WPT Newsletter – May 2023

Welcome to the latest edition of the WPT Newsletter. It’s been a busy half term with lots of exciting things happening across the Trust. This newsletter showcases just some of the things we’ve been getting up to over the last few weeks. On behalf of Wickersley Partnership Trust, have a good half term! Read the […]

Rawmarsh Community School holds Curling Event

On Wednesday 17th May, four of Rawmarsh Community School feeder primary schools attended a transitional Curling event run by Mr Inglis and the RCS Sports Leaders.  The event saw 28 Y6s, soon to be Y7s, come down and take part in five activities (four of which were curling based with the other being a tour of […]

WPT Students Take Part in Mega DofE Expedition

On Tuesday 9th May, 85 Y9 students from Wickersley School & Sports College, Clifton Community School and Thrybergh Academy took part in our first ever ‘Mega Expedition’ for their Duke of Edinburgh Award. They walked almost 30k around Castleton and the Hope Valley over two days, taking in beautiful sights such as Cave Dale, Mam […]

WPT Data Manager Delivers Careers Talk to Ashwood Students

Our WPT Data Manager, Helen Roddison, has recently delivered a careers talk to Y5 and Y6 students at Rawmarsh Ashwood Primary School.  The talk had a particular focus on careers in Maths, and her own journey to become Data Manager of the Trust.  A big thank you to Helen for giving up some time to […]

WPT’s Colour Run for Bluebell Wood Children’s Hospice

On Friday 12th May, around 300 students and staff from across Wickersley Partnership Trust took part in a Colour Run event to raise money for Bluebell Wood Children’s Hospice.  The day consisted of four races, with the runners completing a 2.5k obstacle course, with lots of paint being thrown at them! This year’s Colour Run […]

Clifton Community School Hosts Battle of the Bands 2023

On Wednesday 3rd May 2023, Clifton Community School held its annual Battle of the Bands event, which saw students from secondary schools across Rotherham compete for the trophy. It was an amazing evening and this year’s event brought in the highest standard of finalists ever! The judges – David Burgess (Head of Music at Rotherham […]

Coronation Celebrations!

To celebrate the Coronation of King Charles III, students across the Trust took part in various activities. There were a lot of parties and picnics for our students, teachers and parents. Some students took part in “If I was King for a Day” and also took part in their own Coronation ceremony. Those who have […]

Primary School Climbing Competition 2023

Last week, students from the eight Wickersley Partnership Trust Primary Schools went head-to-head at the WPT Primary Schools Climbing Competition 2023. The competition took place at Thrybergh Academy’s bouldering room, which has a large section of climbing wall with different angles and an additional speed climb wall. Four students from each school were selected to […]