Harrow Way Students Inspired by Leading UK’s Scientists

2020-02-24T13:36:59+00:00February 24th, 2020|

Harrow Way students enjoyed the ultimate science lesson recently hearing from a number of the UK’s top scientists. Professor Robert Winston topped the bill at Science Live where he was joined by a number of leading experts from the fields of chemistry, physics, clinical anatomy, and oceanography. The engaging day, which [...]

Trip to Warwick Castle Brings History Lessons to Life

2020-02-24T11:39:20+00:00February 24th, 2020|

Students from Harrow Way bought recent history lessons to life with a trip to Warwick Castle, famous for being one of the top ten most visited attractions in the UK. Originally built over 1100 years ago by William the Conqueror, the Castle, with its original motte, portcullis, murder holes and battlements, [...]

Harrow Way Students Ready for the Design Ventura Challenge

2019-11-12T14:57:15+00:00November 12th, 2019|

A trip to the Design Museum has given Harrow Way Year 9 students a head start in the Design Ventura competition. Working with industry experts the Design and Technology students explored a number of ideas during a workshop aimed at developing their creative thinking and problem-solving skills. The sessions act as [...]

Year 8 Harry Potter Studio Tour

2019-10-16T13:28:00+00:00October 16th, 2019|

Year 8 had a brilliant day at the Harry Potter Studio Tour London on Tuesday 15th October. They were lucky enough to have a set design lesson where many secrets were revealed about the making of Harry Potter and even got to see original set design pieces. The tour was incredible. Our students were buzzing [...]

History Lesson Follows in the Footsteps of Jack the Ripper

2019-03-15T09:39:06+00:00March 15th, 2019|

Harrow Way Community School history students were given a grisly taste of London’s historic crime scene during a recent trip to the capital. Year 10 students followed in the footsteps of the serial killer Jack the Ripper, visited the Tower of London, notable for its famous and infamous prisoners, and explored [...]

Imperial War Museum Brings WWI and WWII to Life for Students

2019-02-26T09:23:33+00:00February 26th, 2019|

A recent trip to London’s impressive Imperial War Museum helped bring World War I and II to life for Harrow Way Year 8 History students. The Museum, with its incredible collection of objects, gave students a unique insight into the wars as they explored human stories of the time, discovering how [...]

London Provides Artistic Inspiration for Students

2019-02-06T11:16:02+00:00February 6th, 2019|

London provided the perfect backdrop for Harrow Way Year 11 Art students looking for inspiration for their GCSE exam preparations. Exploring the sights and architecture walking the South Bank to the Tate Modern, over the Millennium Bridge to St Pauls, the students investigated the themes of ‘Dwellings’, ‘Boxes’, ‘Signs’, ‘Mirrors’, and [...]

Trip to Italy Gives Harrow Way Students the Geographical Edge

2019-01-15T10:35:28+00:00January 15th, 2019|

Italy’s beautiful Bay of Naples provided the perfect backdrop for a Harrow Way school Geography trip. Students from Years 10-11 experienced first-hand the geographical impact on land and people as they enjoyed four days in the bay, famous for its rugged coastline, archaeological riches, the mighty Vesuvius volcano and the lost [...]

Harrow Way Green Meets Stannah Grey

2018-11-13T10:31:50+00:00November 13th, 2018|

Celebrating its 151st year with the launch of the Joseph Stannah Foundation, Stannah hosted their own ‘Green meets Grey’ STEM day recently. With the aim of encouraging future STEM careers and an opportunity to put the arts and creativity back into design, the next generation of Harrow Way designer and engineers [...]