Month: December 2016

Archery champ

by Daniel Hodson-Walker, Y13 I won the Derbyshire Championships that were held in September. I had to shoot at 70, 60, 50, and 30 metres, which consisted of shooting three dozen […]

JT students make England rounders team…..for another year running!

Congratulations to Lucy Graves, Lizzie Beaver and Frankie George who had trials for England Rounders and succeeded for yet another year running. Frankie will be representing U16s and Lucy and […]

Year 5 and 6 indoor athletics festival at John Taylor

On Tuesday 15th November we hosted an athletics festival in the sports hall for Y5 and 6 pupils who are in the John Taylor family of primary schools. New events were […]

Y7 & Y8 girls indoor athletics competition

On the Thursday 24th November 16 Y7 and Y8 girls took part in an indoor athletics competition at Robert Sutton. There were a variety of schools taking part which made […]

In recent years, each Christmas we have collected items to put together shoeboxes to support Operation Christmas Child. These collections have always been successful. This year there was a decision […]

Sports Talent Inspiration Programme

Each year a number of pupils are put forward, by the JTHS PE department, for the Staffordshire Sports Talent Inspiration Programme.  Last year Y9 pupil, and keen badminton player, Ethan […]

Success in Maths

We started off this academic year with a focus on sixth form enrichment…. On Tuesday 11th October some of our female mathematicians took part in the UKMT Girls Olympiad.  This […]

SHEP – Year 8 Ambassadors for Health

This year we have become involved in the Staffordshire Health Education Project (SHEP) for the first time. The project provides opportunities for our Y8 pupils to become ambassadors to promote […]

Kingstone Korner

Merry Christmas Kingstoners! We aren’t far from the Christmas holidays and the end of our first term, which we hope has been a fantastic three months for all of you. […]