Year 10


Achievement Assemblies 2022

This past week we have had the pleasure of holding our Achievement Assemblies for Years 7, 8, 9, 10 and 12. This is a lovely time of year, and we are very proud of all of our students in particular those who have been awarded this week. Overall Year Group Winners: Year 7 – Courtesy...
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Year 10 & 12 Work Experience Week

Our Year 10 & Year 12 students have thoroughly enjoyed getting back to work experience this term, with the majority of them having in person placements. There was lots on offer virtually also, and nearly every student benefitted from some sort work experience placement. Mrs Kelso, Careers Lead at St Benedict’s said: “Work experience is...
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Year 10 Students complete first year of ICanToo Programme

Ten of our Year 10 pupils have recently completed their first year of the ICanToo Programme with the REACT Foundation. The REACT Foundation is a STEM-based organisation which helps West Cumbrian young people to:   – have raised aspirations, through schemes helping them realise their potential in STEM subjects;   – see the range of...
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Students Enjoy Cooking with Mussels

It was a first for most of our students this week, as they enjoying preparing, cooking and tasting mussels with Mr Boal! The Year 10 classes were lucky enough to have this opportunity thanks to a donation for fresh mussels via the ‘Fish in School Hero’ programme. They conducted a survey with Food Teachers across...
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Year 10 Careers, Information & Guidance Evening 2021

Welcome to our Virtual Careers, Information & Guidance Evening for our Year 10 Students. Although we can’t welcome to you into school this year, we have lots of useful information included in the video below:
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Students Successfully Complete ‘Your Community’ Project

Mrs Kelso has had the pleasure of presenting two of our students with their certificates this week for the completion of the ‘Your Community’ project. Robson Bennett (Year 9) and Grace Wright (Year 10) completed the project online every Friday evening between March & April 2021. It was delivered by Centre for Leadership Performance with...
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Students complete Duke of Edinburgh Awards

Over the past couple of weeks, we have had two groups of students take part in their Bronze and Silver Duke of Edinburgh Awards, organised through Cumbria Youth Alliance (CYA). The first group were all from Year 10. They had been unable to complete their Bronze Award in 2020 due to COVID-19 restrictions. They were...
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