create a […]

Excellence in English

This week, the English department have nominated their first students for the new ‘Excellence in English’ award! To be nominated for this, students have to show consistent effort and be enthusiastic in every English lesson as well as involving themselves with class discussions and be working hard to reach their target grade. Deserving students from […]

The Rock Assembly at Wembley SSE Arena

On Thursday 13th July, 45 KS4 pupils travelled to Rock Assembly at the Wembley SSE Arena. Organised by The Transformation Trust, the Rock Assembly is an annual event in which 10,000 pupils from across England have the opportunity to explore career options and talk to universities at the Futures Fair before watching a concert in […]