Name - Daanish Mahmood.

Role - Head Boy.

Favourite subjects - Maths, Science and German.

Highlights of school life - Being a Learning Ambassador and Head Boy

How I spend my free time - With my family, in particular my little siblings. I also like going to the cinema and Nandos!!!! As well as studying, (of course)

My message to others - Don’t be afraid to dream!. Set goals and work towards them. “All our dreams can come true, if we have the courage to pursue them” - Walt Disney

 

Name - Ellie Ridley

Role - Head Girl

Favourite subjects - PE, Dance and RE

Highlights of school life - Being Head Girl, being part of the dance and cheer team, and being Cheer Captain

How I spend my free time - Taking part in Netball, Dance after school, dance team rehearsals, Cheerleading, helping out with other clubs where i can. I spend time with friends and I go to clubs outside of school such as dance.

My message to others - It is never too late to start taking part or to make a good impression of yourself, push yourself out of your comfort zone and always put your best effort forward.

 

Name - Ella Lawler

Role - Head Of House (South America)

Favourite subjects - English, Spanish and Science

Highlights of school life - The Spanish trip to Barcelona and participating in the school’s dance shows

How I spend my free time - In my spare time I go out with friends

My message to others - School goes very quickly, so take every opportunity with both hands and enjoy every minute of it. I also encourage people to get involved with leadership like I have as it enhances your experience of school to develop to college.

 

Name - Casey Scott

Role - Head Of House (South America)

Favourite subjects - RE and History

Highlights of school life - Getting involved in as many trips as I could, they were all amazing! Also being awarded a red tie.

How I spend my free time - Doing things with my friends and listening to music.

My message to others - Enjoy your time as much as you can at Parklands and get involved in anything you think you might like. Try not to let your confidence affect your choices and don't be afraid to get involved!

 

Name - Sam Moore

Role - Head Of House (Africa)

Favourite subjects - Maths and Science

Highlights of school life - Getting my red tie and going on school trips abroad

How I spend my free time - Watching films and talking to my friends on social media

My message to others - Homework is important and should be completed on time to ensure you get the highest grade as possible.

 

Name - Rohan Kumar

Role -  Head Of House (Africa)

Favourite subjects - ICT and History

Highlights of school life - ls gaining my position as a red tie as this has helped me grow as person and gain new skills

How I spend my free time - Playing on my console and hanging out with my friends.

My message to others - Always try hard and never let anyone bring you down.

 

Name - Katy Hempson

Role - Head Of House (Europe)

Favourite subjects - Science, German, History and Maths

Highlights of school life - Various extracurricular sport clubs (e.g cheerleading and netball), helping out at open evenings, and going on reward trips

How I spend my free time - Being with friends, baking and cooking, reading, sports and listening to music. I also love long walks out in the countryside... and shopping!

My message to others - Believe in yourself. Even if you think you can't do it, have a go and push yourself, you'll be amazed at what you can achieve! Remember, "Stars are only visible in darkness"

 

Name - James Fairhurst

Role - Head Of House (Europe)

Favourite subjects - PE, Science, Maths and Geography

Highlights of school life - Getting my red tie. Helping out at Open Evenings, Parents evenings, etc.

How I spend my free time - Sports, both playing and watching rugby and football.

My message to others - Try to stay positive as much as you can, even when it gets stressful (exams!).

 

Name - Madison Verrechia

Role - Head Of House (Australasia)

Favourite subjects - PE, Drama and RE

Highlights of school life - Performing with school at the national cheerleading competition and winning lots of awards.

How I spend my free time - Shopping, spending money I don't have, and hanging out with my friends.

My message to others - Get involved with everything you can, because time goes so fast and you won't get these opportunities again, and be happy! :)

 

Name - Rebecca Weaver

Role - Head Of House (Australasia)

Favourite subjects - History and Catering

Highlights of school life - Getting my red tie, Battlefields and Geman exchange (even though can hardly speak German) meeting new people and growing in confidence

How I spend my free time - Baking , shopping,Photography and hanging out with friends and family

My message to others - Don’t forget to have fun! Keep smiling,laughing and have a great time.

 

Name - Jessica Edwards

Role - Head Of House (Asia)

Favourite subjects -

Highlights of school life -

How I spend my free time -

My message to others -

 

Name - Lewis Reilly

Role - Head Of House (Asia)

Favourite subjects - History and Geography

Highlights of school life - Being appointed head of house for Asia getting a A* in my history course work

How I spend my free time - Most of the time watching movies or on my PlayStation

My message to others - Enjoy your time at school as it sounds like it's going to be a long time but the years go quicker than you think

 

Name-  Thomas Jackson

Role -  Pathway Leader (Teaching and Learning)

Favourite subjects -

Highlights of school life - The STEM challenge at Cardinal Newman college where we won several challenges and had a generally great experience, I also really enjoyed the Battlefields history trip. Seeing Somme and the war through the eyes of the soldiers was unique.

How I spend my free time - I enjoy playing guitar and don't mind a bit of sci-fi in between

My message to others - Ultimately you just need to enjoy yourself and don't pretend to be somebody else.

 

Name - Conan Liptrott

Role - Pathway Leader (Teaching and Learning)

Favourite subjects - Maths, History, and Law

Highlights of school life - Attending the battlefields trip in year 10 was the most climacteric highlight of my school life, it changed my perspective on numerous things.

How I spend my free time - Playing chess, Playing guitar and speedsolving the Rubik's cube

My message to others - Find out what you're good at, work on it, and master it.

 

Name - Emily Borer

Role -  Pathway Leader (Student Support)

Favourite subjects - Maths, Law, Music, and Chemistry.

Highlights of school life - The London Law Trip where I was able to watch a criminal case in the Old Bailey, go on the Jack the Ripper Tour, see Parliament as well as speaking to Lindsay Hoyle, seeing the Royal Courts of Justice, and visiting the Supreme Court.

How I spend my free time - I spend my free time playing piano, reading, enjoying time with my friends, and researching things I find interesting.

My message to others - Spend some time to focus on the things you love. Yes, school is extremely important, but so is your mental well-being. As well as scheduling time to revise and do homework, schedule in time to relax and have fun.

 

Name - Tiana Fear

Role - Pathway Leader (Wider School Life)

Favourite subjects - Product Design and PE

Highlights of school life - Being a pathway leader and also engaging in extra-curricular activities.

How I spend my free time - Spending time with my friends and drawing.

My message to others - Don’t worry about failure, keep going no matter what.

 

Name - Vinny Wardale

Role - Sports Captain

Favourite subjects - PE, RE, Product Design and Dance

Highlights of school life - Becoming Sports Captain and coming 1st in the cheerleading comp.

How I spend my free time - I spend my free time by going to the gym and working on my bike. Also when I've finished all of that I go on my PS4 with my mates.

My message to others - Don't quit at something you haven't completed, it might be hard but it's more rewarding in the end.

 
 

Name - Alex Cheetham

Role - Sports Captain

Favourite subjects - PE, History and RE              

Highlights of school life - Becoming Sports Captain and winning awards at the Sports Dinners.

How I spend my free time - I spend most of my free time competing in sports or training for them, I also enjoy watching T.V. series.

My message to others - Be sure to balance school work with free time, too much of one will bring the other down.

 

Name - Jodie-Lee Moss

Role - Sports Captain

Favourite subjects - Product Design and PE

Highlights of school life - Being Sports Captain and taking part in extra-curricular sport clubs

How I spend my free time - Playing Tennis, going to dance and doing school work.

My message to others -  Don't give up on something you're not good at or struggle with the first time round, as you might surprise yourself when you achieve it

 

Name - Emily Atack

Role - Sports Captain

Favourite subjects - Dance, drama, maths

Highlights of school life - Becoming sports captain and a cheer captain

How I spend my free time - Mostly dancing e.g. dance team, after school clubs and out of school such as ballet, but also cheerleading, singing and doing my extra-curricular activities.

My message to others - Your time at school will go really fast so embrace what you do. Also be confident in your own decisions and don't let others change your mind. ions.