Year 8 had a very eggciting day yesterday. Egged on by their form tutors they had created egg-themed projects. We are not eggsagerating in saying they were eggstremely imaginative. The egg heads judging the entries said it was no yolk! Everyone is egghausted from all the effort.
On Monday the 10th we are having a Colour Run to raise funds for improving our school playground facilities. Pupils have been given sponsorship forms and we are asking that they raise at least £15. The forms need to be returned by Monday 29th of April. Not sure what happens at a colour run then look at:
Year 9 Parent Interviews will take place on Tuesday 26th of March. Parents will meet with Form Tutor’s to discuss their child’s progress in Year 9. Please book a time slot using the letter being sent home.
In our recent house photo competition, pupils in Year 8-12 submitted photos on the theme “Our changing World”. Pupils in Year 13/14 had a theme of “Next Steps”. The Year 8-12 winner was Simon Stead, for Year 13/14 it was Nathan Brown. The winning entries will be entered in the National School Photography Awards.
Congratulations to Senior Teacher Paul Clarke and Principal Ricky Massey who have just returned from London having achieved Level 3 Senior Instructor Accreditation for Pivotal Education. This accreditation ranks these two GHS staff as the most qualified Pivotal Instructors for Northern Ireland. #aspiretosucceed #learningwithoutlimits
Today the top 10 pupils with positive behaviour points from each year group were taken to Glengormley Sportsbowl as a reward. Everyone had a great time and we love to celebrate our pupil’s progress on the Glengormley Way.
Year 10 choose Year 11 subjects soon. To ensure that parents have all the information needed there is an information evening on Wed 6th Feb at 7:00pm. Staff will be there to answer any questions you might have.