Latest News, Letters and Notices

Welcome to the Headlands School news page. We will be posting news, notices and letters home from school and more over the year. Keep up to date with all aspects of our busy school life here.

Archive for: 2017

Young Musician of the Year

Young Musician of the Year

Another successful Young Musician of the Year competition was organised and hosted by the Year 13 Music class. They organised impartial judges from external companies who were able to view for themselves what wonderful students we have at Headlands School. The winners were Elizabeth Ibbotson, Kira Walker and Tabatha Askew. Congratulations to all who participated.

Yorkshire Cricket Finalists!

Yorkshire Cricket Finalists!

On Friday 17th March 2017 the under 13 Cricket team of Chloe Dennis, Elliot Hatton, Louis Hart, Ted Traves, Joe Pratley, Toby Ivens-Lee, Shane Tyers and Arnie Tindall travelled to Headingly Stadium, Leeds for the Yorkshire indoor finals.

Success in British Schools Gymnastics Milano Team National Finals

I am writing to congratulate you personally on your school’s outstanding achievement of 10th place in the Under 13 Mixed and 13th place in the Under 19 Girls at the British Schools Gymnastics Milano Team National Finals this weekend in Stoke on Trent. The gymnasts from Headlands School have done exceptionally well to represent the Yorkshire region at the National Finals, and to achieve these placings is an amazing outcome; I am sure it is a proud moment for you, your staff and all of your pupils at Headlands School.

Chartwells is launching a brand new lunch menu for Secondary & Academies after the Easter holiday!

Chartwells will be launching a brand new lunch offering in Secondary and Academy schools which has been built using student’s feedback. Having been trialled for the past 12 months, we are excited to provide you and your school with a food offering that rivals the high street, which has been incredibly positively received by students and staff alike! Naturally, the menu is fully compliant to the School Food Standards, but takes the humble school lunch to the next level. So what does the new menu look like, and how did we get here?

Public Health Letter

We have learnt today that one of our students has been admitted to hospital with suspected meningitis. The meningitis may be due to meningococcal infection.

Teaching English as a Foreign Language

Teaching English as a Foreign Language

As part of the Sixth Form enrichment programme at the end of the Christmas holidays a group of 7 Sixth Form students undertook a 2 day intensive TEFL course. This gives them the ability to teach English abroad should they wish to take a year out or work abroad in the future. They all thoroughly enjoyed the course and passed with flying colours!