The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award
During Years 10, 11 and 12 students have the opportunity to participate in the Duke of Edinburgh's Award from Bronze through to Gold.
St. Mary’s run training for all three awards and undertake a practice expedition prior to the assessed expedition for each level.
The Duke of Edinburgh's Award News Stories
St. Mary’s have, for a number of years, run training and expeditions for the Bronze, Silver and Gold Duke of Edinburgh Award levels.
The Silver assessed Duke of Edinburgh's Award expedition took place in June
The practise Duke of Edinburgh's Award expedition took place in May and the assessed expedition took place in June.
Three Duke of Edinburgh's Award participants (Rachel Bastow, Eve Boardman and Samantha Towers) collected their awards from the Mayor at the Civic Awards Ceremony in Leeds on Tuesday 24 March 2015.
THE JOHN MUIR AWARD
The John Muir Award model is the common thread that runs though our Ullswater Residential, Duke of Edinburgh's Award and the World Challenge.
The John Muir Award "encourages people to connect with, enjoy, and care for wild places."
You can see a permanent display celebrating our school's 'Outward Bound' work in the stairwell near Room H33.