Former student caring for her local community

A former Hartlepool Sixth Form student has joined the army of key workers in the fight against COVID-19.  Annie Hamilton, who studied A-Levels in English and sociology, is working as a care assistant over the summer to help the elderly and vulnerable.  In the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, the teenager wanted to step up for her local community and is giving up her spare time to wash clothes and bedding, collect medical supplies and … Continued

Hartlepool sixth form students attend Gothic Conference

English Literature students from Hartlepool Sixth Form were given a taste of university life during a recent Gothic Conference. The Year 12 and 13 A-Level students took part in a day of seminars and lectures led by Gothic specialists at the University of Sunderland which gave them a different insight into the genre and texts … Continued

English student develops skills for a career in journalism

Hartlepool Sixth Form student Jess Sharkey is building up her journalism portfolio by contributing to Sixth Form student bulletins. Jess, who studies A-Level English Language, Literature and Sociology, is now making monthly contributions to the student bulletins. Jess is looking to start her career in journalism now by building up a portfolio of work. Additionally, … Continued