Summer School is Back!

Our free WPT Summer School is back! As part of our commitment to provide all of our students with a seamless and inclusive transition into secondary school, we’re inviting those students who will be starting Y7 in September to our Summer School. Over the course of two weeks – 21st July to 3rd August – […]

WPT Launches Its New Facilities Hire System on SchoolHire

After recently hiring a dedicated Lettings Manager, Adam Cloney, WPT is ramping up its efforts to showcase and provide facilities hire opportunities for the local communities in Rotherham and Gainsborough. WPT is now managing facilities lettings from across six sites – Cranworth Road, Wickersley School & Sports College, Clifton Community School, Rawmarsh Community School, Thrybergh […]

Staying Safe Week

As part of Staying Safe Week, students attended assemblies on the dangers of railways, led by resources from the British Transport Police and Network Rail, and the South Yorkshire Fire and Rescue talked about water and road safety. We were also privileged to welcome Simon Haycock to speak with students. Simon’s son, Sam (16) drowned […]

Bronze Arts Award – Easter Holidays Opportunity

Children’s Capital of Culture are running a workshop programme during the Easter holidays. On Tuesday 19th, Wednesday 20th and Thursday 21st April 2022, there is a free Bronze Arts Award programme at Rotherham Civic Theatre for 12 to 15 year olds. The programme gives young people the opportunity to work alongside professional artists whilst taking part in […]

Tie It Up Theatre Performance

On Monday our Y9 and Y10 Drama students watched the amazing ‘Tie It Up Theatre’ perform the new GCSE set text ‘I Love You Mum, I Promise I Won’t Die’. The play tells the true and tragic story of the devastating effects that drugs can have on young people, their family and friends.  After the performance […]

Y6 Open Evening: Murder Mystery at Thrybergh

Moving to secondary school is a very important stage in the life of your child. You will, undoubtedly, want to feel comfortable with the way that the new school operates, and the values that it represents. With this in mind, we’d like to invite you into school to take part in our Y6 Transition Evening […]

Y8&9 Options Process Update

During the GCSE options process, students are provided with an options booklet and are emailed an online options form to complete. The options booklet provides information for each subject delivered at Key Stage 4, detailing the course content, the skills gained, and what assessment methods are used. Year 8 Options This year the options process has […]

INTO Film Club!

This week’s Film Club Cinema Special proved immensely popular with over 25 students gathering in DR1 to watch the new Disney film ‘Encanto’. Free popcorn was available and singing along was advised! Film Club will return after half term so keep your eyes peeled for what film will be screened next.

Red Nose Day 2022

For Comic Relief this year, students took part in a few fundraising activities around the school, Hot Chocolate, whipped cream and marshmallows, Just Dance, and a Penalty Shootout challenge! Thank you to everyone who helped us raise £102 for this very worthy cause.