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Our Public Speaking team have come first in a competition.  Club organiser and English teacher Claire McLarnon gives us the details: The Heart of England Public Speaking team enjoyed great success on Saturday 9 March as they took on the best teams in the district to win the District finals.  Hannah, Katarina and Seren will...
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Heart of England School actively encourages our Year 11 students to take part in National Citizenship Service (NCS), a government funded initiative that takes place during the summer holidays for Year 11 students and continues with additional activities for Year 12 students during the following year. Over the course of three weeks, young people take...
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Ten Year 7 students have had a special meeting with the Principal which included cakes and drinks to mark their achievements in coming in the top ten in their marks across all subjects. The celebration took place during break in one of the conference rooms which was laid out with table decorations, cakes and small...
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The new year started with a wake-up call from our very own piper and governor Malcolm Halliday!  After the long rest of the holidays a refreshing blast of highland music was just the thing to get us all going for the start of 2019. In what has become something of a regular event, we piped...
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With the heat of the Summer Diamond Jubilee Festival and Sports Day now a warm and distant memory, another year draws to a close.  This holiday season is always a time for reflection as well as looking forward to a new year.  We began this term reflecting in our opening assembly on the idea that...
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Students at Heart of England School commemorated the anniversary of Armistice Day on Monday. The event involved live singing from a school choir, a two-minute silence and the Last Post which was broadcast live to the whole school from our radio studio and heard in every classroom and on every computer.  Teachers were able to...
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The final assembly of the Summer Term drew our Diamond Jubilee year to a close in style with readings and musical items that included performances from our school choir and staff band. We ended as we began, in song. The theme of our year has been connection; with the past, the present and the future....
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