As part of the Year 7 Geography syllabus, students will shortly be looking at animal habitats and conservation. To aid this topic, the year group were given the opportunity to visit the Yorkshire Wildlife Park, Doncaster for a day of education.
Twenty five Year 12 students recently took part in the annual Holy Island Retreat. The group, accompanied by Mrs Carmichael, Mr Smickersgill and Mr Cliffe, stayed on the island for two nights.
Over the half term break, fifty Year 10 students took part in a four day residential trip to the Amalfi Coast, Italy. The trip was structured with the Geography GCSE course in mind to give students a hands on understanding of the processes of tectonics and tourism.
St. Mary’s celebrated their summer KS3 Awards Ceremony on Tuesday 14 June 2016.
Celebrating the work of our talented Year 13 Students
Following her performance at the West Yorkshire Junior Academy Centre trials for Hockey, Year 9 student Jessica Ferguson has been invited to attend the final assessment day for Durham and Leeds Performance Centres 2017-2018.
St. Mary’s Menston participated in Catholic Care’s annual Good Shepherd Service at St. Anne’s Cathedral on Friday 19 May.
St. Mary’s have had their Fairtrade Schools Award renewed after a considerable amount of hard work from both staff and pupils.
Celebrating our Year 11 pupils
'Fire and Ice' Visit to the amazing country of Iceland
Congratulations to all successful candidates, and thank you to everyone who applied
Bob Lavery's Challenge: to support a sick pilgrim to Lourdes 2017 : Donate now
Congratulations to Shelton Murape (Mathematics) and David Holmes (Physics) who have recently qualified under the School Direct Abridged route into teaching. They are the first students in the country to qualify as teachers on a Fast Track (August – April) route.
Celebrating the work of our talented GCSE Students
Isobelle Palmer, 11F, has achieved further Dressage success. Competing for Great Britain, Isobelle won both the individual and freestyle titles at the annual Para Equestrian Competition in Deauville, France at the beginning of April. Isobelle also came second in her grade’s team test.
A busy time ahead for Isobelle who is also revising for GCSEs alongside her riding commitments.
Aimee Benn, 10P, continues to climb the Ladies World Snooker rankings.
On Wednesday morning, Jamie Peacock MBE visited St. Mary’s to speak to Year 11 students during their morning assembly, in preparation for their forthcoming GCSE examinations.
A team from St. Mary’s last week took part in The Leeds Schools Climbing Competition at The Depot, Pudsey and came away with the Secondary Team Trophy.
Tournament in aid of Cancer Research UK will take place on Sunday 11 June 2016