Smithdon’s New Head Announced

Smithdon’s New Head Announced

Amanda Gibbins is the new head of Smithdon High School in Hunstanton and one of her first priorities is to rebuild links with the local community and businesses post-pandemic. She said: “I am excited to be taking on my new role and all that comes with it. I feel...
West Norfolk Students Give Easter Gift

West Norfolk Students Give Easter Gift

Over 100 Easter eggs have been donated to a West Norfolk food bank by local students. The pupils at Smithdon High School in Hunstanton decided they wanted to help people who were less fortunate and donated the eggs to the St Edmund’s Church food bank. “We have...
West Norfolk Celebration Of Books

West Norfolk Celebration Of Books

A festival and new award have helped mark World Book Day at a West Norfolk school Author visits, poetry sessions, and writing competitions made up the very first week of literary events at Smithdon High in Hunstanton to mark the annual event. Teachers also dressed up...
Food Bank Boost From Smithdon High

Food Bank Boost From Smithdon High

Students at a West Norfolk school have collected a record-breaking amount of items for a food bank. The pupils at Smithdon High School in Hunstanton will hand over all the good they have gathered to the Trussell Trust-supported facility. They also beat a previous...
West Norfolk Students Create ‘Green’ Christmas

West Norfolk Students Create ‘Green’ Christmas

West Norfolk students have been dreaming of a ‘Green Christmas’ by making a tree out of recycled materials. The environmentally friendly festive decoration was created by Year 7 students using chicken wire, cardboard, old school postcards, string and wool at Smithdon...