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The Votes Are In!

After a creative week of campaigning, pupils and staff cast their votes today for members to form our Student Council. We were delighted by the number of pupils who embraced the democratic spirit of Southmoor with great enthusiasm. We are proud to announce the students who have...
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Bring Us Your Books

Bring in your old books and drop off at Main Reception so they can be used in school. We are in need of second hand books that we can use so please raid your bookshelves and drop off any donations to Main Reception!
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Love for Languages

We recently saw the second European Week of Languages at Southmoor. Each day MFL teachers delivered assemblies outlining the importance and relevance in learning a language.  All teachers were encouraged to speak in a foreign language to their classes and there was a...
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Big School Beckons for Barnes Year 6

We welcomed Year 6 pupils from Barnes Junior School for a taster day. They were given the opportunity to chat with Year 7 and 8 pupils to find out about life as a pupil at Southmoor. They also enjoyed a range of lessons in English, Art and History then after enjoying lunch,...
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Sweet Success

The bake-off came to Southmoor where head students Brooke and Tom hosted a MacMillan Coffee Morning in the Sixth Form Café in aid of Cancer Research. Our sweet-toothed staff and students managed to raise nearly £200 for this fantastic charity whilst enjoying a selection...
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Looking at Life Skills

We were delighted to welcome representatives from the Transformation Trust and Barclays to deliver important ‘LifeSkills’ sessions to Year 7, Year 9 and selected Year 12 students. The sessions looked at the value of money, online safety and 21st century skills. Students...
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Why Queue?

Year 7 students attended a special interactive theatre-style presentation delivered by a visiting group called “The Riot Act”.  The presentation encouraged students to think carefully about safe and sustainable travel options and raised awareness of the range of benefits for...
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Meet The Addams Family

With casting for our 2019 school production of musical comedy ‘The Addams Family’ now complete, rehearsals are well underway in the Performing Arts Department.  The cast and crew are meeting twice a week after school, as well as over lunchtimes, to hone their performances,...
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Falcons Fly In

Our rugby club is back with coaches from Newcastle Falcons offering professional guidance to students from all year groups.  This is an excellent chance for students to test their rugby skills, learn the rules and receive personal training. Training takes place...
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Durham University Coaches Put Pupils Through Their Paces

We have started a new football training partnership with Durham University whose professional coaches are working with us to train our young football hopefuls. Students jumped at the chance to receive professional guidance with over a hundred taking part in the first training...
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