Class News

News and stories from across the school

Voting – Are you in or are you out?

KS4 watched a video on Newsround about the European Union. Following on from the video students carried out a short survey for staff and students, asking their opinion on what their choice would be. Would they choose to remain in the EU and vote in, to leave and vote... read more

Class 4 – Safer Internet Day

For Safer Internet Day Class 4 thought about how they use the internet.  Anna, Jacob and Fran all said they use YouTube to watch music videos and cartoons.  Anna also likes to use Google to find out about boy bands and Emily likes to use it to find out about her... read more

We Visited St James Park!

On Thursday 10th December a group of 12 pupils from Dryden were lucky enough to join with some pupils from Percy Hedley School to go on a free tour of St James’ Park. Their tour guide Howard told them everything they wanted to know about Newcastle United while  taking... read more

Karate Gradings – Well Done!!!

On Friday 11th December 9 students took part in Karate Gradings in school as their coaches from Kensho Karate Club thought they were ready to take on the challenge. All students were successful on the day.  One student, Francesca, gained her (first) orange belt; two... read more

Karate Gradings

On Friday 11th December some of our students who benefit from weekly Karate coaching (with coaches from Kensho Karate Club) will be undertaking a Karate Grading, aiming to be awarded their next belt.  We wish them luck for the important event. read more

Football Festival

On Tuesday 1st December, a group of 8 girls from Dryden visited Walker Activity Dome to take part in a GIRLS only Disability football festival organised by Newcastle United Foundation and Northumberland FA.   Some of our girls had previously worked with coaches from... read more

Sports – House Teams

Dryden School House Teams The names of our new House Teams were finally revealed in a special assembly on Monday 30th November – the four teams are named after bridges over the River Tyne: Tyne Bridge Swing Bridge Redheugh Bridge Millennium Bridge. All pupils and... read more

Christmas & New Year Dates

The last day of term for students will be Friday 18th December. Staff will return to school on Monday 4th January 2016, this is a training day and school is closed to students. School will re-open to students on Tuesday 5th January 2016. We hope you all have a lovely... read more
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