Another wonderful reward trip to Waterstones for our book club members. After attending all of the meetings and reading all of the set books this year, we all deserved a treat. We spent a relaxing morning in Waterstones and every pupil chose a book which was paid for by the library. For a list of next […]
A huge thank you to everyone who read or sponsored a reader during our Readathon sponsored read. We raised over £800 to provide sick children with books and storytellers! We have been blown away by the generosity of our pupils and their sponsors and by the enthusiasm for reading.
We were so pleased to host Cathy Cassidy’s book launch last week for Sami’s Silver Lining! It was a wonderful day, during our Readathon week, which celebrated reading and books. Holly Hughes and Isabel Blore (year 10) organised and ran our “slipper day” back in May to raise funds to bring Cathy into school but she kindly […]
Congratulations to Samantha Roberts (year 7), Niamh O’Keefe (year 8) and Sarah Kneale (year 11) who attended the In My Life writing awards at the museum of Liverpool last week. Sarah was named as overall runner-up for the whole city, while Niamh and Samantha were highly commended for their diaries. Well done girls! For more […]
Thank you for your support so far with the book fair, we are doing so well that we have increased our target! A special thanks to our wonderful pupils who are running the fair themselves, they are doing an amazing job. The more books we sell the more new books we earn for our school […]
Another batch of new books arrived in the library today. Make sure you come along and take a look. Don’t forget that parents can borrow from the library too. Contact Mrs Hale for more information.
On Friday 16th March Mrs Hale (our Librarian) and Victoria Langford (last year’s winner of this award, now in year 13) were invited to the Houses of Parliament to see a new, very deserving winner crowned as Pupil Library Assistant of the Year. The event was attended by authors, publishers, politicians, Librarians and Pupil Librarians […]
St Hilda’s celebrated World Book Day on 1st March and, as usual, we had a great time. Pupils and staff came dressed as their favourite book characters, we shared a whole school read, wrote diary extracts as our favourite story characters and tried to match famous quotes with the people who said them. See below […]