Vale of York Academy @ValeYorkAcademyRT @valeofyorkcomco: Great opportunity here for those with creativity who are planning beyond Secondary School! If you are interested and w…7 hours ago
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Vale of York Academy @ValeYorkAcademyMr Eastaugh has another video message for parents, carers and students. Take a look here https://t.co/4JZvxuOmwK6 days ago
Vale of York Academy @ValeYorkAcademyRT @food_valeofyork: It's Suhsi time! Great skills shown by a Y7 student. Well done Lewis. Really impressed. https://t.co/BNaHVIboso6 days ago
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Enrichment day – Year 7 creative chemistry

Dr A Hodgeson did amazing experiments with our year 7's

WOW!!! What an amazing day! Our students did us proud— such fantastic representatives of our school.

So why do we run enrichment days? It gives us chance to move beyond the constraints of the curriculum, and allow our students to explore issues around safety, health and relationships, team building, British Values, and careers. It allows us to take a break from the demands of our subject specialisms and see our students in a completely different light.

Year 7 were team building with STEM ambassadors—who could build the biggest tetrahedron? Dr Annie Hodgson from the University of York brought her chemistry showcase—and many of our year 7 students were actually able to take part in some of her amazing experiments!