Red Nose Day 2019

A group of students from year 12 organised a bake sale and raffle for Comic Relief on Friday 15th March 2019 and raised a massive £186.71!! Students in the sixth form have been busy selling red noses all week for charity and the bake sale was the final push to raise...

Year 12 Psychology Conference, Disneyland Paris 2019

On Sunday, 3rd March 2019 a group of 22 A level Psychology students made the epic journey to Paris to attend the ‘Psychology Live 2019 Conference’. Departing from Manchester in the early morning(!) it was a short flight across the English Channel, landing at Charles...

Year 13 Parents Evening 2018

We would like to invite you to attend the Year 13 Parents’ Evening which will be held on Tuesday, 27 November 2018, from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. This is obviously a very important time as we review your son/daughter’s progress in A Level and BTEC courses to date and look...

Nuffield Placement Review

Nuffield First of all, some context: the Nuffield Foundation run a national scheme which provides the opportunity to high-achieving students to apply for a wide range of research placements at university and in industry. These placements typically take place over the...

Year 13 Interview Evening: A review

On the 18th October 63 students took part in our annual interview evening. 63 ‘friends’ of Canon Slade gave their time to offer our students 2 interviews each. A wide variety of subjects were covered including history, medicine, law, maths and many more....

Psychology Brain Day 2018

Year 13’s had the amazing opportunity to learn more about the brain whilst honing their practical skills of dissection this week! Canon Slade’s very own ‘Brain Guru’, Mr Walker, from the Science Department, hosted the Psychology Brain day and led the group of year...

Food girls achieve success!

Congratulations to two of our past students! Emily Chatwin (2012-2014) has studied food science at Leeds University for the past 4 years including a year in industry. Emily has been awarded a first class honours degree (B.Sc) and was part of the winning team for the...

Medical Workshop Day

This inaugural day took place on 12th July 2018. It specifically concentrated on the skills needed to be a doctor/dentist. The day involved a multiple mini station exercise of six 8-minute stations covering ethics, empathy and discussions. It also involved each...

Student Success

Congratulations to Lorenzo Soruri! Lorenzo joined us from St James’s to complete A levels. He went on to Huddersfield University were he was awarded a First Class Honours in Product Design. He was head-hunted by three companies and is now working for a company in...