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Year 11 students enjoy a day in Berlin, photographed here outside the Bundestag. It was a very early start but well worth the train journey to learn about the city's very varied and interesting history. Students have also been on a tour of Dr Oetker and they will meet the Mayor of Steinhagen at a reception at the town hall tomorrow. Thursday the group will visit the Felix Nussbaum museum in Osnabruck.

A letter has now been published by the Governing Body regarding the outcome of the consultation on the proposed conversion to a Multi-Academy Trust.

Once you receive your exam results in the summer there are several post result services that you can apply for. Please download, print and return completed forms with payment to the Exam Office by the deadlines outlined below :

By 26 August 2016:

  • Priority photocopy scripts (available for A level only)
  • Priority re-mark (only available if university place depends on the result)

By 20 September 2016:

  • Re-mark
  • Re-mark with photocopy script
  • Clerical check
  • Clerical check with photocopied script

By 4 October 2016:

  • Original Script (you are not able to request a re-mark or make any appeal about your results after requesting an original script back)

Please note that forms will not be processed without payment.

A copy of the form will be in your results envelope and will also be available outside the exams office.

Please speak to either Lucy/Andrea in the Exams Office if you have any questions about post results services.

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  • Hexham Middle School Community Garden
  • Queen Elizabeth High School Walled Garden
  • Haydon House, Alexandra Terrace

The gardens will have plant sales, woodworkers, artists, Fairtrade stalls, quizzes, book stalls, music, and tea, cakes, Pimms and garden advice.

Entrance maps with garden addresses will be available from Cogito Books, the Abbey Bookshop, or on the day from the gardens.

All proceeds (donation £3.00, families £7.00) go to Hexham Community Partnership to support their work for families and children in Hexham.

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Youth Dance Tynedale present Dance Edits: an exciting programme of short contemporary dance works inspired by a wide range of stimuli and performed by Youth Dance Tynedale students aged 8-18 years. Dance Edits will be at the Queen’s Hall in Hexham on Friday 1 – Saturday 2 July 2016; tickets can be purchased from 

To see Youth Dance Tynedale in action in their promotional video, see

Curriculum Office Support

Students who have not met the entry requirements for one or more of their eligible Sixth Form course choices will be invited to an appointment on 30 or 31 August 2016.

Students who have met the entry requirements for their chosen courses but wish to request a change of subject will be able to meet a member of the Curriculum Team on Tuesday 6 September 2016 by surname at the following times:

  • A - C 9.00 am – 10.00 am
  • D - H 10.15 am – 11.15 am
  • I -M 11.45 am – 12.45 pm
  • N - R 1.30 pm – 2.15 pm
  • S –Z 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Students who had not previously made option choices for Sixth Form but now wish to will be met on Thursday 8 September 2016 to discuss the courses open to them.

New option blocks are now available; however some options are subject to availability.

The Curriculum Office can be contacted on 01434 610312 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.