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Springboard Future Chef Competition – Autumn Term 2015

Flavours from around the world made for a mouth-watering heat of the Springboard Future Chef competition at Hasland Hall.

Eight Year 9 students cooked up a restaurant quality menu, with main courses representing the cuisines of China, the Asian sub-continent, Italy, Croatia and Britain. Coached by Food Technology teacher Mrs Stott, the group had the judges – Mrs Stott, Mr Mann (Subject Leader for Design) and Mr Davey (Assistant Headteacher) – in a bit of a pickle as they tried to separate eight excellent dishes.

The chefs’ signature dishes were marked on their workmanship, creativity, balance and composition, taste and flavour, with only a couple of marks separating all competitors in the end. Home-made bread and pasta and beautifully presented rice, noodles and couscous were features of the menus. “It was so difficult to choose any two winners,” said Mrs Stott.

The two successful chefs making it through to the local competition were Gloria and Eloise. “Gloria’s Prawn Risotto was better than the perfectly tasty one my wife had in a lovely restaurant in Venice over half-term,” said Mr Mann. Eloise presented a delicious Hunter’s Chicken, with home-made spicy sauce.

The next stage of the competition took place at the Burton and South Derbyshire College. Gloria was the successful chef, winning a Jamie Oliver cookbook and personalised chef’s jacket, and will now go forward to compete at the Regional competition in Loughborough in February. In the meantime, Gloria will be mentored by Steve Fletcher, the chef at Derby County Football Club, who will assist Gloria in improving and presenting her dish.

Mr Davey
Assistant Headteacher

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The recruitment packs are available to view on Derbyshire County Council’s website. The closing date is Sunday 6 May 2018.

Year 8 Parents Evening

Year 8 Parents’ Evening  provides parents with a valuable opportunity to speak to teachers about their son/daughter’s progress. We would therefore, ask that all parents attend. Students will be booking appointment times for their parents between 4.15 and 7pm. If for particular reasons you are unable to attend, please contact the school to arrange an alternative time.

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A Community Choir meets every Tuesday from 7.00pm to 8.30pm in the Music block at the school. The aim is to bring together people from the community who would like to share the enjoyment of singing together.

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Wednesday 25 April
Year 8 Parents Evening

Monday 7 May
School closed for May Day

Monday 14 May
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