A first for news day: The reporter makes the news! Our Year 8 journalist Josh finished second in a national cross country run at the weekend. Here, he reads about his own efforts in the Evening Chronicle!
On Tuesday evening our dancers took part in the North Tyneside Dance Festival at The Parks. The theme was ‘Living World’ and the girls performed an excellent dance full of energy and expression. Congratulations to all those involved.
Marden students performed magnificently yesterday at the Tyne & Wear Indoor rowing championships. They represented North Tyneside at the Tyne Amateur Rowing club and as we await individual results we can reveal we achieved 1st place in the team relay race, with another team getting third. An outstanding achievement.
Congratulations to the Year 11 boys, who competed at the Tyne & Wear badminton final. They picked up two wins vs. St. Aidans & Whitburn, as well as a narrow defeat to Thorp and a 3-2 loss to RGS. The boys played exceptionally well and battled for every point and each other. Well done!
Congratulations to the Year 7 girls who came 4th at the North Tyneside 5-a-side football tournament. They put in a fantastic performance on Friday and showed great determination and resilience.
Yesterday four Year 8 boys represented North Tyneside at the Tyne and Wear championships for Key Stage 3.
Marden High continues to go from strength to strength in our sporting endeavours, as two of our Year 9 students secured a runner-up spot in the Under 14 North Tyneside Badminton Doubles Competition!
Congratulations to our Year 11 girls; both Doubles teams reached the final of the North Tyneside U16 Girls Badminton Doubles Competition, therefore securing the Championship and Runner-Up spot.
Well done girls!
Last night Marden’s successful badminton teams once again excelled themselves, winning two out of three matches, and all three teams have qualified to represent North Tyneside in the Tyne & Wear Championships.
Congratulations to Isabelle Hutchins of Year 7, who at the weekend competed at the 2017 British Open ITF Taekwondo Championships in Crawley.
Belle won a silver medal for sparring against competitors from England,
Wales, Scotland, Ireland, Netherlands, Portugal and Norway.
Well done Belle!