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  • Sixth Form Trip to Calvert Trust - Some of our Sixth Formers went on a residential visit to The Calvert Trust in the Lake District. We had a fantastic time exploring the grounds, canoeing on Bassenthwaite Lake, climbing up rocks, swimming in a heated pool overlooking the lake and toasting marshmellows in a bushcraft session. All of our pupils were excellent ambassadors […]
  • ‘Fruit Cart’ Week 12-16 February 2018 - As part of our bid for external validation of our Healthy Schools Award, the School Council planned and organised a very successful week of fruit eating and investigating! We also held a well-attended Parents’ and Carers’ Fruit Morning with a Valentine’s Day theme. Many thanks to Kirklees Council for awarding us a grant of £50 […]
  • Egg Incubator - Our departmental curriculum themes in school for Summer 2018 are: Early years: Our Animal Friends Primary: Minibeasts and Where They Live Secondary: Living Things To support our focus Primary 4 have provided their very own eggs and incubator.  
  • Easter Assembly 2018 - Our Easter Assembly was a great success. Please visit the gallery section (click here) to see photos from the day. Our parents also joined us afterwards to share our Easter cakes and biscuits.
  • Peter Pan - Some of our pupils had the opportunity to watch a production of ‘Peter Pan’ by M+M Productions. This was enjoyed by all.
  • Primary Christmas Performance 2017 - The Primary and Early Years department performed a retelling of the Christmas story, through the experiences of a school, its hard-working caretaker, increasingly excited children and ever-present head teacher as they prepared for Christmas.  All children played a big part in the performances, either through prepared video montages, showing the work they had been doing […]
  • Secondary and Sixth Form Christmas Fair 2017 - Secondary and Sixth Form put on a highly successful Christmas Fair. There were stalls galore offering a range of festive gifts, treats and activities. We were also entertained with song and dance from across the upper school. We had a interactive rendition of Let It Snow, a dance flash mob to Merry Christmas Everyone and […]
  • Term Dates for 2018-2019 - Please find our 2018-2019 term dates here.
  • High Needs Strategic Review - All Local Authorities must carry out a high quality collaborative review of their high needs provision to evaluate current provision for children and young people in Kirklees with complex Special Educational Needs and/or Disability (SEND). Information gathered during the review will lead to development of a strategic plan which will identify gaps in current provision […]
  • Christmas dates for your Diary - Please visit the calendar on our website to see important dates for Christmas events at Castle Hill School. Or click here to be taken to the calendar.