Thanks to everyone who took part in our fantastic production of Bugsy Malone which ran over two nights this week. Well done to all students and staff who took part for all their hard work over the course of the year. Please enjoy a slideshow of photos from the show.
The 20th anniversary of World Book Day took place on Thursday, and Marden were active participants as usual. Staff, Year 7 and Year 8 students were invited to dress as a literary character for the day. There was also a lunchtime quiz and Key Stage 3 students took part in literary activities and writing competitions with the English department all day.
In total, £200.30 was raised for BOOK AID. Well done to everyone who took part.
Our Drama and Music departments have been working hard on this year’s showpiece performance, Bugsy Malone. There are two showings coming up, be sure to get your ticket…
Yesterday, a carousel of careers activities were laid on for our Year 11s to try and give them an idea of post-16 choices available to them. Thanks to all our partners, businesses and colleges who came to speak to our students.
Information about our Christmas Activities this week at Marden.
Our Christmas Jumper Day on Thursday 15th December will take the form of our usual non-uniform days. £1 for a wristband which will be on sale this week, with proceeds going to the Multiple Sclerosis Society.
A group of Year10 students last week participated in the region’s largest medical career day event organised by MCS Raising Aspirations Group.
Caitlin Thompson and Nieve Allot were prize winners in the Diagnostic workshop and Sajan Mann and Kijah-Star Wardsmith in the CPR (Cardiopulmonary resuscitation) workshop.
Well done to all involved.
Congratulations to Mrs Parker and Mrs Eastlake, who took part in the Newcastle Stampede on Saturday 23rd October and raised £350 for the British Heart Foundation!