St. Mary's turns pink
Pink Day October 2015 gallery (2 photos)
Sixth Form students at St. Mary’s turned pink for a day this week to support Breast Cancer Research. Sporting favourite pink items and collecting donations from students and staff throughout the school, £370 was raised for the Breast Cancer Campaign, an extremely worthwhile and valuable cause.
Almost 600 pupils competed at the John Charles Centre for Sport.
St. Mary’s Music Department Summer Concert 2017 took place on Wednesday 12 July.
Stuart Andrew MP visits St. Mary’s, Menston for International Week
Our Year 9 Spanish students last week visited the tapas restaurant, Dos Amigos in Kirkstall
Sports Leaders rewarded for their hard work throughout the year
Congratulations to acrobatic gymnasts Olivia and Sophie Leonard (Year 7 and 9 respectively) who competed in the Turin International Acro Cup over the weekend, representing the Olicana Gymnastics Club.
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.