Monthly Archives - July 2017

National Title for Tom

Congratulations to Year 8 student Tom Dodsworth, a purple belt in Ju Jitsu, who won the national champion title in his weight category at the British Ju Jitsu Championships in Newmarket.
Tom was accompanied to the event by his Sensai Dean Harker. It is the second year running that Tom has won the title. He was a Gold Medallist and British Champion in 2016 too.
Tom Green, Head of PE, said: “The PE department is thrilled with Tom’s successes in Ju […]

A French Voyage

At the start of July, 56 students from Years 7 and 8 spent five days visiting rural, north western France. The group stayed in a Roman castle called Chateau Beaumont in Mayenne on the Normandy/Loire border.
The chateau was set in 10 acres of private grounds with lots of activities to get involved in including archery, zip wire, nightline and fencing. As well as these activities there was plenty to explore in the local area including an organic farm and […]

Y Viva Espana

Our music bands have just returned from the Costa Brava where they wowed holidaymakers and locals alike with a series of concerts.
The bands including Glee Club, Soul and Jazz Band performed at various places including Lloret de Mar, Magrat de Mar, Tossa de Mar.
The group stayed in the city of Calella and managed to fit in visits to local attractions in between their busy schedule. They spent a day in Barcelona and also visited Girona and the local beach.
This […]

Houses battle it out on the Sports Field

The school’s houses have been battling it out on the sports field in the end of term house matches. The top two spots were taken by Earth for the junior matches and Water for the senior matches. The results for the junior and senior house matches are:
 Junior House matches:
1st           Earth     29 games
2nd          Air          26 games
3rd           Fire        23 games
4th           Water   21 games
1st           Earth     46.5 rounders
2nd          Water   35  rounders
3rd           Fire        34 rounders
4th           Air          24.5 rounders
Results of overall Games and […]

Staying Awake for Teenage Charity

Our Year 9s have come to the end of their Key Stage and they were all keen to mark the occasion by doing something special.
After much debating, the students decided they would like to do something for a charity and set about organising a Wakeathon to raise funds via sponsorship for the Teenage Cancer Trust who had recently visited the school.
The students approached local businesses to ask for donations of snacks and drinks to support the event.
When the day […]

Prom Night for Year 13

Year 13 students from Malton School enjoyed their end of term prom at the York Novotel Hotel.
Before they set off they gathered outside the school for photos and to be waved off by friends and family.

Mark Dent, Head of Malton School Sixth Form said: “The evening was a huge success, with welcome drinks, then an excellent meal.
“As well as academic congratulations and best wishes on results day, special awards were given out for a variety of achievements during their […]

Fantastic season for girls’ football

Malton schools U14 girls’ football team have had another outstanding year on the pitch, even managing to surpass last season’s achievements.
In the first of four competitions entered this season, the girls travelled to Caedmon school in Whitby on a cold November day to participate in the Whitby & Ryedale Schools District Tournament. The girls won 5 out of 5 matches, scoring 17 goals and conceding 0, retaining their trophy from the 2016/17 season.
In February the team faced Graham school […]

A Taste of 6th Form Life for Year 10s

Students in Year 10 from schools across Ryedale will have the chance to get a taste of life in the Sixth Form at Malton School.
These Year 10 students will be able to sample life as a Year 12 student on Monday, July 24th. Students will have the chance to try out a range of lessons and activities offered in the Sixth Form.
Students who attend and are not currently at Malton School will be accompanied by our own Year 10 students […]

BTEC Student of the Year

Congratulations to Year 13 student Jay Bradley who received the Outstanding BTEC Child & Social Care Student of the Year 2017 at the BTEC Awards ceremony.

A total of 22 successful candidates were singled out for excellence in their area of study or work, after almost 1,000 applications were made to this year’s judging panel.
Jay said: “I am overwhelmed and delighted to receive this award, I feel so passionate about the important role that Social Care plays in our society […]

Reaching New Heights for County

Congratulations to Year 9 student Isabel Matique who has been selected to represent the county in both high jump and relay at the English Schools National Track and Field Championships at the Birmingham Alexander Stadium this Friday and Saturday.
The event is the 4th largest athletics event in the world. Isabel is one of 40 students to be selected from all the schools in North Yorkshire. We wish her all the best for the event.
Malton School has had a fantastic […]