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Year 9 Boys Rugby Result: Airedale Academy 0 Sirius Academy North 64

Posted: 16th November 2018 in News

The Sirius Academy North Year 9 boys rugby team played in their first of the three Yorkshire League matches and came out victorious with a convincing win over Airdale Academy, Castleford by 64 points to 0.

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Young Artists Of The Year Winners

Posted: 13th September 2018 in News

The presentation for the 'Young Artists Of the year' competition was this evening and here are our results.

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HULL YOUNG ARTIST OF THE YEAR COMPETITION 2018

Posted: 18th July 2018 in News

Yes! Its that time again!

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Wargamers win Third PLace in National Finals!

Posted: 27th June 2018 in News

The boys had a great day and received a well-deserved 3rd place in the Finals!

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Drum Exam Success

Posted: 04th May 2018 in News

This week, 7 of our students have taken their drum exam at the Albermarle Music Centre.

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Football results SEMI FINAL CUP GAMES

Posted: 03rd May 2018 in News

The Yr 8 and Yr 9 football teams travelled over to Kelvin Hall this week for the semi-final of the Hull Schools Cup.

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Wargaming Success

Posted: 26th April 2018 in News

Yesterday Mr. McNiff and I had the pleasure of taking six students from the School's Wargaming club to compete in the Warhammer National Schools Semi-finals in Nottingham.

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Primary School Y6 Maths and English G&T Challenge

Posted: 15th March 2018 in News

On Friday 9th March the academy's hosted it's annual Y6 Maths and English G&T Challenge for pupils in our local Primary Schools.

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Academy success in public speaking!

Posted: 14th March 2018 in News

Tonight, our public speaking team (yes, we have a public speaking team) consisting of Year 9 students Finnan West, Jess Tuck and Mason Webster, defied odds Leicester City style and scooped the local Youth Speaks 1st prize and £400 for the academy after delivering a powerful speech on how ‘everyone is an artist’.

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A huge thank you to all staff and students that contributed to or participated in our Christmas Market

Posted: 02nd January 2018 in News

A huge thank you to all staff and students that contributed to or participated in our Christmas Market. We raised a brilliant £438.41 for the charity ‘Children with Cancer UK’.

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Sirius has got Talent was a massive success

Posted: 02nd January 2018 in News

Sirius has got Talent was a massive success at lunchtime Wednesday 15th December 2017 and the students have only been rehearsing since last Tuesday.

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Year 8 girls’ football result

Posted: 15th December 2017 in News

Last night myself and Miss Mead took the year 8 girls football team to St Mary’s to take part in their 7 aside football competition.

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SPELLING BEE

Posted: 15th December 2017 in News

Please congratulate our spelling bee winner KENNEDY COATES if you see her around this afternoon. Well done Kennedy!

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CCF News - Middleton Barracks Visit

Posted: 13th December 2017 in News

This week our most dependable cadets visited Middleton Barracks at Calvert Lane and received a warm welcome from local detachment Royal Logistic Corps.

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Y10 Trip and Intervention

Posted: 11th December 2017 in News

Recently we took 120 Y10 pupils to see 'A Christmas Carol' at Hull Truck Theatre.

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Sirius North Performs at the Royal Albert Hall

Posted: 25th November 2017 in News

On Wednesday 15th November, 15 of our students travelled to The Royal Albert Hall in London, to perform alongside other secondary schools in Hull and other ensembles from areas around the country as part of the Music For Youth Proms.

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Global Enterprise Week 2017

Posted: 20th November 2017 in News

On Thursday 16th November, eight Y9 students travelled to Craven Park to take part in an enterprise event as part of Global Enterprise Week. The students took part in a series of tasks challenging their team-working and creativity skills.

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Parents/ Carers of Year 7 - 10 Expert MFL Learners

Posted: 02nd October 2017 in News

Meeting for German Christmas Market Visit, Monday 13th November 2017, 6pm

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Young Artists Of The Year 1017 Winners SAN

Posted: 18th September 2017 in News

Rachael Dixon won best sculptor in hull with her ceramic vase "Sunken Treasure".

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History Model Making Homework

Posted: 03rd July 2017 in News

Year 7 and 8 students were given the homework task to create a 3D model on anything they have studied in their history lessons during this academic year.

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Beatboxing and DJing Workshop

Posted: 16th June 2017 in News

Last Friday, Miss Mulligan and some Year 8 students had the opportunity to participate in a Beatboxing and DJing workshop that was held at the Albemarle Music Centre.

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PGL Humanities Revision Weekend: 26-28th May

Posted: 05th June 2017 in News

After a tough half term and an English Literature exam on the morning, on Friday 26th May, twenty eight Year 11s headed to Caythorpe Court, Lincolnshire to embark on an action packed revision and activity weekend with PGL.

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Netherlands 2017

Posted: 23rd May 2017 in News

On Thursday 18th May, 36 Key Stage 3 (from Y7, 8 and 9) Geography students and 4 members of staff embarked on an exciting Geographical adventure to Burgers Zoo, Arnhem in the Netherlands where they were to visit different Ecological Biomes of the world, including Savannah, Rainforest, Desert and Marine.

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Royal Institution of Science 'Exploding Science Show'

Posted: 10th May 2017 in News

On Monday 8th May, The Royal Institute of Science delivered a science show for our year 7 pupils.

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Zoolab – Rainforest Experience!

Posted: 07th May 2017 in News

On Thursday 4th May, Sirius Academy North became a rainforest…

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CEO Careers & Enterprise visits the Academy

Posted: 31st March 2017 in News

Chief Executive of the Careers and Enterprise Company Visits the Academy to test out Greenpower Racing Cars

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8 G&T visit to Helmsley

Posted: 17th March 2017 in News

On Wednesday 15th March, 23 students from Y8 at Sirius West and Sirius North travelled together on a Gifted and Talented trip, to Helmsley in North Yorkshire.

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Year 7 ICE competition

Posted: 08th March 2017 in News

On Friday 3rd March, ten ‘Gifted and Talented’ Y7 pupils were invited to take part in the Institute of Civil Engineers Competition, held at Sirius Academy West.

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Author, debate, murder mystery

Posted: 08th March 2017 in News

Debate Club: Last week Debate Club played the game Werewolves, a game of deception, argument and persuasion.

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A World Book Day Visit

Posted: 08th March 2017 in News

To celebrate World Book Day, Sirius Academy North was joined by the children's author Jonathan Meres.

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Wargaming Adventures with Mr Green

Posted: 27th February 2017 in News

Last Saturday I had the pleasure of taking students from our Wargaming / Modelling Club to participate in the regional qualifiers for the National Games Workshop School Alliance Competition.

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Debate Club 16th Feb

Posted: 17th February 2017 in News

Debate Club takes place every Thursday, after school, in the library. Last night, the students were tasked with doing a 'Balloon Debate' - a number of fictional profiles for people were provided and the scenario was that everyone was in a hot air balloon that was plummeting because it was over-filled.

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Sirius North Y11 visits the Radio One Academy

Posted: 13th February 2017 in News

On Sat 11th February, 11 Year 11 students and Mr Sullivan and Miss Blanchard, braved the elements to travel across the city to our sister school Sirius West.

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Trading Places in Humanities!

Posted: 03rd January 2017 in News

Yesterday in Geography two Yr 8 groups took part in the World Trade Game! We live in an unfair world which is divided into rich and poor.

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Hull City AFC - Player Interview Report

Posted: 12th December 2016 in News

The night before a bottom of the table clash eleven Young Reporters made their way to the training ground of Hull City AFC.

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Supporter to Reporter: Week Two

Posted: 21st November 2016 in News

Tuesday 8th November 2016 saw us take part in the second week of our Young Reporter programme.

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Supporter to Reporter: Week Three

Posted: 21st November 2016 in News

Tuesday 15th November was our third week of our Young Reporters programme and this week was a new experience for not only the students but also Mrs.

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Global Enterprise Week - 17th November 2016

Posted: 21st November 2016 in News

On Thursday 17th November 2016, GEW Hull week excelled itself by completing the FIRST collaborative secondary school Mannequin challenge! High profile guest speakers joined in with secondary school students including our very own Sirius Academy West and Sirius Academy North students to take part in the mannequin challenge.

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Games Workshop School Alliance

Posted: 16th November 2016 in News

For over a month now SAN has given students an opportunity to develop their model making and wargaming skills by participating in Games Workshop School Alliance Club.

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Supporter to Reporter: Week One

Posted: 10th November 2016 in News

On Tuesday 1st November, a new cohort of students from Y7 and Y8 travelled to the KCOM Stadium for the first session in this years Young Reporters.

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Year 9 Careers Workshop

Posted: 12th October 2016 in News

On 11th October, a group of Year 9 students visited the KCOM stadium to take part in a careers workshop.

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Best Young Artists in Hull 2016

Posted: 16th September 2016 in News

The Academy is proud to announce that two of our students have been successful, participating in the ‘Best Young Artists in Hull’ 2016 competition.

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Stavros S Niarchos - Tall Ships Youth Trust

Posted: 14th September 2016 in News

Thanks to the generous support of the HSBC bank and with the help of the Tall Ships Youth Trust, ten of our students have set sail upon a ten day full financed voyage around the French Coast and on into the Med.

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Hull's Freedom Festival

Posted: 05th September 2016 in News

On Saturday 3rd Septembers, students from the Academy performed at Hull's annual Freedom Festival.

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Sirius North Geographers get out and about!! GCSE Fieldwork 2016

Posted: 15th July 2016 in News

Last week saw our Yr10 Geography students explore coastal landforms and processes for their forthcoming controlled assessments at Flamborough Head and Hornsea.

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Humanities Celebration Breakfast!

Posted: 15th July 2016 in News

This morning more than 20 of our Year 7 Geography and History students joined Mr Carvill, the Head of Humanities, Mr Pilkington, Coordinator of Geography and Ms Blanchard, Lead Practitioner of Humanities, for a celebration breakfast (of bacon, egg and sausage sandwiches!) for their Humanities Intervention participation.

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Engineering Construction Industry Training Board Event

Posted: 14th July 2016 in News

A group of our year 8 and year 9 students took part in an ECITB (Engineering Construction Industry Training Board) event yesterday.

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Teen Tech 2016

Posted: 07th July 2016 in News

On Wednesday 6th July, eight students visited the 'Teen Tech 2016’ event at the KCOM stadium.

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‘Little Bang’ STEM Careers Fair

Posted: 04th July 2016 in News

On Friday 1st July, a group of year 8 and 9 students took part in the inaugural SAN "Little Bang" (so called as a homage to the Big Bang STEM careers fair that we attended at Doncaster Racecourse on Tuesday).

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The Big Bang Science Fair

Posted: 29th June 2016 in News

A group of 53 students from across the year groups visited The Big Bang Fair at Doncaster racecourse, which aims to showcase a wide range of STEM careers available to them.

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Sirius North Choir prepare for their Freedom Festival Performance

Posted: 14th June 2016 in News

On Monday, 13 of our students took part in a vocal workshop that was led by Paul Field and Kathleen Guthrie from the Stolen Lives Project.

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Sirius North Musicians Perform in the Local Community

Posted: 13th June 2016 in News

On Sunday afternoon, Year 8 students Dylan Coupland and Jacob Pacey represented Sirius North on the steel pans and drums as part of the recently formed Hull Community Steel Pan Band.

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MENSA MEMBERSHIP FOR SIRIUS ACADEMY NORTH STUDENTS

Posted: 27th May 2016 in News

Four members of the SIRIUS ACADEMY NORTH Gifted & Talented cohort excelled in the recent MENSA testing scoring in the Top 2% for their age in the country.

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KS3 Bishop Burton College Visit

Posted: 26th May 2016 in News

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Sirius Drumming Up Success!

Posted: 19th May 2016 in News

Last Friday, seven of our students completed their Grade 1 drum exam at The Albermarle Centre.

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Literacy and Numeracy - Parental drop in session

Posted: 16th May 2016 in News

At Sirius Academy North, literacy and numeracy are both very high priorities and we spend a lot of time thinking about the best ways to raise achievement in these crucial areas.

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Extended Learning ‘Expert’ Learners

Posted: 06th May 2016 in News

Students have been exploring war poetry in their English lessons and have been enjoying the works of Tennyson, Owen and Sassoon. So much so, that two of our pupils have gone away and written their own poems independently.

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KS3 Puzzle Challenge Day

Posted: 22nd April 2016 in News

On 21st April, the Academy received a visit from The Happy Puzzle Company.

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RB Dragons Den Design Challenge

Posted: 05th April 2016 in News

A group of Year 8 students visited the Reckitt Benckiser R&D factory on Thursday 24th March, so they could pitch their idea for a new product to a panel of "Dragons".

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Healthier Options Award

Posted: 22nd March 2016 in News

The Healthier Options award recognises catering businesses within Hull and the East Riding area, who are committed to customer care by providing a healthier environment and healthier food choices.

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The Big Bang Science Fair at Hull University

Posted: 21st March 2016 in News

On Friday 18th March, our Year 7 and 8 students attended The Big Bang Science Fair at Hull University.

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Non Uniform Day - Thursday 24th March 2016

Posted: 21st March 2016 in News

Proceeds to go to Hull Brain Tumour mum - Leigh Lancaster King appeal to allow treatment that could give her more time with her daughter.

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Y6 Transition Event - Thursday 17th March

Posted: 18th March 2016 in News

Last night, on Thursday 17th March, we welcomed our future Year 7 students and their families into the Academy.

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Year 9 boy's inter-house badminton competition from last Thursday

Posted: 17th March 2016 in News

15 students attended the tournament, with some great quality on display.

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Transition Science Mornings

Posted: 16th March 2016 in News

This morning, on Wednesday 16th March, students in Year 6 at Parkstone Primary school visited the Academy for a science session, in which they learnt about and made some fossils, They were brilliant ambassadors for Parkstone and had a really good time.

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Are you a budding game designer? Game Concept Award 2016

Posted: 16th March 2016 in News

Do you love coming up with great ideas for games? Now is your chance to take it to the next level! BAFTA Young Games Designer is a free initiative that will inspire young people to turn their interest in playing games into a passion for creating them.

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Raising Money for Sports Relief 2016

Posted: 16th March 2016 in News

The Academy has been busy raising money for Sports Relief all week. To support the cause, the PE department have designed an opportunity for students from all year groups to take part in a range of sporting activities, at lunchtime, such as football, badminton, netball and cricket. This was a fun way to test students’ abilities against those of the PE staff.

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BBC School Report 2016

Posted: 11th March 2016 in News

On 10th March 2016, the students of 9REN1 participated in the BBC School Report Day.

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Dragons Den

Posted: 11th March 2016 in News

On Thursday 10th March, some of our Year 8 and 9 Science students participated in a "Dragon's Den" style activity day, in collaboration with Reckitt Bencksier, Smailes Goldie Group and Designs Signage Solutions Ltd.

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Year 10 Hull University trip - International Women's Day

Posted: 10th March 2016 in News

A group of Year 10 girls spent the day at Hull University where they took part in a number of interactive sessions in the sports and science departments of the University, to celebrate International Women’s Day.

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International Womens Day Year 10 Girls

Posted: 09th March 2016 in News

In order to play a part in International Women's day today a group of Year 10 girls spent the day at Hull University.

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UKMT Intermediate Maths Challenge

Posted: 09th March 2016 in News

Our most able students in Maths recently took part in the UKMT Intermediate Maths Challenge.

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Year 11 Gifted & Talented Sirius Academy North Students Aspirational Residential Cambridge University

Posted: 08th December 2015 in News

Thirty four Year 11 students took part in an Aspirational residential recently to four of the colleges at Cambridge University.

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Admissions Process and Applications / Deadline October 31st 2015

Posted: 29th September 2015 in News

The Admissions Team have received a number of concerns from parents of Y6 students regarding the current admissions selection.

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Year 11 Btec Sport Students

Posted: 28th September 2015 in News

The year 11 Btec Sport students, had a great opportunity this week, as they got the chance to ask Hull FC players, Fetuli Talanoa and Mickey Paea, questions about what it takes to be professional and about their training methods.

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The future is key for all our students

Posted: 28th September 2015 in News

At Sirius we take the future seriously,our comprehensive careers education and guidance programme is designed to support each individual to make their own realistic and informed career choices.

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Buying School Uniform Online

Posted: 04th August 2015 in News

To make it easier to buy the school uniform, we have chosen to use the Parents Online ordering service from Price & Buckland.

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Academy Behaviour and Respect Compliments from Pizza Hut

Posted: 15th July 2015 in News

During reward visits to Pizza Hut in the last few days and I Would like to pass on some wonderful comments made about your students. As an employee of Pizza Hut, Kingswood.

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Supporter to Reporter celebration event - Upton Park

Posted: 13th July 2015 in News

On Friday, myself and Kerry Baron travelled to London with Elisee Manzi, Holly Giles and Kieran Wall to attend the ‘Supporter to Reporter’ celebration event at West Ham’s football ground. The day was fantastic and the students were amazing!

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Hull to be first

Posted: 03rd July 2015 in News

After further behind the scenes lobbying and campaigning with the councillors of the City of Hull, I am pleased to say that the resolution for Hull to be Conflict-Free will be approved and passed in Council Chambers on the Thursday 18th June.

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Hull University Singing Strategy visits TFA!

Posted: 29th June 2015 in News

On Monday 22nd June 2015, the Hull University Singing Strategy group worked with music students in Years 7-10 through a range of interactive vocal activities and workshops.

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Year 10 BTEC Summer Performance Event (23rd June 2015)

Posted: 29th June 2015 in News

The Year 10 Music students put on their own summer performance event as part of their BTEC course.

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W.I.S.E project

Posted: 25th June 2015 in News

Over the past couple of months we have been learning about conflict minerals and how they impact the world.

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Year 10 Photographry Field trip

Posted: 25th June 2015 in News

The year 10 GCSE Photography students have been on a field trip around some of Hulls most glamorous locations.

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Year 7 Run With It activities at the KC stadium

Posted: 24th June 2015 in News

Year 7 Maths whizz kids have completed their final visit to the KC for a host of fun Maths activities.

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Year 7 Student Visit to Boulogne - France

Posted: 22nd June 2015 in News

Students walked around Boulogne’s old town, visited an aquarium and learnt how chocolate is made at a French chocolate factory.

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HULL - Conflict Mineral Free City

Posted: 22nd June 2015 in News

Students have worked on their proposal to make Hull the first “Conflict Free City” in the UK.

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GCSE Drama Exam

Posted: 08th June 2015 in News

Year 11 have been creating their final performances for their exam. The class were given their stimulus which they explored as a class and each group came up with three very different performances.

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Abseiling event at the Year 11 residential recreational centre Hollow Ford located in the Peak District.

Posted: 07th June 2015 in News

A group of 11 students, (all girls, braver than the lads I think) had requested to take part in the abseiling event at the Year 11 residential recreational centre Hollow Ford located in the Peak District.

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YR 7 Visit to Hull Business Week

Posted: 07th June 2015 in News

Ms Fortnum took a group of Yr 7s to KC Stadium every Monday to take part in "Run With It", a program to deliver functional Maths.

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Year 11 Intervention report

Posted: 06th June 2015 in News

A group of 11 students, (all girls, braver than the lads I think) had requested to take part in the abseiling event at the Year 11 residential recreational centre Hollow Ford located in the Peak District.

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Year 9 Btec Sport Revision

Posted: 05th June 2015 in News

The year 9 students were up for the challenge on Wednesday evening, with 26 students attending the first Btec Sport revision session, in preparation for their Unit 1 external exam week beginning 29th June.

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Jack Foster’s write up - Conflict mineral free project

Posted: 27th May 2015 in News

When we first started the project to make Hull a conflict-mineral free city, we went to Sirius academy to watch presentation while a few Sirius students join us.

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KC Stadium Visit

Posted: 18th May 2015 in News

A group of Year 11 students visited the KC Stadium on the 15th May, which they all throughly enjoyed.

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RAF Roadshow

Posted: 11th May 2015 in News

The RAF brought their educational roadshow to TFA on the 11th of May, the pupils thoroughly enjoyed learning not only about the many career prospects in the RAF; but also the Physics behind engineering.

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Jack Foster has created a book and it is for sale on Amazon

Posted: 04th May 2015 in News

It has been published via Amazon Kindle and has received the following review so far: This review is from: Bleeding Shadows (Kindle Edition)

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James Reckitt Hull Children’s Book Awards trip at Freedom Centre

Posted: 30th April 2015 in News

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Audition for the next school production, one of the most loved musicals in the UK, Grease

Posted: 28th April 2015 in News

Following the fantastic success of the last school production, Little Shop of Horrors students at the Academy are getting ready to audition for the next school production, one of the most loved musicals in the UK, Grease.

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Supporter 2 Reporter @ the KC Stadium

Posted: 26th April 2015 in News

Reporting on Hull FC’s 150th Anniversary year is another lucky group of Year 7 Students from Thomas Ferens Academy.

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Eleanor and Lucie at the British Cheerleading Association Nationals Competition

Posted: 17th April 2015 in News

Eleanor Smith and Lucie Poucher both Year 9 girls are part of a Hull cheer leading group called the Diamond white stars.

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Year 11 Aspirational Visit from X Hull City Footballer - Laurie Dudfield

Posted: 16th April 2015 in News

Thomas Ferens was pleased to welcome X Hull City Footballer Laurie Dudfiled into the Academy on Wednesday 15th April.

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Head Boy makes professional stage debut in Heads Up Festival

Posted: 05th April 2015 in News

On Friday 20th March,Thomas Ferens Head boy Matthew Parker made his professional stage debut in the show ‘Hair Of The Dog’ performed by Penny Duck Theatre.

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Aiming for the Premier League!

Posted: 23rd March 2015 in News

Students of Thomas Ferens Academy set their goal to the highest of levels this weekend and topped it off meeting those also at the top of their game; Chelsea Football Club.

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Science Week Review

Posted: 23rd March 2015 in News

A summary of British Science Week events at Thomas Ferens Academy 16th-20th March.

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Crazy Chemistry Lecture

Posted: 19th March 2015 in News

Between the 16th-20th March students at the Thomas Ferens Academy will be given the opportunity to engage in an exciting programme of activities for British Science Week 2015

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Fundraising - Hull Royal Infirmary visit. Neo natal unit.

Posted: 11th March 2015 in News

Isn't it amazing to see and hear about how the money you've raised has had a massive positive impact?

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BTEC Sport- Fitness Tests

Posted: 11th March 2015 in News

Year 9 students completing a practical lesson, covering unit 2 of the EDEXCELl BTEC Sport First Level 2 course.

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Student Adam Cunningham prepares for deconstruction items as prep work for GCSE Photography exam

Posted: 08th March 2015 in News

Student Adam Cunningham prepares for "deconstruction items" as prep work for GCSE Photography exam.

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After Academy Clubs

Posted: 04th March 2015 in News

Once the Academy day has finished at 3:05pm we offer a “Homework” club for pupils who can catch up with their homework in a quiet space and have the knowledge that it is completed on time.

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Cave Castle Hotel and Country Club

Posted: 24th February 2015 in News

Year 11 took part in an aspirational, two and a half day intervention residential at Cave Castle Hotel recently.

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Production - Little Shop of Horrors

Posted: 01st February 2015 in News

Rehearsals are going well for our production of A Little Shop of Horrors.

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Change is happening at Thomas Ferens Academy

Posted: 23rd January 2015 in News

We are delighted to take this opportunity to introduce you to our Academy. The transition from Primary to Secondary education is the next exciting step in any student’s learning journey. The wealth of opportunities provided can be both empowering and uplifting.

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