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What country Friend, is this?

Year 9 GCSE Drama students recently took to the stage at York Theatre Royal to perform a scene from ‘Twelfth Night’, as part of the Royal Shakespeare Company’s associate schools’ project. This year the project included three Shakespeare plays, which are informally referred to as the shipwreck trilogy, and focused on issues of displacement and…

Intermediate Maths Challenge Success

Congratulations go to our Year 11 students who took part in the Intermediate Maths Challenge and to the 27 students who gained a certificate for their work. Further congratulations go to the 7 who progressed to the next round. Five hundred UK students in Year 11 were selected to progress to the Olympiad paper from the…

Congratulations to Emily Winfield

Congratulations to Emily Winfield (Year 13) for achieving her Dip LCM – Piano Teaching Diploma ( Level 4)  which is equivalent to first year degree level study. This is a fantastic achievement that reflects ten years of hard work for Emily. This achievement is particularly impressive given Emily has combined this commitment with her A…

Food and Drink to Help You to Perform to Your Best in Examinations

It’s easy to underestimate the benefits of a heathy diet in the run-up to examinations, particularly in light of the fact that many of the examination for reformed subjects are longer than they were previously.  Very often, students will consume food and drink which is high in sugar in advance of an examination, in order…

Fulford School PTA – Spring Prize Draw

Thank you to all those who supported the Spring Prize Draw by purchasing tickets. We raised about £400 which will go towards resources across various departments to enhance student learning. The draw has taken place with a grand prize of £200 and three runner-up prizes of £25 each being paid out. Congratulations to all the…

Young Disabled Sportsperson of the Year Award for Antonia

This is Year 12 student Antonia Bunyan at the Active York Sports Awards where she was received the Young Disabled Sportsperson of the Year Award for her involvement in goalball. More than 200 people attended the ceremony for the popular awards at the University of York’s Roger Kirk Centre in Heslington.  

Comic Relief 2017: Athena House Charity Week

A big thank you to the Athena House Captains, students and all the staff who helped make this such a successful year’s fundraising.  Staff took part in Human Hungry Hippos-well done to Mr. Dring and Mr. Lacy!  We sold all of our 400 noses (did anyone get the rare Frankenstein nose?) and the week culminated…