In February 1969 Minsthorpe Community College was officially opened by HRH Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh.
To celebrate this 50 year anniversary we are hosting a series of special events involving students, parents, staff and the community.
English: Minsthorpe Shakespeariance (A Mid-summer Nights’ Dream)
D&T and Creative: 50 Years Celebration Event (Photography Work, Choir, Drama, Pianist, Hospitality & Catering Providing Retro Refreshments)
Science: 50 Years of Scientific Discovery during British Science Week
Maths: NSPCC Number Day
PE: Aerial Photo of Students on Sports Day
Minsthorpe Access Point: National Careers Week (Minsthorpe Students and their Careers)
CDM: ICT over 50 years
SMSC and Parent Voice: Memories of Minsthorpe
SocVoc: Medical Changes over 50 Years
MFL: Bon Anniversaire Minsthorpe
History: Time Capsule
Year 6: Minsthorpe Investigates
College has set up a Facebook page and invite the community to share memories of their time at Minsthorpe. There will also be a pin board and cards in College Reception and at Parents’ Evenings to enable messages to be written and shared.
Student assemblies will celebrate the 50 year theme and all students and staff will receive a commemorative pen.
Happy 50th Birthday Minsthorpe!