Happy World Book Day 2024 from everyone at Selston High School! This year, our Deputy Head Teacher, English, MFL, DT and Drama department all dressed up for our students to promote a love for reading. A variety of outfits were seen around school site from Bob The Builder to Little Red Riding Hood!

We also had the privilege of a visit from a wonderful authors Nikki Rafferty. Nikki hosted sessions that focused on story writing that were enthusiatically received by our Year 7 students’

Our library was as busy as ever with our librarian suggesting ‘recommended reads’

Our new TTCT competition was also launched: The Ambition Anthology. This is open to all students in The Two Counties Trust and is your opportunity to become a published author. The writing can be any form or genre such as prose, fiction, poetry or non fiction. It must link to the theme of ‘ambition’ and have high standards of spelling, punctuation and grammar, with a maximum of 500 words. The deadline is Friday 12th April and entries are to be sent to Miss Mathers in the library. The Ambition Anthology will be published later this year.

We had a brilliant day at Selston High School celebrating World Book Day and promoting a love for reading.