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Richmond’s mathematicians lead the field for second year running

  • Posted On: 8 May 2019
  • Author: Jill Lundberg
Richmond’s mathematicians lead the field for second year running For the second year running, a team of mathematicians from Richmond School and Sixth Form College has led the way in a North-East maths challenge that tests students’ problem-solving skills and stimulates interest in maths. Seven talented mathematicians, from Year 7 to Year 10, took part in different challenges set by Newcastle University, achieving an unbeaten two distinctions and five merits.  Each year, the university invites students from across the North East to tackle the latest...

Students ski to success at Silksworth

  • Posted On: 2 May 2019
  • Author: Jill Lundberg
Students ski to success at Silksworth

The school ski team recently competed in a national club race at Silksworth in Sunderland.  James Norman (Y12), Archie Dolan (Y10), Henry Bushell (Y10), Ben Webster (Y13) and Hannah Goundry (Y10) joined 115 other competitors from all across the country.

 

This was the first time racing for Archie, Hannah and Henry and they all finished with good times. It was James’ first race after a long absence and he finished in the top 10 racers in his category. Ben came 3rd and received an award.


County calls for Richmond School’s top five footballers

  • Posted On: 30 April 2019
  • Author: Jill Lundberg
County calls for Richmond School’s top five footballers

Five talented footballers, from Richmond School and Sixth Form College, have sailed through the selection trials to win places in the U15 County team.

Year 10 students, Ben Dale, Harris Mcfarlane, Matty Callender, Max Booth and Sam Connolly are delighted and honoured to have secured positions in the North Yorkshire squad. They are looking forward to the series of matches which will culminate in the Northern Counties Tournament at Middlesbrough Football Club.


Luke pulls away to take round 2 of the British Junior Rallycross championship!

  • Posted On: 29 April 2019
  • Author: Jill Lundberg
Luke pulls away to take round 2 of the British Junior Rallycross championship! Just weeks after taking the lead in the first round of the British Junior Rallycross Championship,  Luke has won the second round, which took place at Lydden Hill circuit in Kent on Easter Monday.

Fun and games at inclusive boccia, basketball and dodgeball tournament

  • Posted On: 12 April 2019
  • Author: Jill Lundberg
Fun and games at inclusive boccia, basketball and dodgeball tournament

Richmond School took ten Year 12 students and five year 8 students to an Inclusive Boccia, Basketball and Dodgeball tournament at the Mowbray School, Bedale on Thursday 11th April. The Year 12 students were making another step on their sports leadership journey and worked with pupils from Richmond, SFX, Mowbray and Springhill School’s to coach them through the different sporting competitions, ensuring all had a positive experience.


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