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Half term football camps at Tapton School

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Half term football camps at Tapton School

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Tapton named top comprehensive school by The Sunday Times

Crosspool’s Tapton School has been named comprehensive of the year in The Sunday Times Parent Power guide, which is out this weekend. The Sheffield Star says: It was chosen after rising in national rankings by more than 60 places this … Continue reading

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Tapton students celebrate A Level success

Students from Tapton school in Crosspool celebrated their A Level results yesterday. There were 236 candidates with 658 A Level entries between them. 30% of entries were graded A and A*. The Star newspaper reports on some of the successful … Continue reading

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FunMeFit charity fun day on 16 September at Hallam FC

A Crosspool-based fitness initiative will be holding a free, charity health and fun day on Sunday 16 September from 12-4pm at Hallam football club on Sandygate Road. The event is being held to promote healthy living in the community and … Continue reading

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Tapton student given special cross country award

A Tapton student, James Gray of Crosspool, has been awarded a special award from the Sheffield Federation of School Sports for his outstanding contribution to schools cross country running over the last seven years. Eighteen year old James, who represented … Continue reading

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Tapton academy plans postponed

Controversial plans to change the status of Tapton secondary school in Crosspool to an academy have been put on hold due to legal issues raised by the school’s owner. Private finance initiative company Interserve and its funders Lloyds Banking Group … Continue reading

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Crosspool student is one of Sheffield’s best

As Crosspool sixth formers celebrated their A Level results this week, one Tapton school student found out that he’d scooped seven A* grades. George Lee achieved the top grade in French, Spanish, general studies, maths, further maths, critical thinking and … Continue reading

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Tapton governers vote for academy change

Tapton secondary school in Crosspool will break away from the council to become an academy on 1 August. In the final vote, sixteen governors voted in for the move, one abstained and two more were unable to attend. Tapton will … Continue reading

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Meeting called to discuss Tapton academy plans

A public meeting will take place at 6.30pm on Tuesday 21 June at Tapton school to discuss plans to turn the school into an academy. Teachers at Tapton are against the move, fearing that becoming an academy will not raise … Continue reading

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