Christmas Performances – DVD orders, Reports and Next Week

Dear Parents It’s been wonderful watching the Christmas productions in rehearsals and today.  The children continue to amaze me and I am so impressed by the confidence they display on stage.  Carols and Cocoa last night was also a joyous event, with over a quarter of the Senior School performing, along with a very specialRead More »

PTA Family Fireworks, CEO Sleepout, Coats, Primary Maths Challenge, Mock Exams, Wynyard Hall Festive Shopping Fayre, Derwentwater Residential – March 2020 & Winter Clothing

Dear Parents It’s been wonderful seeing the children enjoying Children In Need.  With pyjamas, spots and stripes aplenty, I hope we’ve raised a wonderful amount for this great cause. PTA Family Fireworks Thank you to all those who attended the PTA Fireworks last week.  It was a wonderful event, enjoyed by all.  Particular thanks toRead More »

Bag2School: Tuesday 4 November, PTA Fireworks Night: Friday 8 November, Nursery/Reception Stay & Play: Thursday 28 November & CEO Sleepout

Fireworks in the sky

Dear Parents Bag2School: Tuesday 4 November The PTA is, once again, running this campaign where you are able to support their fundraising efforts whilst ridding yourself of unwanted clothing.  Collection bags have been sent home with the children today, although you can use a pain refuse sack should you wish to do so.  Further detailsRead More »

Tree Clearance at the Junior School, Harvest Festivals, Uniform Labelling, PTA Fireworks Night: Friday 8 November & Stay & Play: Thursday 28 November 1.45-3pm

Dear Parents It was lovely to see (most of) the children resplendent in yellow yesterday, supporting mental health issues in young people.  I think we all recognise how very different the world in which we find ourselves is for young people and the particular challenges they now face.  We’re very much committed to working withRead More »

PTA AGM, Movie Night – Friday 18 October, Race Night, PTA Fireworks – Friday 8 November, Taster Week – 7-11 October 2019, Harvest Festival & CEO Sleepout (Middlesbrough & Stockton) – Monday 11 November

Dear Parents It was lovely to see so many of you supporting the children in the Junior School during their Jogathon.  The children had a lot of fun whilst raising awareness about a very important issue: mental health in young people.  The ‘yellow’ fun continues next week as we support ‘Hello Yellow’ on Thursday. PTARead More »

PTA AGM – Wednesday 2 October, Race Night – Friday 4 October, Term Dates, Hello Yellow Day – Thursday 10 October, Senior School European Cake Off – Thursday 26 September, CEO Sleepout (Middlesbrough & Stockton) – Monday 11 November, Taster Week – 7-11 October 2019 and Grease

Dear Parents It was such a shame to have to cancel the Whole School photograph this week but the photographers were concerned it would rain during the period of time it takes to assemble the whole school.  Therefore, we will be reconvening in the summer term (before the pupils in Year 11 leave) when weRead More »

Parking, Whole School Photograph – Tuesday 24 September, PTA Race Night – Friday 5 October, PTA AGM and Nominations – Wednesday 2 October, CEO Sleepout (Middlesbrough & Stockton) – Monday 11 November, Senior School European Cake Off – Thursday 26 September, Taster Week – 7-11 October 2019, Grease & Stokesley Show – Saturday 21 September

Ken James Headmaster at Red House School

Dear Parents I spent three days this week inspecting another school on the other side of the Pennines.  Seeing other schools in action always gives me food for thought whilst affirming many of the things we do here.  Rest assured, we will continue to observe and evolve to ensure we’re the best small, yet perfectlyRead More »