Pupil Achievements

Year 12 Biology learners were treated to a day of Biological Sciences at Leeds University. Learners gained an undergraduate level experience, working in university labs to solve real world problems.

The future started to come into focus at our latest Parents’ Evening as Year 10 pupils, parents and carers had the opportunity to find out about Post-16 options.

Congratulations to Year 12 learners, Elias McLaughlan, Molly Wilkinson and Kieran Lester for taking first place in the recent Royal Society of Chemistry Analyst Competition at Bradford University on 21 March.

Titus Salt School pupils took the plunge for the second consecutive year and competed in the Bingley Amateur Swimming Club Schools' Gala in March. Last year team TSS narrowly missed out on the Bronze medal; but not this year, the team swam tremendously and very deservingly clinched bronze position.

Year 10 pupil, Ella Curtis, has been picked to take part in next year’s Special Olympics. Ella, is joining as a member of Great Britain’s cycling team; an amazing achievement.

The Games, which are for people with disabilities, will take place in Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates in March, with more than 7,000 athletes, including a 129 strong team from the UK, expected to take part.

BBC News School Report gives our pupils the chance to make their own news reports for a real audience.

With support from BBC staff and partners, teachers help pupils develop their journalistic skills to become School Reporters.

Our pupils have been busy sourcing and preparing news stories based on real current news.

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Congratulations to Holly Waxman, Year 10, who was crowned Young Female Sportsperson at this year’s Bradford Sports Awards.

The prestigious event, held at the Bantams Stadium on Thursday 8 March was a wondrous affair to celebrate the achievements and efforts of players, coaches, administrators and volunteers from across all levels of sport in the Bradford District.

Year 9 pupils travelled to Manchester on Wednesday to learn about the ethics of our criminal justice system. In RS lessons Year 9 pupils have been learning about the influence that religion has had on law and the criminal justice system.

Pupils spent the morning in Manchester Police Museum learning about different examples of crime including forgery, murder and grievous bodily harm. They had opportunities to ask current and former police officers about their experiences. Pupils got to spend time in court and enacted a mock trial, role playing a cyber bullying case.

Jonathon Gallucci, Jo Hirst and Sammi West from Asda Technology Leeds delivered a careers based spotlight session to a group of Year 9 pupils in February. The aim of the event was to give pupils an insight into the exciting career options available within industry, with a particular focus on computing careers at Asda Technology.

Titus Salt School joined the global Safer Internet Day campaign to promote the safe and responsible use of technology.  Safer Internet Day takes took place on Tuesday 6 February 2018 with the theme ‘Create, Connect and Share Respect: A better internet starts with you’.

Sat in the boardroom at Arris Engineering; a global innovator in consumer electronics, our lucky Year 9 and 10 pupils listened carefully to the brief given by senior employees on their up and coming challenge; to create a consumer electronics product for the home.

Local STEM employers and Higher Education establishments visited TSS to offer valuable advice to pupils to help them make better choices on their next steps in education. Our STEM carousel event, in partnership with CE:SET (Centre of Excellence for Science, the Environment and Technology, including Engineering) was held in January. Selected pupils from Year 9 and Year 11 were invited to attend this information, advice and guidance event, outlining STEM career opportunities in the area.

Ten ambitious Year 10 pupils went to the University of Leeds to spend a day exploring future careers in medicine. Pupils were able to experience the university labs and equipment first-hand; testing DNA for diseases using electrophoresis and designing their very own microbubble to deliver the drug that treats the diseases.

Congratulations to Emily Brown who has secured an offer to read Mathematics at Cambridge University starting in September 2018.

Emily, who has been accepted into Murray Edwards College after a gruelling section process gained her love for learning at a young age and has worked tremendously hard during her time at Titus Salt School; her approach to learning is exemplary gaining her 8A* and 2A grades at GCSE and she is well on her way to achieving the A*A*A in her A Levels of Mathematics, Further Mathematics and Chemistry.

An array of amazing inventions were showcased at our Year 7 Inventors Challenge final, which included a remote controlled suitcase, ready-made tea, translator earplugs, a jet phone, an edible toothbrush, a door diary, a weather reading drone and an ocean rubbish filter.