Departmental areas across the school, strive to enrich the school curriculum by providing a range of opportunities to develop pupil’s understanding of key topics and focus areas.  These include a range of single day and residential visits and trips to local, national and international venues.

Some of our popular opportunities are:
Year 10 Durham Shakespeare School Festival workshop.Year 9 & 10 Spanish visit (July 2017).
Year 11 G and T Philosophy conference.Year 13 MFL visit to synagogue (Dec 2016) (half day).
Year 9 – 11 Sports Tour to Malaga.Year 10 GCSE Theatre visit (2pm) (March 2017).
Year 10 and Year 12 taster visit to Hatfield College.Year 10 & 12 Theatre visit-Newcastle Theatre Royal (2pm) (July 2017).
Year 12 Theatre visit – Northern Stage.Year 11 Art Galleries visit (Jan 2017).
Year 10, 11 & 12 Theatre visit – Sunderland Empire.Year 12 & 13 Art, Photography Visits.
Years 7 – 13 - Music Evenings.Year 10 Engineering visits to Nissan (Nov 2016).
Year 8 Derwent Hill visit.Year 10 Industrial Cadets Visit to Nissan - All Week (Nov 2016).
Year 12 Raising Aspiration Conference.Year 7 Employer Engagement Visit - Nissan.
Year 10,11+12 Theatre visits – Newcastle (evening).Math’s Team Challenge.
YMT Summer Festival (28th-30th).Retreats (KS3 & 4).
Year 7 visit to Café Rouge.Sixth Form summer festival (June 2017).
Houghall College Visit.Year 9 and Year 10 summer festival (June 2017).
Year 12 University visits (June/ July 2017).Faith on a Friday (lunchtime) once per month.
Year 10 Geography Fieldwork visits (June/ July 2017).Sixth Form visit to Zambia (Summer 2017).
Youth Friday fundraiser (November 2016).Year 12 Geography Field visit (May/June 2017).
Work Discovery Week Industrial Visits – Various (June 2017).Ten Ten productions (Year 7, 9 & 10).
Year 10 Berlin visit (July 2017).