The Wildlife Garden Fundraiser

On Friday 10th March the Food Technology department will be making a range of baked goods to raise money for the school garden project. Baked goods will be sold at break and lunchtime on Friday 10th March and Monday 13th March.

JHNCC hosts Question Time with local MP

Local MP Dame Caroline Spelman joined pupils at John Henry Newman Catholic College to take part in a ‘Question Time’ style panel discuss with pupils. Speaking to an audience of around two hundred pupils, Dame Caroline answered questions on a variety of local issues including; Brexit, HS2, Affordable Housing and how MPs can encourage more young people to get involved in local and national politics.

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Year 13 Business Studies

The Year 13 Business Studies students planned and ran an educational trip for Year 10 Business Studies students. The Year 13 students worked as a team to plan and deliver a trip that helped the Year 10 students to prepare for their Business Studies GCSE. The day helped them to apply business theory that they have learnt in the classroom to the context of a successful local business.

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Google Expeditions

On Friday 10th February, representatives from Google demonstrated Google Expeditions to our pupils.

Creative Media Production – February 2017

“As part of Unit 51 in Creative Media Production, year 12 students were asked to plan, design and create a brand new music or fashion magazine. Students have created the magazine front covers and double page spreads using Photoshop in the Mac Suite. There were a range of fantastic pieces submitted by students, some have been displayed below. Isabelle C created the magazine Adore, Erin B created the magazine Mogue and Abigail T created the magazine Lining. All three students achieved distinction for their work”

FREE Computer taster sessions

FREE Computer taster sessions for Parents and grandparents of JHNCC Students

Would you like to feel more confident around a computer, on the internet and with email? Whether you are a complete beginner or you want to extend your skills within Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) John Henry Newman Catholic College are running some free taster sessions from 6.30pm till 8.30pm on Thursday the 9th, 16th  February and the 2nd March.

Come along to as many or as few sessions as you wish.

Simply contact the school on 0121 770 5331 to book your FREE place and we will see you there (just report to reception). Or click on this link and fill out the booking form.

Tea, coffee and light refreshments will also be provided.

If these sessions prove to be helpful in supporting parents with their ICT skills we will provide further FREE training (a five week FREE course would be run after Easter). If you have any suggestions about how we might make these sessions more accessible for parents we welcome feedback.

Football News

Last Monday 17 year 10 students represented JHNCC in a fixture against Grace Academy on our fantastic new 3G pitch. All 17 students played a role in the 3-1 victory.
Goal scorers; Exauce x 2 and Lewis R with a 30 yard brace.

Year 10 football Vs GraceJan2017