The Tivolis Band Success!

Wickersley’s own Indie Rock band, The Tivolis, featuring four current Y12 students, are recording their own album of of original songs and have just played a gig at the legendary Hallamshire Hotel on West St in Sheffield. They have plenty more live gigs coming up, including Roots-Rotherham’s street carnival in April. Follow them @thetivolisband on […]

Y12 Geography Fieldwork Trip

Year 12 Geographers conducted the first of their 4 fieldwork days out in the Peak District. Students investigated the sequestration of carbon in peatland moors and Burbage Brook rivers. They worked alongside the Moorland discovery centre at Longshaw Estate, ran by the National Trust.

Year 12 Oxford University Visit

On Thursday the 7th of March, a group of our Year 12 students visited the Magdalen College at The University of Oxford. They had a great day exploring the college and the city, as well as participating in sessions that introduced them to studying at a world-class university and gave them a taste of what it […]

Y13 Drama Performance Exams

Students in the Y13 A Level Drama and Theatre class recently performed their scripted pieces for examination. Monologue extracts from the plays Miss Julie and Immaculate were followed by a performance of a key extract from Henrik Ibsen’s A Doll’s House. Congratulations to the students on their impressive performances.

Y13 Mock Interviews

Well done to our Year 13 students who took part in their mock interviews recently. Students were invited to take part in the interview experience, conducted by a representative of several local organisations. During the interview, students were asked a range of real-life questions and although interviews are daunting for everyone, our students took it in their stride. Our […]

Y12 A-Level Physics students compete in the Senior Physics Challenge Online

Our Y12 A-Level Physics students took part in the Senior Physics Challenge Online Competition. This competition consists of two 30-minute sets of multiple-choice questions which are largely about physics ideas, but also encouraging some wider reading and interest in the subject. It is an opportunity for students to take part in a national physics competition […]

Sheffield Hallam Y13 Chemistry Trip

On Friday, our Y13 chemistry and applied Science students were lucky enough to attend a laboratory session at Sheffield Hallam University to help them develop their practical skills and experience working with high-spec equipment in a university lab.  As part of the day, students synthesised aspirin and perfected their recrystallisation technique. They were also able to […]

Y13 Students Complete BSL Qualification

A huge congratulations to 3 of our Y13 students who passed their L1 qualification in British Sign Language last week! The students completed the qualification with our amazing deaf instructor after enjoying an enrichment taster course in Y12. We are incredibly proud of them all!

Y12 Sheffield Hospital Snowflake Appeal

This half term, Y12 students were set a challenge to raise £600 to support The Snowflake Appeal.  Sheffield Children’s Hospital provides a healthier future for children and young people, and The Children’s Hospital Charity raises money to improve the patient and family experience going above and beyond the NHS provision. Each form organised its fundraising […]

Y13 Brain Studies

Year 13 Psychology students have been labelling areas of a jelly brain last week. 🧠 They have learnt the functions of each area and what happens if there is damage to the brain.


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