Schools

KHCA raise funds for playground equipment

Students at Kirk Hallam Community Academy have handed over more than £480 to help fund specialist playground equipment at Bennerley Fields School. Sixth formers came up with fund-raising ideas which included creating a calendar of…



Kirk Hallam Community Academy Sports Project

A sports project run by Kirk Hallam Community Academy in a bid to improve students’ self-esteem, attendance and aspirations has scooped a top national award. The Activate project has been named as the best project…


SJH students take to the slopes in USA

More than 50 students from Saint John Houghton Catholic Voluntary Academy took to the slopes during a memorable ski trip to the USA. The students from Years 9 and 10 spent five days in Killington, Vermont, followed by an overnight…


An action-packed trip to the Lake District

An action-packed trip to the Lake District was on the timetable for Saint John Houghton Catholic Voluntary Academy students. Fifty-six Year 8 students took part in a variety of activities during the four-day break at…


SJH Charity Fun Run

More than 200 people took part in a charity fun run organised by Saint John Houghton Catholic Voluntary Academy. A 3k and 5k event were held to raise money for the Make-A-Wish Foundation, which grants…