Performing Arts Top Achievers

Results are in for the ‘Performing Arts Top Achievers’ from last term!

Congratulations to the following students who each made the most progress in their subject area:

Key Stage Three Achievers:

Music: Isfah
Drama: Dayna
Dance: Jessica and Naomi
Exp Arts: Dayna

Key Stage Four Achievers:

Music: Lauren
Drama: Thomas
Dance: Shaw-nay
Exp Arts: Terri

Well done to all the students who won!

School Is Open As Usual

Please attend school as normal today (29-01-15) – Thank you

Students of the Week!

We would like to say a huge congratulations to last week’s Students of the Week!


The winning students were:

Arpad in 7.2 – For turning his behaviour around, receiving no ‘CFC’s’ and a lot of ‘CFP’s’

Kye in 8.5 – For his attitude to learning, his improving attendance and getting no ‘CFC’s’

Vadims in 9.6 – For consistently high effort.

Ayesha in 10.2 – For moving up an impressive 70 places in the Effort Ranking Awards

Callum in 11.1 – For gaining several ‘CFP’s’


We would also like to congratulate our Forms of the Week:

7.6, 8.5, 9.6, 10.2 and 11.1

Well done to all our winners!

Family Fun Success!

We would like to say a big thank you and well done to all the families who have taken part in our Family Fun Challenges over the last few months. The hugely successful sessions included challenges using photography, arts and crafts and healthy cooking.

As the evenings were so popular, we will be looking to start some new sessions in the spring – look out for your letter of invitation in the post!


Year 9 Options Evening

The Year 9 Options Evening for students and parents/carers will take place on Tuesday 10th February 2015.

Please arrive for a talk at 6pm. Afterwards you will have the opportunity to visit our options stalls, set up in the Sports Hall, where you will be able to find out more about each course on offer and to discuss details with subject teachers.


School Open Today

Clifton Community School will be open as normal today.

Students of the Week!

A huge congratulations to last week’s Students of the Week!!

The winning students were:

Lauren in 7.5

Connor in 8.1

Jack in 9.2

James in 10.7

Sanena in 11.7


We would also like to congratulate our Forms of the Week:

7.2, 8.8, 9.2, 10.4 and 11.2

Well done to all our winners!

Year 9 Effort Ranking Awards – 2nd Collection

A HUGE congratulations to the following Y9 students who have all achieved first place (No1 in the Effort Ranking) for the 2nd collection:

Yosra Alenazi 9.2
Said Jamal 9.7
Danika White 9.6
Nicole Wraith 9.5
Vadims Bulans 9.6
Wajeeha Malik 9.4
Thasmar Munshi 9.4

The following students, along with the above, should also be congratulated for achieving the top 10 effort rankings:

Haidar Ali 9.6
Khezar Asif 9.7
Dunya Haji 9.3
Courtney Lewis 9.7
Courtney Barratt 9.3
Hajrah Jawad 9.7
Lauren Johnson 9.8
Alice Rolley 9.8
Ruqaya Ghadeer 9.2
Scott Moore 9.7

We would also like to congratulate the Year 9’s who, along with all of the above, achieved the top 20 effort rankings:

Kenady Hammill 9.5
Jessica Glenn 9.5
Ardonit Behluli 9.8
Alisha Pycroft 9.8
Aisha Wahid 9.5
Alana Rice 9.8
Courtney Shaw 9.2
Emily Wilkinson 9.4
Callum Brittle 9.4
Charlie Marshall 9.6
Naomi Wright 9.5
Roger Coca – Rocha 9.5
Jack Oxley 9.2
Demi Smith 9.7

The following students also deserve a massive congratulations for significantly moving up the Effort Rankings since the last collection:

Demi Smith 9.7 Moved up 61 places
Damian Operacz 9.8 Moved up 48 places
Jack Oxley 9.2 Moved up 40 places

Well done to all – Excellent effort!

Clifton Basketball Stars

Clifton’s basketball team showed off their remarkable skills competing in the Rotherham Schools Under 14 Basketball Tournament at Thrybergh Academy on Wednesday 13th January 2015.

The team played six games, which included four impressive wins!

Winning results were as follows:

Rawmarsh 2 v Clifton 4
Clifton 6 v Wath 0
Clifton 12 v St Pius 2
Thrybergh 2 v Clifton 22

They lost to two really strong teams in Aston (18-8) and narrowly to Wickersley (6-4).

Really well done to the whole squad who finished third overall and included Callum Burns, Said Jamal, Elton Tshuma, Edi Barha, Vadims Bulans, Ibrahim Ibdali, Luke Poucher and Waqas Akhtar.

Year 7 Parents Evening!

A reminder for parents/carers of our Year 7 students! The Year 7 Parents Evening is tonight; 3.45pm- 6.45pm.

We look forward to seeing you there!