As part of our ongoing enrichment activities, the Business department organised a competition for Y10 engineering and business students. The competition was based around a Dragons Den style panel where students designed a product and pitched it to a panel of industry experts and staff on the features of the product and how it could be marketed to the target audience.
Students worked in pairs and gave presentations to the panel of judges who were amazed at the creativeness of our students and the quality of their presentations. There were prizes for the top 3 teams (congratulations to Jake and Charlie, Kashif and Isam and Amy and Shaker).
As a reward for their efforts (as students had to prepare for this outside of lesson time), all of the students who participated were taken to Prodrive in Banbury for a tour of their operations. Prodrive design and build racing cars for Aston Martin along with lots of other projects for high profile companies. We were very lucky to be allowed access as we got to see the actual racing cars that were used in the Le Mans 2018 24 hour race which had come back from France that morning. Students also got to see other racing cars and the teams in action creating new products for clients.
- Y10 Girls in Physics trip
Some lucky NUAST students attended a day hosted by The University of Nottingham. (Science - 13/07/2018)
- Nuast welcomes year 7 for their transition day
120 Year 7 students from across the city of Nottingham came to NUAST. (Whole School - 05/07/2018)
- Mathematics puzzle of the week
Share your solution with your maths teachers (Mathematics - 02/07/2018)
- Prodrive Visit
After taking part in a dragons den style competition students visit Prodrive. (Year 10 - 27/06/2018)
- Geography field trip
Year 10 students visit the Peak District (Whole School - 27/06/2018)
- Year 10 career interviews
NUAST are the pilot school for the Midland Masonic Education Partnership (Year 10 - 21/06/2018)
- NUAST Student enters Nottingham Creative Awards
Congratulations Bethan-Jaye! (Whole School - 21/06/2018)
- Rocket trip at Kimberly school
The trip was organised by the University of Nottingham and the Ogdon trust. (Science - 21/06/2018)
- REMINDER- INSET day Monday 25th June
School is closed (Whole School - 20/06/2018)
- Rolls Royce Girls in Engineering Event
With UK Gender Diversity network (Year 12 - 20/06/2018)