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Trips & Expeditions

Students at Crompton House School are given many opportunities for local, wider UK and Overseas trips and expeditions. Some are related to coursework study, some are sport related and others are for fun!

Crompton House Trips 2015 / 2016

Details about the following trips are shown at the end.

Ski Trip (Yr 7 -13, February ½ Term)

Disney Paris (Yr 8 – 11, Easter holiday)

Boys Holland Football (Yr 7 – 10, Easter Holiday)

Girls Holland Football (Yr 7 – 10) Summer ½ Term)

Taize (Yr 10, 11 July)

Nepal (Yr 11, 12, 13 July, August 2016)

New York (Yr 11, 12) July 2016

 

Music Trips:

As well as concerts, evensongs, and competitions, there will also be trips to concerts for Music exam classes as appropriate throughout the year.

 

English Trips:

It is hoped to give each year group an opportunity to see a play at an external venue.

 

Drama Trips:

There will be trips to plays for Drama and Theatre exam classes as appropriate throughout the year.

 

The cost of the Music, English and Drama trips above should be less than £20, depending on the play and the venue.

 

Trips for Each Year

Year 7

Trip Organiser Duration Date (Approx) Cost (Approx)
Oldham Pantomime English ½ D Nov/Dec 2015 £16
Halle at Manchester Music ½ D Jan/Feb 2016  
Old Trafford Cricket PE 1D June/July 2016 £10
Daisy Nook Geography 1D June 2016 £12
Hindu Temple RS ½ D June / July 2016  

 

Year 8

Trip Organiser Duration Date (Approx) Cost (Approx)
Castleton Geography 1D Oct 2015 £17
Old Trafford Cricket PE 1D June/July 2016 £10
Mosque RS ½ D June / July 2016  

 

Year 9

Trip Organiser Duration Date (Approx) Cost (Approx)
Manchester Trip Food BTec 1D Oct 2015 £15
Tate Liverpool Art 1D Sept 2015  
Spain MFL 4D, 3N Oct 15-18 £470
M’er Christmas Market Food 1D Dec 2015 £10
People’s History Museum Sociology 1D Jan/Feb 2016 £15
Mus. of Science Industry Applied Art ½ D Jan 2016  
Italy Food 5D,4N Feb 2016 £650-£720
Lancashire Cricket PE 1D June/July 2016 £10
Music Conference Music 1D June/July 2016  
Blackpool Geography 1D June 2016 £17
Watersports, SouthFrance Mr Douglas 8D, 7N August 2016 £600
D of E Bronze Mr Hardman Various   £150

Year 10

Trip Organiser Duration Date (Approx) Cost (Approx)
Manchester Trip Food BTec 1D Oct 2015 £15
M’er or L’pool Gallery Applied Art 1D Oct 2015  
Blencathra Biology 3D, 2N Oct 12-14 £215
Spain MFL 4D, 3N Oct 15-18 £470
Madrid Art 4D, 3N Oct 23-26 £500
France MFL 4 D, 3N Oct 21-24? £450
Hospital Health & Soc. Care 1D Jan 2016 £7
People’s Hist. Mus. Sociology 1D Jan/Feb 2016 £15
Italy Food 5D,4N Feb 2016 £650-£720
Music Conference Music 1D June/July 2016  
Berlin MFL 5D, 4N June/July 2016 £500
York Sculpture Park Art 1D June/July 2016  
Swanage Field Trip Geography 4D, 3N July 2016 £235
D of E Silver Mr Wroe Various   £200

 

Year 11

Trip Organiser Duration Date (Approx) Cost (Approx)
Oxford University Mr Douglas 1D Oct 2015 £20
Quarry Bank Mill History 1D 22, 23 Sept 2015 ?
Media City Art Multi-Media 1D Oct 2015 ?
Spain MFL 4D, 3N 15-18 Oct 2015 £470
France MFL 4 D, 3N 21-24?Oct 2015 £450
Oldham Magistrates Sociology 1 D Nov 2015 £6
Italy Food 5D,4N Feb 2016 £650-£720
Iceland Geography 5D,4N Feb ½ Term £800

 

Year 12

Trip Organiser Duration Date (Approx) Cost (Approx)
Westminster Gov. & Politics 1D Oct 2015 £30
Magistrates Court Law 1D Oct 2015 £8
North Wales Geography 3D, 2N Oct 2015 £130
Spain MFL 4D, 3N 15-18 Oct 2015 £470
Chester Zoo Psychology 1D Jan 2016 £30
Cern Physics 3D, 2N Jan 2016 £400
Sweden Mr Banks 8D, 7N Jan/Feb 2016 £350
Crown Court Law 1D Jan/Feb 2016 £8
Haydock – Oxbridge Mr Douglas 1D March 2016  
UCAS Sixth Form 1D June 2016 £10
Crown Court Sociology 1D June 2016 £8
D of E Gold Mrs Franklin Various   £250

 

 Year 13

Trip Organiser Duration Date (Approx) Cost (Approx)
France MFL 4D, 3N 21-24?Oct 2015 £450
Law Courts, London Law 2D, 1N Oct 2015 £300
Globe Theatre, London Drama 2D, 1N Oct 2015  
Spain MFL 4D, 3N 15-18 Oct 2015 £470
London Law & Social Sciences 3D, 2N 2-4 Nov 2015 £300
Malham Tarn Biology 3D, 2N 16–18 Nov 2015 £250
Real Life Conference Psychology 1D Nov 2015 £25
Manchester Geography 1D Nov 2015 £12
Prison Sociology 1D Dec 2015 £8
Cern Physics 3D, 2N Jan 2016 £400
Saddleworth Geography 1D Feb 2016 £12

 

Other trips

Trip Organiser Duration Date (Approx) Cost (Approx)
Ski Trip Yr 7 – 13 PE 8D, 7N February ½ Term £900
Disney Paris Yr 8-11 Mrs Harrison 5D,4N Easter Holiday £500
Boys Holland Football Yr 7-10 PE 4D, 3N Easter Holiday £300
Girls Holland Football Yr 7-10 PE 4D, 3N Summer ½ Term £300
Taize Yr 10, 11 Miss Skelton 8D. 7N July 2016 £235
Nepal Yr 11 – 13 Mr Banks 21D, 20N July/August 2016 £3100
New York 11, 12 Mrs Milnes 6D, 5N 10-15 July 2106 £1400

 

 

 

A selection of some of the annual UK based and overseas trips and expeditions undertaken by students at Crompton House School.