Ski Trip to Folgaria- Italy/ February 2017

Aloha College pupils enjoyed a fantastic week’s skiing in the Italian resort of Folgaria this February Half Term. Thirty-six pupils and five members of staff flew to Bergamo Airport early on Friday 24th February, giving us time to spend an afternoon in beautiful Verona, where they visited Romeo and Juliette’s balcony and traditional “carnevale” celebrations were […]

Year 8 Frankenstein Theatre Trip- The show DID go on!

The Year 8 trip to the Theatre on Monday 23 January certainly entertained students; the actor playing the monster was deemed to be best performer with rock and roll style singing. He carried the show, despite some technical difficulties. The valiant cast added new meaning to the phrase, “the show must go on.”

UKMT Intermediate Maths Challenge

We are delighted to have received the results of the UKMT Intermediate Maths Challenge, which students from Year 9 and 10 took part in on Thursday 4 February. Congratulations to the following students, who have achieved a certificate for their excellent performance: Bronze certificates – Dariy Khudoyan, Khalil Fakhry, Michael Stanik, Olga Okhotinskaya, Lukas Jorgensen, Lauren Oakes and […]

Singing Lessons at Aloha College by Famous Singer Yazz

Aloha College Assembly for KS3 pupils held on Friday last week welcomed the famous singer Yazz (ex parent) who delighted their pupils by demonstrating her talents. Yazz Evans will be offering private vocal singing lessons to their Senior pupils who display a talent in music, starting next half term. Her classes include one to one […]

Aloha College Enterprise Week

Last week budding business entrepreneurs were emerging all over Aloha College Secondary School during Enterprise Week. Ms Metcalf -their Head of Business, Economics and Technology- and her team planned some wonderful learning moments but Tuesday’s stock market challenge really captured the flavour of the week: it looked and sounded just like a real stock exchange […]

Musical Theatre Master Class for the Creative Arts Department

On Wednesday 3 February the Aloha College Creative Arts Department welcomed Lucy Lummis, a musical theatre performer and lecturer from the Institute of the Arts, Barcelona.  Lucy led an intensive musical theatre workshop that included a balletic warm up into a choreographed piece to Fosse’s ‘Chicago’. The students who participated were all pushed physically, they […]

Golf Lesson for Key Stage 3 Pupils

This term in PE pupils from Key Stage 3 have had the opportunity to experience a golf lesson at the Enjoy Golf Academy taught by one of their professional instructors. Pupils were taught both driving and putting techniques. All pupils enjoyed this activity in their PE lessons and for those who would like to improve […]

Yesterday’s Secondary School Christmas Concert

Secondary School pupils at Aloha College delighted a packed audience with a collection of Christmas numbers .The concert opened with a very poignant vocal solo, ‘A Thousand Years’, sung by Maya Sargent. This was followed by some fun festive arrangements by our new starter orchestra and Year 9 class band. Congratulations to the vocal quartet […]