A selection of students completed their first of three Cornish Cookery classes. Students were very engaged and completed a huge task list. There helped make some kitchen rules, learnt about lots of different catering equipment and their uses They learnt how to use an oven safely and correctly and finally they all made Cornish Fairings. The smell wafting from the food room were wonderful! Luke Robinson said ‘I loved it Miss and can’t wait for our next lesson’. Fridays lesson >>
Today in our food Technology kitchens we welcomed Year 5 and 6 students from Mousehole Primary School who worked with Ms Madge to make French Bread Pizza’s, they made a number of different types including Margherita, Pepperoni and Hawaiian. All the pizza’s look great and more importantly passed the “taste test”. Well done everybody! Click on an image below to see the gallery.
Congratulations to Jamelia Powell who has just returned from the South West Road Time Trial Council GHS 10 Mile Time Trial Championship. Despite the fact that she has only been cycling for 5 weeks, she has already won 3 events and finished this competition in third place. These results have already established Jamelia firmly in the top 40 of the national rankings and we look forward to watching her progress up the table as she competes in more races.
Report By Mr Fish On Sat 15th and Sun 16th 10 pupils from Mounts Bay completed their assessed expedition. The pupils had to walk, navigate, cook and camp as a team with only remote supervision from the adults. They followed a route from Cape Cornwall to Porthgwarra, stopping for the night at Trevedra campsite at Gwenvor. Also as part of their expedition they had to complete a project: both teams chose to produce a photographic diary of the scenery and >>
Report By Mr Eddy Over 30 pupils attended Mounts Bay for the Volleyball School Games qualification event. The event saw Year 7 – 11 Boys and Girls compete from Mounts Bay, Humphry Davy and St Ives. The competition took place inside the Dome due to the wind conditions outside. Michael Jenkin the Cornwall Academy Volleyball coach lead a 30 minute skill based session which was followed by a round robin competition. There were three indoor courts for the various ages >>
It hardly seems like yesterday when we were setting up the Festival Stage for the first day of our Arts Festival. Today was the fifth and final day of our festival and the stage saw a return of just some of the performers that we have enjoyed throughout the week, including: Nina Micchiche Emily Bradley Leah Nat Dwelly Ethan Ford Lola, Shauna, Charlotte, Rosie and Beth Shania and Molly Saffie Harry and Rosie Roberts Georgia and Theo MB Jazz Band >>
Renae Caddy and Shannon O’Connell have just competed at the South West Regional Age Group Competition. Shannon qualified for two events this year 100 backstroke and 100 breaststroke, she produced a new personal best backstroke time and it was her 4th year of qualification. Renae is the South West Regional age group champion (12 years). She has held her title now for 3 years. Renae won gold in 100, 200, 400 and 800 free, she also won medals in all >>