Lake District Residential Visit, 29th April – 3rd May 2019. As part of our residential visit we went to the Tree Top Trek at Brockhole, Lake Windermere. Many students, and staff, really challenged their fears and completed the course, which ends with a very exciting zip-wire.
We also went to the World of Illusion at Keswick....it was very strange to witness how illusions are made.
We went canoeing on Lake Ullswater, played games on the lake and on shore as well as exploring a nearby river… loads of fun.
Our pupils enjoying the mountains, paths and waterfalls around the shore of Ullswater.
April 2019 - Aegir Scouts worked together to pitch tents. They also learnt how to use a flint and steel to light a fire and then toast marshmallows.
A very busy Food Technology lesson for Year 11s.
As part of their Geography studies, Year 11 students visited key locations that demonstrated features of the Lincoln flood plain.
As part of their History studies, Year 11 students had a fantastic day out at the Royal Armouries, Leeds. They finished the day with a cross-bow competition.
Year 11 students serving customers and preparing for ‘service’ at the Gainsborough Uphill Community Centre Community Café.
Year 11 students actively involved with the Construction Day event at the Lincolnshire Showground.
Another fantastic night at the Spring Dance on Thursday 4th April 2019! Thank you to all involved for your continued support, over £300 raised towards school funds!
9LH enjoyed a visit to Lincolnshire Aviation Heritage Centre on Thursday 4th April 2019 as part of their learning about World War II.
A huge 'Thank You' to the staff at Noble Foods who have donated an Easter Egg for every student in the school.
We are looking forward to our Spring Disco on Thursday 4th March 2019 from 6pm until 8pm. Tickets are £2 per person. Raffle tickets can be purchased beforehand from reception at £1 a strip as well as tickets being available on the night. As you can see we have lots of fantastic prizes again! Preparations are already taking place!
Students enjoyed dressing up as their favourite film characters and heroes as part of Autism Awareness Day on Tuesday 2nd April 2019. The theme this year is “We are all different, we are all the same.”
We looked forward to our Easter Fayre on Friday 29th March 2019; we were busy setting up the stalls after creating and making a range of items to sell.
Aegir Football Team played fantastically against Wildslodge School from Stamford on Thursday 28th March 2019. Excellent display of teamwork and our school values! Aegir won the match 3-0. Well done team!
Scouts from 4th Gainsborough, 1st Mayflower Academy enjoyed their first meeting on Monday 25th March 2019. They learnt about the values of Scouts and particularly enjoyed toasting marshmallows and making s’mores.
We had a visit on Tuesday 19th March 2019 from Andrew's Hedgehog Hospital. A gentleman called Frank came in and gave some of the sixth form a talk about the work they do at the hospital, he brought along one of the rescue hedgehogs for the students to see and some of them got a chance to handle it.
Students in Key Stages 3 and 4 enjoyed investigating a mystery during World Book Day, Thursday 7th March 2019. They worked brilliantly together to find out who the culprit was!
The Aegir hall all ready for staff and students to celebrate as a whole school at Christmas Dinner, Wednesday 12th December 2018.