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  • ‘Don’t ask what the world needs. Ask what makes you come alive, and go do it. Because what the world needs is people who have come alive.’~ Howard Truman Once […]

    Friday Forum: Leon McCarron

    ‘Don’t ask what the world needs. Ask what makes you come alive, and go do it. Because what the world needs is people who have come alive.’~ Howard Truman Once […]

  • “We have choices and consequences” – Brooke Kinsella MBE Actress and anti-knife campaigner, Brook Kinsella was welcomed to Friday Forum this week. Although admitting to being shy, Kinsella gave a […]

    Friday Forum: ‘We have choices and consequences’ – Brooke Kinsella (M.B.E.)

    “We have choices and consequences” – Brooke Kinsella MBE Actress and anti-knife campaigner, Brook Kinsella was welcomed to Friday Forum this week. Although admitting to being shy, Kinsella gave a […]

  • ‘Passion Fuels Purpose’ – Justice Williams (M.B.E.) The first Friday Forum of the new term certainly left its audience feeling inspired.  Students were lucky enough to listen to Justice Williams, […]

    Friday Forum: ‘Passion Fuels Purpose’ – Justice Williams (M.B.E.)

    ‘Passion Fuels Purpose’ – Justice Williams (M.B.E.) The first Friday Forum of the new term certainly left its audience feeling inspired.  Students were lucky enough to listen to Justice Williams, […]

  • If we were to wind back the years to September 2006 when the majority of Year 13 were  Year 7s, in most cases we would see a huge change to […]

    Opportunities

    If we were to wind back the years to September 2006 when the majority of Year 13 were  Year 7s, in most cases we would see a huge change to […]

  • SIXTH FORM COUNCIL MEETING – 21st March 2013   Present: Faraaz Ahmed                                   Peter Horton Hari Patel                                             Nihal Shetty Fergus Wills                                        Dominic Coyne Ben Mehigan                                     Oscar Mellors Alasdair Hunter                                 Tom Mumby […]

    Sixth Form Council Minutes

    SIXTH FORM COUNCIL MEETING – 21st March 2013   Present: Faraaz Ahmed                                   Peter Horton Hari Patel                                             Nihal Shetty Fergus Wills                                        Dominic Coyne Ben Mehigan                                     Oscar Mellors Alasdair Hunter                                 Tom Mumby […]

  • These assemblies are notoriously difficult to write; attempting to sum up eleven years of school in around 10 minutes most certainly has its challenges. But inspiration for this morning came […]

    Keep Your Options Open: School Captain’s Assembly

    These assemblies are notoriously difficult to write; attempting to sum up eleven years of school in around 10 minutes most certainly has its challenges. But inspiration for this morning came […]

  • Regent’s Park College, University of Oxford is delighted to announce the Staton Essay Prize for 2013. This prize has been devised to attract interdisciplinary essays from Year 12 students. One […]

    Staton Essay Prize

    Regent’s Park College, University of Oxford is delighted to announce the Staton Essay Prize for 2013. This prize has been devised to attract interdisciplinary essays from Year 12 students. One […]

  • Most of you will want to maximise your employability by attending a top university, asking for grades of AAB and above; the most competitive courses will require A*AA. Even those […]

    Life Beyond School

    Most of you will want to maximise your employability by attending a top university, asking for grades of AAB and above; the most competitive courses will require A*AA. Even those […]

  •   1.            Apologies Apologies were received by Christian Cummings and Luke Dudley.   2.            Pool/Football Table It is time to replace these tables and Council members have chosen replacements.  From […]

    Sixth Form Council Minutes, 11th October 2012

      1.            Apologies Apologies were received by Christian Cummings and Luke Dudley.   2.            Pool/Football Table It is time to replace these tables and Council members have chosen replacements.  From […]

  • Sixth Form Council 2012/13   Form Representatives 6S1 Michael Costante 6S2 Hari Prabu 6I1 David Thomas 6I2 Matthew Rosenberg 6X1 Riadh Sahraoui-Taher 6X2 Nicky Brown 6T1 Daniel Etches 6T2 Dominic […]

    Sixth Form Council 2012 – 13

    Sixth Form Council 2012/13   Form Representatives 6S1 Michael Costante 6S2 Hari Prabu 6I1 David Thomas 6I2 Matthew Rosenberg 6X1 Riadh Sahraoui-Taher 6X2 Nicky Brown 6T1 Daniel Etches 6T2 Dominic […]

  • This year’s edition Community Action’s Castleton Weekend has been a great success. A large group of 28 Year 5s, 14 each from St Ann’s and Huntingdon Academies, (both now affiliated […]

    Community Action Castleton Weekend

    This year’s edition Community Action’s Castleton Weekend has been a great success. A large group of 28 Year 5s, 14 each from St Ann’s and Huntingdon Academies, (both now affiliated […]

  • Are you thinking of entering the Robin Hood Half Marathon this year? If so and you are aged over 17 years old, you may wish to consider running for PASIC, a […]

    Robin Hood Half Marathon

    Are you thinking of entering the Robin Hood Half Marathon this year? If so and you are aged over 17 years old, you may wish to consider running for PASIC, a […]

  • McKinsey & Company will soon be delivering leadership training to our new Year 12 intake on their induction day. They are also offering an opportunity for selected students to participate […]

    McKinsey Leadership Academy

    McKinsey & Company will soon be delivering leadership training to our new Year 12 intake on their induction day. They are also offering an opportunity for selected students to participate […]

  •   Here are some reminders for you as you start your application for your university application. 1. Read the Guide to University Applications issued last week!  Many students really haven’t […]

    Mr Sedgewick’s words of wisdom for 2012/13 UCAS applicants!

      Here are some reminders for you as you start your application for your university application. 1. Read the Guide to University Applications issued last week!  Many students really haven’t […]

  • Looking back on my 7 years at school, it is hard to do it justice in a single assembly: I have truly had an amazing time at Nottingham High School. […]

    What is Education? School Captain’s assembly

    Looking back on my 7 years at school, it is hard to do it justice in a single assembly: I have truly had an amazing time at Nottingham High School. […]

  • 1.         Release Dates.              Year 11:         Friday 11th May 4.00 p.m.             Year 12:         Thursday 10th May 4.00 p.m.             Year 13:         Tuesday 22nd May 4.00 p.m.             Year 10:         […]

    GCE Briefing Summer 2012

    1.         Release Dates.              Year 11:         Friday 11th May 4.00 p.m.             Year 12:         Thursday 10th May 4.00 p.m.             Year 13:         Tuesday 22nd May 4.00 p.m.             Year 10:         […]

  • The external exam timetable for Summer 2012 is now available. It can be accessed online here. PLEASE make sure that you carefully check (and continue to check) your exam timetable […]

    Exam Timetable

    The external exam timetable for Summer 2012 is now available. It can be accessed online here. PLEASE make sure that you carefully check (and continue to check) your exam timetable […]

  • I asked a variety of people for advice about speaking in this assembly. My brother begged me not to say anything too embarrassing; several people suggested I talk about what […]

    Has It Been Worth It? Vice Captain’s Assembly

    I asked a variety of people for advice about speaking in this assembly. My brother begged me not to say anything too embarrassing; several people suggested I talk about what […]

  • In common with every other Year Thirteen pupil, I am about to sit my A level exams. It would be easy to evaluate my time at the school purely in […]

    Be a participant not a spectator: Vice Captain’s Assembly

    In common with every other Year Thirteen pupil, I am about to sit my A level exams. It would be easy to evaluate my time at the school purely in […]

  • This week your parents have received a letter from the head outlining our expectations for the final few weeks of your school careers. At this important time your primary focus […]

    A Message from the Head of Sixth Form to Year 13

    This week your parents have received a letter from the head outlining our expectations for the final few weeks of your school careers. At this important time your primary focus […]

  • Year 13, Tom Spencer, has been awarded joint second place in the prestigious Royal Geographical Society’s essay writing competition for the following essay. Congratulations Tom! Assess the view that food […]

    Year 13 wins Royal Geographical Society Prize

    Year 13, Tom Spencer, has been awarded joint second place in the prestigious Royal Geographical Society’s essay writing competition for the following essay. Congratulations Tom! Assess the view that food […]

  • One of the lesser known A-level choices at Nottingham High School, ‘Music Technology’ has been the subject of many a rumour since its introduction to the Sixth Form curriculum back […]

    Shedding Light on Music Technology

    One of the lesser known A-level choices at Nottingham High School, ‘Music Technology’ has been the subject of many a rumour since its introduction to the Sixth Form curriculum back […]

  • Hari Prabu in 6.1 has  compiled a list of some of the most useful and interesting websites the internet has to offer. Enjoy! http://theoatmeal.com/–  contains a variety of short and […]

    Wonderful websites

    Hari Prabu in 6.1 has  compiled a list of some of the most useful and interesting websites the internet has to offer. Enjoy! http://theoatmeal.com/–  contains a variety of short and […]

  • Last Friday, we welcomed Dorothy O’Brien as our Speaker for Friday Forum – her talk was beautifully illustrated with amazing photographs of the rural community in Nepal where she has […]

    A long walk

    Last Friday, we welcomed Dorothy O’Brien as our Speaker for Friday Forum – her talk was beautifully illustrated with amazing photographs of the rural community in Nepal where she has […]

  • All meetings will take place in the Small Lecture Theatre and will begin at 1.30. Tuesday 31stJanuary Tuesday 21st February Tuesday 13th March Tuesday 24th April Tuesday 15th May (last […]

    Sixth Form Council Dates 2012

    All meetings will take place in the Small Lecture Theatre and will begin at 1.30. Tuesday 31stJanuary Tuesday 21st February Tuesday 13th March Tuesday 24th April Tuesday 15th May (last […]

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