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Nickson house is named after television screenwriter Susan Nickson. A local girl, Nickson was educated in Runcorn’s Grange Comprehensive and is best known for her work on Two Pints of Lager and a Packet of Crisps (also set in Runcorn).
The colour associated with Nickson house is gold, which can be found on the ties of students belonging to the house.
The Nickson House Staff are:
House Leader: Mrs Stitch
House Manager: Mr Daniels
Head Girl: Keerah Watts
House Captains: Abbi Taylor & Ethan Davies Goff
Arts Captains: Megan Wright Smith & David Bailey
Sports Captains: Kaitlin Falconer & Eden Gumbs
The Nickson House Form Tutors are:
Tutor Group 7KRR/JSY: Miss Roper & Miss Smyth
SUBJECTS TAUGHT: Spanish and French
BRIEF HISTORY: I'm originally from Belfast and moved to England last year! I've spent a lot of time living abroad - I went to university in Spain and France and spent a year living in Australia.
FAVOURITE FOOD: Tapas
FAVOURITE SINGER: Michael Bublé
FAVOURITE BOOK: The Twilight Saga
FAVOURITE FILM: The Hunger Games
BEST THING ABOUT YOUR FORM: The excellent behaviour and the fact that we are all new to the school together.
WHAT ARE YOU MOST LOOKING FORWARD TO THIS YEAR: Meeting lots of new teachers and students and bringing some French culture to the school with our new exciting French Club!
Tutor Group 8DCG/KAS: Mr Coring & Miss Arends
SUBJECTS TAUGHT: Maths and Science
BRIEF HISTORY: I used to work in Sheffield
FAVOURITE FOOD: Curry
FAVOURITE BOOK: Twilight
FAVOURITE FILM: Twilight
BEST THING ABOUT YOUR FORM: They are very lively
WHAT ARE YOU MOST LOOKING FORWARD TO THIS YEAR: Working with new students
Tutor Group 9GHL/RSK: Mr Hall & Mr Silcock
Tutor Group 10ANN/LWS: Mrs Noon & Miss Watkins
Tutor Group 11ABD/KHY: Mrs Bedford & Mr Henry
SUBJECTS TAUGHT: English and Media Studies
BRIEF HISTORY: I have taught English for over 10 years. I have also been a Literacy coordinator and Leader of Film/Media
FAVOURITE FOOD: Ackee and saltfish (traditional Jamaican meal)
FAVOURITE GROUP: Shai
FAVOURITE BOOK: The book thief
FAVOURITE FILM: Freedom Writers
BEST THING ABOUT YOUR FORM: The bond and spread of brilliance!
WHAT ARE YOU MOST LOOKING FORWARD TO THIS YEAR: Excellent results from media and English and an exciting year for the thrilling INTO FILM CLUB with FREE cinema trips, film making and much more…Most excited about having an impact here at OBA.
Tutor Group 12JAN: Mrs Ashton
Tutor Group 13JFY: Miss Farrelly