Archive for February, 2014

North Norfolk Employers Urged To Sign Up For Work Experience Programme

Zoe Travatt

Employers in north Norfolk are being urged to take part in a high school’s work experience programme this summer – with a whole range of benefits for the employers themselves on offer. North Walsham High School is once again running a full work experience programme for a week at the end of the summer term,… Read the full article

38 Professionals Meet Their Match In Valentine’s Day ‘Speed Dating’ Event At High School

The NWHS 'speed dating' event underway

Thirty-eight professionals and 145 Year Nine students took part in a Valentine’s Day ‘Speed-Dating’ event at North Walsham High School – to launch a unique new scheme which will see all students paired with an external mentor for the remaining two and a half years of their high school career. The students met each of… Read the full article

UKMT Maths Challenge

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On Thursday 6th February, we held the UKMT Intermediate Maths Challenge.  The competitors were some of our best mathematicians from Years 9, 10 and 11.  For some students they were trying to surpass their achievement from last year, where we had students progress onto regional rounds.  For others they were graduating up from the Junior… Read the full article

Year 7’s Meet Author Cathy Cassidy

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Some Year 7 Students had the great opportunity to meet children’s Author, Cathy Cassidy. The group of students went to Stalham High School to an event organised by Marilyn Brocklehurst of Norfolk Children’s Book Centre. They listened to her talk about her new books and had a chance to look at her website. Visit leader,… Read the full article

NWHS Student Selected For National Football Training Camp

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A North Walsham High School student has taken a big step towards her ambition of playing football for England, with the news that she has been selected for a four-day England Under-15s training camp at the National Football Centre at St George’s Park near Burton-upon-Trent. 13 year-old Lauren Hemp will be one of the youngest… Read the full article