Rotherham School Games – U11 Girls Hockey Finals

On Tuesday 23rd November, the Rotherham School Games organisers hosted the Rotherham U11 Hockey Finals in conjunction with Rotherham Hockey Club. 160 girls from 16 schools took part in the event, with two groups of eight battling it out to see who would make it through to the semi-finals in the afternoon. Mr Walker, School […]

WPT Secondary Schools Take Part In Hope for the Future Eco Summit Day

On Tuesday 16th November, the five Eco-Council teams from across Wickersley Partnership Trust’s five secondary schools came together for a day of collaborative learning and campaigning run by local charity, Hope for the Future. Hope For The Future is a climate charity which works to equip communities, groups and individuals across the country to communicate […]

Ashwood Students Meet Their Intergenerational Pen Pals

Last week, Ashwood students met their intergenerational pen pals for the first time at Broadacres Care Home. Since March 2020 – throughout the pandemic – the students have been exchanging letters with some of the residents from the care home and they finally got to meet their lovely pen pals face-to-face! During the visit, Class […]

Career of the Week: Hotel Manager

Do you like being highly organised? Are you good at dealing with problems? Do you enjoy working with people? A career in the hotel and hospitality industry could be for you. A hotel manager is in charge of the day-to-day running of a hotel; responsible for events, bookings, health and safety, marketing and staffing. Have […]

WPT Primary Schools Start Art Photography Lessons

Over the course of this academic year, Year 5/6 students from across Wickersley Partnership Trust’s primary schools will be having Art Photography lessons from Trust teacher, Heather Irwin. This is part of their enriched curriculum entitlement. Monkwood Primary School is the first school to start the lessons and they are doing brilliantly so far! Lesley […]

WPT Staff Awards 2021

The WPT Staff Awards 2021 event was a huge success. Not only did we recognise and celebrate the work that the whole Trust community has put in over the 20/21 academic year, but we all had a brilliant night and have received some lovely feedback from everyone involved. A big thank you to everyone who […]

WPT Christmas Card Competition 2021

We’re holding our annual Christmas Card Competition – this is open to all students in Wickersley Partnership Trust schools, from FS1 to Year 13. Here’s what you have to do… Design a Christmas card on 1 side of A4 paper (no 3D entries please – we can’t print these!) Take a photo of your entry […]

A night of celebration at the WPT Staff Awards 2021

On Friday night – at Magna Science Adventure Centre – schools and departments across Wickersley Partnership Trust came together to celebrate the hard work, commitment and dedication of all of the staff across the Trust at our annual Staff Awards event. After undoubtedly one of the most challenging years that Wickersley Partnership has faced together, […]

Wickersley Sixth Form students join WPT for short-term work placements

This week, students at Wickersley Sixth Form start the Autumn Get Work Ready programme, where they will gain valuable work experience by completing short-term placements across chosen departments at Wickersley Partnership Trust. 23 students will be taking part in the programme this term – a sharp increase since the scheme launched in the spring with […]

Rawmarsh Community School’s New Block Is Now Open!

The start of the academic year saw the opening of Rawmarsh Community School’s brand new building – housing 10 new MFL and Social Science classrooms – which the students are settling brilliantly into. Due to student numbers rapidly growing over the past four years, the school increased Published Admission Numbers (PAN) this year to accommodate […]