Holocaust Survivor Visits Arnold Hill Academy
As part of the Year 9 curriculum in History, and Beliefs, Philosophy and Ethics, students are learning about the social impact of the Holocaust and how discrimination against the Jews culminated in the Holocaust as we know it today.
On Wednesday 20th January, Holocaust survivor Simon Winston came into school to deliver a talk to 90 Year 9 students about his experiences of World War Two and the Holocaust. His story captured the pupils’ imagination and they were hooked on his every word.
Toby Fisher – Under 13s England Ice Hockey Call Up
Toby Fisher (Year 7) has been playing ice hockey for the last six years and is now starting to reap the rewards from all of his hard work and dedication.
He has been chosen to join the England under 13s squad that will be going to Scotland this December, and will play against the Scottish national team as well as some of the Scotland under 15s team. Within the last week, Toby has also been selected for the England squad that will travel to the Czech Republic in February 2016.