Jak is the club captain for this year, he coaches the squad 3 times a week and at the club presentation evening he was give the Alwyn Pearce-Roberts Trophy. This trophy is given out annually to the swimmer who has Epitomized the true club spirit “Always Surfaces With A Smile”
Jak has had problems with his shoulder over the last 18 months to 2 years but this hasn’t stopped him swimming even when told to rest Jak has gone on to coach and support his fellow swimmers, taking the bare minimum time off from his own swimming.
The year 10 and 11 photography groups have been making a splash by photographing fruit and other objects hitting water. They used a tripod, remote trigger and a lot of skill. The project was inspired by commercial photographers who work in advertising. A huge well done for capturing these amazing images.
Pledge programme & Pledge Ambassadors.
Over the past term we have introduced the pledges programme to students of the Academy. These Pledges recognise students that go above and beyond there academic expectations and contribute to the Academy and the wider community. There are 10 pledges that they can collect ranging from weekly studies on Hegarty maths to regular attendance at enrichment activities.
Amber Westwood is the Junior captain at Hunley Hall Brotton. She has been chosen to play for the Yorkshire girl team, travelling around Yorkshire. Amber got her 1st handicap of 40 in 2017 and now 2019 she is playing off 15.7.
You can find Amber on the golf course most days and she wants to fulfil her dream of becoming a golf pro one day.
Year 10 Revision Festival on Monday 17 June 2019 at 5.30 pm.
This event is designed to support the students at this vital time, the beginning of their final year of GCSE studies. We appreciate the support you have given the Academy throughout your child’s journey from year 7 to year 10 and know that you will continue to work closely with us to ensure that your child reaches their potential.
Please see attached letter for more details.