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Rounders Results

June 22nd, 2016 Comments off

Year 7 – Harrow Way beat Wellingon Academy 9 rounders to 5

Team: Nancy Hurt, Tyrah Baah, Donna Doig, Libby West, Emily Seffron, Erica Sheridan, Emily Cook

Player’s player of the match: Emily Cook – excellent performance as backstop and scored 3 rounders when batting. Coach’s player of the match: Libby West – Consistent bowling and intelligent fielding. Good tactical batting. A particularly great result considering we were 2 players short of a full team!

Year 8 – Harrow Way beat Wellington Academy9 rounders to 4 1/2

Team: Grace Farrelly, Amelia Kalwajtys, Chloe Wilfort, Joanne Mathew, Abi Clark, Lucy Ladd, Amber Cherrington, Agata Ruminska, Indy Jones

Player’s player of the match: Amber Cherrington
Coach’s player of the match: Joanne Mathew – great batting, hitting the ball every time.

Harrow Way Art students draw inspiration from Chalk Hill Blue Butterflies

June 22nd, 2016 Comments off

Art in the Park 2016Harrow Way Year 8 Art students enjoyed a trip to the Chalk Hill Blue restaurant, not for a slap up dinner, but to view the artefacts and artwork on display for their ‘Art Shop’ project. Butterlies, in partcular the Chalk Hill Blue, which is native to this area, formed the basis of the students’ initial research from which they had to design and make their own piece. The creative brief was to ensure their work would sit comfortably alongside the artwork displayed in the restaurant and could also be considered for sale.

Once back in the Art studios at Harrow Way the students created their artwork which ranged from ceramics, paintings and photographs in products such as plates, mugs, paintings, hangings and clay butterflies. Read more…

Free Skate Workshops in Test Valley

June 17th, 2016 Comments off

skateboardTest Valley Borough Council in conjunction with Team Rubicon are running 12 free skateboarding workshops in the Test Valley Area.

The sessions are suitable for all abilities – they will provide a friendly environment for beginners to learn all the basics of skateboarding, as well as helping with more difficult tricks for the more advanced. Click here for more information.

Sponsored Obstacle Course with Icknield School

June 16th, 2016 Comments off

IMG_0385This week Year 7 students, in lessons and in their own time, have been completing a sponsored obstacle course along with students from Icknield School. In ten minutes students from both schools had to see how many times they could get around the course.

Year 7 students will be taking part in the race as part of the ‘Harrow Way Guarantee’ to raise funds for Icknield School. Congratulations to Alex & Peter Gregory and Elizabeth Amos for raising over £100 each. You can view some pictures here.

Harrow Way student take on fast food design challenge

June 16th, 2016 Comments off

MacDonalds Trip 2016Harrow Way Graphic Products students are working with McDonalds, one of the world’s largest fast food chains, on a fast food design project. The 30 Year 9 students recently visited the local restaurant for research and inspiration and an opportunity to quiz the manager on all aspects of food packaging, menu design and interior design.

As part of their Graphic Product studies the students are required to design product packaging, menu and menu holder and the interior for a new fast food restaurant. The project specifically calls on the students to incorporate SMART material into the packaging design. These SMART materials have properties that react to changes in their environment, such as temperature (thermochromic plastic which changes colour if food is too hot). Read more…

Calshot 2016

June 16th, 2016 Comments off

ClBHYFQWAAAK2KLThe 48 Year 8 students are having an action packed week at Calshot on and off the water. You can catch daily updates and pictures on our Twitter feed: twitter.com/harrowway

Adoption and Fostering Free Information Event

June 14th, 2016 Comments off

Could you provide a home for Hampshire children who are unable to live with their birth families? Hampshire County Council are holding a free information event to learn more about adoption and fostering. They will be at at Fort Nelson, Portsdown Hill on Saturday 2 July 2016 from 10am to 2pm. Staff, current carers and adoptive parents will be ready to answer your questions. For more information on the event click here. More information on fostering or adoption can be found at the on the Hampshire website: hants.gov.uk/adoptionandfostering

Community Courses – New Brochure September 2016

June 13th, 2016 Comments off

Com-Ed-logoHarrow Way Community School has a wide range of community courses available for adults. To see the new brochure with courses starting in September 2016 click here.