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Henna Design, Photography, Zumba...It Must be House Afternoon

Henna designing, alternative therapies, photography and mucking out stables - these were all ways for students to 'challenge yourself' during House afternoon. All ...

27.03.2015Click to read more >

Geographers Head to Yorkshire

Scarborough was the destination for Year 12 geographers who were looking at issues such as erosion, pollution and land use. Thirty Year 12 students headed to the H...

27.03.2015Click to read more >

United Nations Students Tackle Global Crises

The conflict in Syria and the crisis caused by global warming were two of the issues debated at the General Assembly of the Ashby School branch of the United Nations Associat...

25.03.2015Click to read more >

Ashby School is Good, Says Ofsted

Ashby School is a ‘good school’ across the board, according to Ofsted inspectors. Its boarding facility has been rated outstanding. The school, which was inspe...

02.03.2015Click to read more >

Study Leave Dates for Years 11, 12 and 13

Study leave for students starts on the following dates: Year 11 - Friday 15 May Year 12 - Friday 8 May (return Monday 8 June) Year 13 - Frida...

27.02.2015Click to read more >

English - Year 10

Spring term 2015

Pupils are working towards a Shakespeare assessment worth 25% of their Literature GCSE.  Following this, they will begin their second piece of creative writing which goes towards their Language GCSE.

Autumn term 2014

Year 10 – Students are working on a piece of Gothic Writing in preparation for their first controlled assessment.  Following this they will go on to study Spoken Language looking at 2 classroom based transcripts which will also be for a controlled assessment.  Before Christmas they will begin looking at a Shakespeare play.







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