Plain sailing for Stoneygate pupils!
Year 9-11 pupils from Stoneygate have enjoyed a term of Sailing at Rutland Water. Over the last eight weeks pupils have learned the basics of dinghy sailing and have gained their Stage 1 RYA sailing qualification. This initiative is part of the Stoneygate Training and Enrichment Programme (STEP) for Senior School pupils.
The STEP programme is based on three core areas: Enterprise, where students run and manage their own business; Leadership, where students plan and lead a mountain expedition as well as sailing; and World Perspectives, looking at a variety of global issues from economics and ethics to global events and world leaders. The first Year 11 cohort sit their GCSE exams in Trinity term 2020.'