Annalise and Justine Greening 1
16 Feb

Lord Glenamara memorial prize

One of our talented students has been recognised for her academic success and voluntary work with a prize given to commemorate a politician who championed education in the North East. Annalise Murra...

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DofE Awards Evening - SQ
8 Feb

Silver Duke of Edinburgh’s Award Evening

For the first time in many years, nine students were presented with their silver certificate and badge at the Duke of Edinburgh’s Award evening hosted at Harton. It was lovely to celebrate the students success in front of family members and staff and to see so many successfully complete the award. There are record numbers currently involved at all levels, including gold and there will be many mo...

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7 Feb

February Half Term Swimming

February Half Term Swimming Monday 20 February - Friday 24 February (9am - 12pm daily) Everyone is welcome for a casual swim. No need to book, just turn up. 1 Hour Maximum. £2 per swimmer (same price for all ages) Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult in the water (maximum 2 children per adult) Children aged 8-16 years must be s...

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Community Tea Dance 2017 - 7
27 Jan

Community Tea Dance success

For the fifth year Harton 6th Form held one of the nicest events on the calendar when over 40 people supported a community tea dance on Saturday 21st January. As ever the 6th form students were fabulous in firstly volunteering their time to support the event and in serving food, cleaning up and even having a good go at some of the dances. The feedback from everyone that attended was lovely and we ...

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Cambridge University Trip - 6- SQ
23 Jan

Cambridge University Trip

Fifteen year 12 students have just recently returned from a two day visit to Trinity Hall at Cambridge University. The visit has been a huge success over the past few years in helping to raise students aspirations in believing that they can apply to such world renowned universities. The students thoroughly enjoyed the visit which included visiting several different colleges and the library as well...

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5 Jan

6th Form Ice Skating Trip

Record numbers of Harton 6th form students ventured to Whitley Bay Ice Rink prior to Christmas to test out there skating skills. Fair to say mixed fortunes but most importantly everyone had a great time and it is nice to see the numbers growing each year in what has become a Christmas tradition along with some fabulous Christmas jumpers. Here are some photos from the trip [ga...

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16 Dec

Confirmation of Multi Academy Trust

The school received confirmation last night from the Department for Education that Harton’s bid to become an Academy and set up a Multi Academy Trust, initially with Jarrow School, had been accepted. Further information will follow in the New Year. Sir Ken Gibson Executive Head Teacher View more...

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16 Dec

Christmas Concert 2016

This year’s Christmas Concert was described as the finest in Hartons history. Approximately 180 students took part in either the choir, the band or as main performers. An additional three further performances where held in the final morning where all students had the opportunity to attend. Many thanks to everyone who took part and to our wonderful music department at Harton. Have a fa...

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13 Dec

6th Form Awards Presentation Evening

Many of last year’s cohort of students made the effort to come back for the event to receive certificates and prizes in recognition of their fantastic efforts. It was a lovely event and great to see and catch up with student’s that have progressed on to many different universities or apprenticeships around the country. We very much look forward to hearing and see...

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13 Dec

Harton Media Studies Awards 2016

On Monday the 12th of December we hosted our fourth annual media studies awards ceremony in the lecture theatre. The awards recognised the hard work and talent of all our media studies students put into their coursework. This year there was an impressive array of coursework on display from movie trailers and music videos to posters and magazines, each of which highlighted our students originality....

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