Extra Curricular Trips

Trip                Date/Dates Time Leaving & Returning Year Group/Groups Location Cost of Trip Contact Email Address
Yorkshire Wildlife Park Monday 26th September 9am – 3.30pm Year 8 Yorkshire Wildlife Park, Doncaster £ ewarwicker@wickersley.net
Visit to the Yorkshire Wildlife Park including a workshop on how to market and advertise an attraction like the wildlife park, which will form the basis of a project that Y8 students will be completing in Literacy lessons for the rest of the half term.
Twycross Zoo Trip Saturday 8th October 8am-5:30 Y7 run by y13 Twycross Zoo £27 nbrown@wickersley.net
Day vist for year 7 students to Twycross Zoo
Harry Potter World Wednesday 12th October 8:30-8:30 Year 9 Harry Potter World London £45 nbrown@wickersley.net
Day visit to Harry Potter World. Students get an educational taste to the behind the scenes of the filming of Harry Potter, with some chance for them to explore themselves
York Mission Explore Wednesday 19th October 8am-5:00 Year 8 York £14 nbrown@wickersley.net
Students have the opportunity to explore York, using geographical techniques such as finding vikings, and exploring the York walls.
London Trip Thursday 3rd November Full Day Y12 London £50 dskinner@wickersley.net
A visit to collect primary photographs and research for Y12 Photography, Graphics and 3D design. This will provide evidence for specific coursework elements.
Theatre Trip: Little Shop of Horrors Thursday 10th November 12pm – 5pm Y9 Sheffield Lyceum Theatre £37.50  hpartington@wickersley.net
Y9 students have the opportunity to see a live performance of Little Shop of Horrors.
Engineering Extravaganza Thursday 10th November All Day Y9 AMRC Knowledge Transfer Centre, Sheffield Free  imallory@wickersley.net
Y9 Pupils completing a range of challenges set by engineering companies and experts. Gives pupils an insight into the possible career paths into engineering
Warwick University History Enrichment Day Wednesday 16th November 10.30-3pm Years 11, 12 and 13 Warwick £35 njacob@wickersley.net
Students have an opportunity to visit Warwick University for an interactive session on Democracy & Dictatorship in Germany involving renowned experts discussing key themes and exam technique.
Dance Trip Thursday 24th November – Friday 25th November 9:00am – 11:30pm Y10-13 London £221 sking@wickersley.net
Visit to London where students will watch ‘The Lion King’ and ‘Aladdin’. They will then attend workshops at Pineapple Dance Studios with the cast of these two shows before doing some shopping Covent Garden and going to the Winter Wonderland in Hyde Park.
The Knitting and Stitching Show Friday 25th November Full Day Y10, Y12, Y13 Harrogate £19 rwainwright@wickersley.net
A visit to collect research, look at artists exhibitions, see degree show work buy trims and materials and help inform their coursework.
The Clothes Show Live 2016 NEC Birmingham Tuesday 6th December Full Day Y9, Y10, Y12, Y13 Birmingham NEC £35 rwainwright@wickersley.net
A visit to collect research, listen to a seminar on trend forecasting, see high fashion catwalk show and look at degree work buy trims and materials and help inform their coursework.
London Theatre Trip Wednesday 14th – Thursday 15th December 2016 Two Full Days Y12 & Y13 London West End Approx £250 hpartington@wickersley.net
Students will see two West End shows – Matilda and The Curious Incident of the Dog in Night Time. They will undertake two practical workshops and experience a tour of Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre.
Theatre Trip: The Tempest Monday 16th January 2017 All Day Y13 RSC, Stratford-Upon-Avon £38 hpartington@wickersley.net
Y13 students will see a live performance of Shakespeare’s The Tempest, which they will study in preparation for the Unit 4 written exam.
Theatre Trip: Blood Brothers Thursday 26th January 2017 12pm – 5pm Y8 Sheffield Lyceum Theatre £19 hpartington@wickersley.net
Y8 students have the opportunity to see a live performance of Blood Brothers, a play which they will study in lessons.
Buddhist Centre Trip Feb – April Half Term- TBC Time TBC Y12-Y13 Sheffield Buddhist Centre Approx £10 cdalle-fratte@wickersley.net
Visit which will develop knowledge of key Buddhist concepts- karma, samsara, paticcasamuppada and which will allow students to relate to the ideas of Sangha and Buddhism in practice.
New York Business & Economic Trip Thursday 16th – Monday 20th Feb 2017 Leave 2am Thursday, return Monday afternoon Y11, 12, 13 New York City £825 eguest@wickersley.net
3 nights, 5 days visiting the financial district and many other of the city’s attractions.
Geography Year 12 Field work Friday 10th March and Monday 27th March All day potentially back later Year 12 Undecided as of yet Unknown at this time treynolds@wickersley.net
Two essential FieldWork days linked to their AS adn A2 Course
Teen Tech Thursday 16th March 2017 All Day Year 8 Doncaster Racecourse Unknown at this time kweigh@wickersley.net
Y8 event – 10 pupils – rewarded for hard work in D&T – a fun and interactive day with visitors from varipus careers etc.
Belgium Thursday 6th April – Monday 10th April 2017 6.30 AM 15.30 PM Year 9, 10 and 12 Belgium – Ypres £435 kbullock@wickersley.net
Visit to Belgium and France to aid pupils studying GCSE History, focussing on the part played by British and Commonwealth troops in WW1
Theatre Trip: The Curious Incident of the Dog in Night Time Thursday 11th May 2017 12pm – 5pm Y10 Sheffield Lyceum Theatre £19 hpartington@wickersley.net
Y10 students will see a live performance using a range a theatrical techniques which they are encouraged to use in their Unit 1 devised drama work.
Valencia football development trip May half term. Flight dates to be confirmed once the trip has the required numbers to run. Y8-Y9 Valenia £800 ahall@wickersley.net
4 nights in valencia, reciving 5 coaching sessions on all aspects of play. Playing a fixture against a local spanish team of the same age group and a behind scenes tour of the Valencia FC stadium (mestalla)
Wimbledon 7th/8th July 5:30am Friday to 6:30 pm Saturday Y7-10 Wimbledon £170 kgraham@wickersley.net
Full day at Wimbledon on Friday on No. 2 or 3 court, sightseeing in London on the Saturday
Club Correze Watersports Trip Thursday 20th July – Friday 28th July 2017 8 Days, Times TBC Y8 – Y11 Meymac – France Approx £550 lthackery@wickersley.net
A full activity programme consisting of day and evening activities. Activities are of an active nature and include watersports, gorge walking, abseiling, high ropes, swimming, mountain biking, archery and many more.