School News

School News (3rd July 2017)
Posted Jun 29, 2017

SPORTS CEREMONIES   The school’s Sports Awards ceremony was held recently for both the Junior and Senior Schools. Congratulations to all recipients.   Football Junior Football Player of the Year – Zak ...


School News (26th June 2017)
Posted Jun 29, 2017

PRIZE WINNERS 2017 2017 CHEMISTRY INTERNATIONAL OLYMPIAD CERTIFICATES OF PARTICIPATION SUNNY ZHAO MARCELA RAMOS BONITA BOTING VINCENT CHAN DELAND WONG CERTIFICATE AWARDS BRONZE – JAMES YOU ...


School News (19th June 2017)
Posted Jun 29, 2017

PRIZE GIVING The school’s Prize Giving ceremony was held recently for both the Junior and Senior Schools. English – Ashleigh Green & Evie Boon English Literature – Sarthak Narang Mathematics – Matthew Choy ...


School News (12th June 2017)
Posted Jun 29, 2017

LIME HOUSE SCHOOL - NEW HEADTEACHER We are delighted to announce the appointment of Mary Robertson-Barnett as the new Headteacher of Lime House School with effect from 1 September 2017, succeeding Mr Nigel Rice who has held the position since ...


School News (22nd March 2017)
Posted Mar 22, 2017

English Literature trip to the Bronte Parsonage Museum Haworth, Keighley, North Yorkshire   The A Level English literature group are studying the novel “Jane Eyre” by Charlotte Bronte. It was decided that in order to ...


School News (14th March 2017)
Posted Mar 22, 2017

Carlisle and District Music and Drama Festival Lime House school has achieved success again in the Carlisle Music and Drama Festival. This year for the drama we entered fourteen pupils, some entered more than one class, and two entered three ...


School News (6th February 2017)
Posted Feb 6, 2017

Duke of Edinburgh Award Scheme  24 students are taking part in DofE this year and are currently in the middle of their training for the upcoming expeditions for the Bronze award. Every Monday evening, students have been learning ...


School News (6th December 2016)
Posted Dec 6, 2016

CAROL SERVICE The school's annual Carol service took place at St.Michael's Church, Dalston on Friday 2nd December. The headmaster, Mr N Rice, welcomed parents to the service and thanked St Michael's P.C.C. for their help and support. Traditional ...


School News (22nd November 2016)
Posted Nov 29, 2016

ICT All of the Year 10 ICT group have been demonstrating their business acumen and team working skills by taking part in the Coca Cola Real Business Challenge. They were formed into groups where they had to think of a company name, with the ...


School News (15th November 2016)
Posted Nov 29, 2016

ENGLISH  At the start of Michaelmas term all years revisited poetic techniques and devices in order to prepare a new display for the English classrooms. As it was National Poetry Day on 6 th October we decided to focus on this ...


School News (8th November 2016)
Posted Nov 29, 2016

JUNIOR SCHOOL The Junior children's science focus this term is upon Animal and Plant Life. To reinforce and extend their work we recently visited the Lakeland Bird of Prey Centre near Penrith. This enabled the children to see at first hand how ...


School News (1st November 2016)
Posted Nov 1, 2016

Mathematics The new year at Limehouse has kicked off in style in the Maths department. We have a large new intake of intelligent young people, many of whom have chosen to do Maths and a sufficiently large number of them also choosing to do ...


School News (13th September 2016)
Posted Sep 13, 2016

SATURDAY MORNING EXAMINATIONS The first session of Saturday morning examinations began on September 10 th . All pupils in Years 10 and above will be given past GCSE, AS and A2 papers as part of their preparation for national examinations at the ...


SCHOOL NEWS
Posted Jul 11, 2016

The next school news article will appear in the week commencing Monday 5th September 2016. Enjoy the Summer holiday.


Final School News Article 2015 - 2016 Academic Year (1st July 2016)
Posted Jul 3, 2016

SPORTS CEREMONIES   The school’s Sports Awards ceremony was held recently for both the Junior and Senior Schools. Congratulations to all recipients.  Football Primary Football Player of the Year - Bruno Studholme ...


School News (30th June 2016)
Posted Jul 2, 2016

PRIZE GIVING The school’s Prize Giving ceremony was held recently for both the Junior and Senior Schools. A variety of awards were made as well as positions of responsibility announced for next year. English – Amy Brennan & ...


School News (19th April 2016)
Posted Apr 24, 2016

Saturday Morning Examinations The first session of Saturday morning examinations begins on April 23rd. All pupils in Years 10 and above will be given past GCSE, AS and A2 papers as part of their preparation for national examinations at the end ...


School News (20th March 2016)
Posted Mar 18, 2016

Music   The music department has had a busy Spring Term. The Year 9's have been studying comtemporary music and working on group performances of Mike Oldfield's Tubular Bells and 'Stand by me'. The Year 7's and 8's have been studying the ...


School News (14th March 2016)
Posted Mar 14, 2016

Carlisle Speech and Drama Festival This year Lime House School was able to enter eleven pupils from years 2 to 12, into the Carlisle Speech and Drama Festival. Neave Linton (Year 2) was our youngest competitor; she recited “Measles in the ...


School News (14th March 2016)
Posted Mar 14, 2016

Carlisle Speech and Drama Festival This year Lime House School was able to enter eleven pupils from years 2 to 12, into the Carlisle Speech and Drama Festival. Neave Linton (Year 2) was our youngest competitor; she recited “Measles in the ...


School News (14th March 2016)
Posted Mar 14, 2016

Carlisle Speech and Drama Festival This year Lime House School was able to enter eleven pupils from years 2 to 12, into the Carlisle Speech and Drama Festival. Neave Linton (Year 2) was our youngest competitor; she recited “Measles in the ...


School News (1st March 2016)
Posted Feb 25, 2016

Duke of Edinburgh Award  13 Duke of Edinburgh students took part in a 2 hour First Aid session prior to the half term break. The students learnt a wide set of new skills in preparation for their practice and qualifying expeditions next term. ...


School News (16th February 2016)
Posted Feb 11, 2016

Further Mathematics Competition News Earlier in the year our students took part in a national individual competition organised by the United  Kingdom Maths Trust; in this competition, the very best students are awarded a gold certificate and ...


School News (8th February 2016)
Posted Feb 8, 2016

Limehouse  School’s Mathematics team competed in the National Finals of  the UKMT Maths Competition last week in London in the Lindley Hall of the Royal Horticultural College. The team of four students Tatiana and Michael from year 13 and Betty ...


School News (19th January 2016)
Posted Jan 19, 2016

ENGLISH Year 7 and 8 have gone back to basics this term. We have revisited Word Classes and have learned how to identify nouns, pronouns and adjectives in a text. A picture stimulus was used to evoke as many adjectives that could be used to ...


School News (12th January 2016)
Posted Jan 13, 2016

SATURDAY MORNING EXAMINATIONS The first session of Saturday morning examinations begins on January 16 th 2016. All pupils in Years 10 and above will be given past GCSE, AS and A2 papers as part of their preparation for national examinations at ...


School News (14th December 2015)
Posted Jan 11, 2016

CAROL SERVICE The school's annual Carol service took place at St.Michael's Church, Dalston on Wednesday 2nd December. The headmaster, Mr N Rice, welcomed parents to the service and thanked St Michael's P.C.C. for their help and support. The Rev. ...


School News (7th December 2015)
Posted Dec 7, 2015

Mathematics  Lime House School is fairly buzzing around the Mathematics department.  We enjoyed some tremendous results in the United Kingdom Mathematics Challenge, every student who entered had a certificated result. One bronze for a student ...


School News (23rd November 2015)
Posted Nov 24, 2015

Anti-Bullying Week In response to national Anti-Bullying week, three assemblies were held to encourage our children to focus upon the issue. The assemblies highlighted what bullying actually is and how it can happen in a wide variety of ...


School News (6th November 2015)
Posted Nov 11, 2015

Duke of Edinburgh Award Scheme 12 students from Year 10 and Year 11 are deep into their preparation for their Practice Expeditions in March. Every Tuesday the DofE team gather together, update their booklets and on-line EDofE accounts and gain a ...


School News (23rd October 2015)
Posted Nov 11, 2015

Home Economics  The Year 5&6 students have been enjoying cooking in the Food Room for an hour on an Wednesday morning. They have settled into working safely and have made a variety of dishes. They have made good use of our seasonal apples ...


School News (16th October 2015)
Posted Oct 12, 2015

Chemistry Lime House School has signed up to the Royal Society of Chemistry Learn Chemistry Partnership. This will enable the department to access tools and resources to enliven and enrich Chemistry lessons. In past years we have signed sixth ...


School News (7th October 2015)
Posted Oct 7, 2015

ENGLISH All year groups have been creating their own poems for a new classroom display in time for National Poetry Day on 8 th October. This year’s theme is “Light”. A number of poems were studied about the theme of light, including “Summer ...


School News (23rd September 2015)
Posted Sep 22, 2015

PE and Games News All of the pupils from Year 3 to Year 13 are currently aiming to improve their general fitness levels and Football skills. Pupils are looking into basic technique in Football with an aim to progress into small sided conditioned ...


School News (16th September 2015)
Posted Sep 22, 2015

SATURDAY MORNING EXAMINATIONS The first session of Saturday morning examinations began on September 12 th . All pupils in Years 10 and above will be given past GCSE, AS and A2 papers as part of their preparation for national examinations at the ...


School News (27th April 2015)
Posted Apr 30, 2015

Navigation Day On Thursday 23 rd April Duke of Edinburgh Award students spent the full day learning and improving their navigation skills. The 18 students started with a classroom session, reading through the route cards and looking at local ...


School News (23rd March 2015)
Posted Mar 24, 2015

Infants   The infants delivered their class assembly last week.  They began by talking about our five senses, and what we need to be able to use them all. This led them to introduce the work we have been doing in History based on famous people ...


School News (16th March 2015)
Posted Mar 16, 2015

Carlisle Speech and Drama Festival This year Lime House School was able to enter thirteen pupils from years 7 to 13, into the Carlisle Speech and Drama Festival. Hamish Holt (Year 7) and Drew Rumney (Year 7) entered class 115, a duologue, and ...


School News (9th March 2015)
Posted Mar 13, 2015

Basketball  The basketball evening activity takes place on Tuesday evenings. A number of children have been turning up and participating within the activity. As the weeks have progressed the activity has also changed due to the increase in skill ...


School News (2nd March 2015)
Posted Mar 4, 2015

Physics News This half term we will be very busy completing our practical GCSE and GCE A level ISA examinations.Year 10 are working on an ISA about the effect of temperature on elasticity, using squash balls. Year 11 are conducting an ISA about ...


School News (23rd February 2015)
Posted Feb 25, 2015

G5 University Offers Congratulations to eleven students in Year 13 at Lime House School who have been offered places at the G5 group Universities commencing in October 2015. The G5 is a grouping of five English  public   research universities ...


School News (9th February 2015)
Posted Feb 22, 2015

School News The students at Lime House School took part in the UK Bebras Computational Thinking Challenge recently. The competition is aimed at raising awareness of computer science in a fun and rewarding way by getting the students to solve ...


School News (2nd February 2015)
Posted Feb 22, 2015

Infants  This has been a busy start to the Lent term for the infants, with a variety of learning taking place.  In Geography, our topic 'Rocks and Soils' has lent itself to some interesting fieldwork around the school grounds, when we went out ...


School News (26th January 2015)
Posted Jan 29, 2015

Design Technology Department. Year 8 have been practising different types of woodworking joints. They have used Butt joints, Lap joints, halving joints and 45 degree mitre joints in their projects. They have made boxes with lift off lids, small ...


School News (19th January 2015)
Posted Jan 29, 2015

JUNIORS We have been focussing upon developing children's speaking and listening skills and strengthening their self-confidence by encouraging them, at every opportunity to contribute to and participate in speaking openly to peers and older ...


School News (12th January 2015)
Posted Jan 29, 2015

SATURDAY MORNING EXAMINATIONS   The first session of Saturday morning examinations begins on January 17th. All pupils in Years 10 and above will be given past GCSE, AS and A2 papers as part of their preparation for national examinations ...