Projects and collaborations

sponsorship

The Elms Raise money for Comic Relief on Red Nose Day

All the pupils at The Elms, from Nursery-Year 6, were invited to replace items of their school uniform for red items of clothing. The pupils were asked to donate £1 and Year 5 and Year 1 sold ca …

sponsorship

The Elms raise money for GEM FM Cash for kids

The whole of The Elms community donated £1 to wear something Christmassy to school. The pupils also had the opportunity to donate a present for a child to receive within the East Midlands for Ch …

music

The Elms Choir sing at Bennetts and John Lewis

In December The Elms choir visited two departments stores - John Lewis in Nottingham and Bennetts in Derby to share their Christmas songs with the public.  …

volunteering

The Elms sharing Christmas songs

In December, twenty seven children in Reception visited The Old Vicarage Care Home and Alexandra care home, both in the local area, to share with the elderly residents their Christmas songs. The child …

academic

Author Event - Robin Stevens

Author, Robin Stevens visited Trent College to provide an exciting and interactive experience for Year 5 and 6 children from external state primary schools (Grange Primary School, Dovedale Primary Sch …

sporting

Swimming Pool hire to Long Eaton Swimming Club

Trent College provides pool time for Long Eaton Swimming Club accross the range of their squads including Junior Development, County Squad, National and Tri Squads. …

sporting

Sports Hall hire for East Midlands Unicycle Hockey group

Trent College offer weekly hire of the Sports Hall at a reduced rate to allow the East Midlands Unicycle Hockey group to meet and train. …

sporting

Indoor and Outdoor facility hire for Long Eaton Netball Club Juniors

  Long Eaton Juniors meet twice a week at Trent College and have access to our Sports Hall and outdoor netball courtsPlayers of all abilities are welcome to join the club, both boys and girls ov …

governance

Governorship with local state primary school

A member of the Trent College teaching staff is a co-opted governor at Albany Junior School (LA School). He is on the SICS/Finance committee and is a 'link' governor for Science and Computer Science s …

sporting

Catterns Astro hire to local youth football teams

Trent College offer the use of the floodlit Catterns Astro to local youth football teams at reduced hire rates over the winter months. …

sporting

Under 8 Girls Netball and Boys Football Fixture

In March 2018, The Elms (Junior School to Trent College), hosted an Under 8 Girls Netball Fixture and Boys Football Fixture involving Pennine Way Junior Academy …

sporting

Under 11 Hockey and Netball Fixture

In February 2018, The Elms (Junior School to Trent College), hosted an Under 11 boys Hockey Fixture and Under 11 Girls Netball fixture involving Pennine Way Junior Academy.  …

sponsorship

Thanksgiving Concert

In October 2017 the Padley Group Thanksgiving Concert was held at Derby Cathedral. Local Derbyshire schools contributed to a Charity Concert through musical performances and singing from their choirs. …

academic

National Key Stage 2 General Knowledge Quiz Competition

In January 2018 The Elms hosted one of the area heats for the National Key Stage 2 General Knowledge Quiz run by Quiz Club. The schools taking part were The Elms, Derby High, Chellaston Junior School, …

sponsorship

The Elms Harvest Festival

Pupils in the Elms, from Nursery to Year 6, have donated a wide variety of non-perishable items such as soup, rice, pasta and toiletries to the YMCA collection as part of the schools Harvest Festival. …

sporting

Girls Under 9 Hockey Fixture

In October, The Elms (Junior School to Trent College), hosted an Under 9 Girls Hockey Fixture involving Pennine Way Junior Academy.  …

academic

German Student Exchange

Trent College Year 9 and 10 students join with students from a local state secondary school, Friesland School, to participate in a German Exchange programme with a secondary school based in Germany. T …

volunteering

Community Service - Caring for the Elderly

6 Y11 students visit elderly people in the community for one hour a week (2 at each). They visit Alexandra Nursing Home, The Old Vicarage and an individual, Jennifer in her own home in Breaston. They …

volunteering

Community Service - Field Day

Year 11 and Year 12 students and Trent College teaching staff host an activity morning for various aged children between KS2 and KS4, from external special schools (Brackenfield Special School, The Lo …

sporting

U10 Cricket Festival

Trent College provided two 1-hour sessions of cricket coaching for Year 5 and 6 children in 12 local primary schools (Albany Junior School, Aston on Trent Primary School, Bramcote CofE Primary School, …

sporting

Activity Day

25 Year 5 primary school children from Prnnine Way Junior Academy came to Trent College to take part in a team-building outdoor activity morning. The children were taught to work together, communicate …

academic

Coding and Computer Science Workshop

75 Y5 primary school children from Longmoor Primary School  and Grace Dieu Manor School visited to understand the where, what and how of coding and computer science. The children used our dedicat …

academic

Great Trent Bake-Off

85 Year 5 primary school children from Firfield Primary School and Sawley Junior School visited Trent College to take part in the Great Trent Bake-Off. They came across four mornings and spent their t …

academic

Jonathan Meres Author Visit

Author, Jonathan Meres visited Trent College to provide an exciting and interactive experience for Year 5 and 6 children from external state primary schools (Brooklands Primary School, Firfield Primar …

academic

Celebration Story Evening

34 Year 5 and 6 pupils from 8 local primary schools joined us for a Celebration Story Evening at Trent College. The children were shortlisted as finalists in our 500-word short story writing competiti …

academic

Problem Solving Event - Screwball Scramble

45 Year 5 children joined us to take part in a problem solving eveny, where they had to work together as a group to make contraptions, tunnels and catapaults to see how far they can get a ping pong ba …

sporting

High 5 Netball Tournament

100 Year 5 children from external primary schools visited Trent College to compete in a High 5 Netball tournament. They enjoyed an hour's coaching from our senior netball players, before taking part i …

music

Christmas Carol Roadshow

Our Director of Music took 15 Year 7-9 pupils to play musical instruments and perform a number of christmas songs and carols to two external primary schools, Fernwood Junior School and Bramcote CofE P …

academic

Reading Assembly

Our Head of Library Services and Primary School Liaison Co-ordinator visited three external primary schools (Dovedale Primary School, Firfield Primary School and Longmoor Primary School) to deliver a …

academic

Aspiration Assembly

Our Primary School Liaison Co-ordinator visited Pennine Way Junior Academy to run a whole school assembly on aspiration and how children need to dream high and work hard to achieve their goals. …

volunteering

Y11 Outreach Support

3 Y11 students visited a local primary school to help at their after school wrap around care provision. They volunteered for an hour every Monday evening during term time, working with children aged 4 …

academic

Raising Aspiration Workshop

60 Year 6 primary school children visited Trent College to take part in a Raising Aspiration Workshop. They spent time in our new, purpose-built Careers Centre, thinking about the skills that they had …

academic

History Visit

40 Year 4 children visited Trent College across 3 different days to explore the history of our school buildings, as part of their school history project. They spent time in our original classroom, dat …

academic

Dan Smith Author Event

Author, Dan Smith visited Trent College to provide an exciting and interactive experience for Year 5 and 6 children from external state primary schools (Dovedale Primary School, Firfield Primary Schoo …

sporting

The Elms U10 Hockey Tournament

100 Y5 children came to Trent College to enjoy an afternoon of hockey, competing in an inter-school hockey tournament. 7 schools were involved including Pennine Way Junior Academy, Highfields Independ …

academic

Autumn Watch

80 Year 1 and Year 2 primary school children visited our campus to walk around and explore emerging signs of the autumn season. …

academic

Jonathan Stroud Author Event

  Author, Jonathan Stroud visited Trent to talk to children in Years 6, 7 & 8 about his new book in The Lockwood Series, The Creeping Shadow and share his experiences as an author. We had ov …


School details

Trent College
Derby Road
Long Eaton
Nottingham
NG10 4AD
England

T: +44 (0)115 849 4949
E: enquiries@trentcollege.net
W: www.trentcollege.net

Head's name
Mr Bill Penty
Religious affiliation
Church of England
Day/Boarding type
Day, Weekly, Full boarding
Gender profile
Coeducational
Size
1129 pupils
Boarding
59
Day
396
Sixth form
88

Girls

40 %
Boarding
60
Day
614
Sixth form
103

Boys

60 %