Schools rise to the challenge

Headlands School. Picture by Andrew Scott
Headlands School. Picture by Andrew Scott

Two Bridlington Schools collected a number of awards despite missing out on the top prize at the Humberside Police Rock Challenge Northern Grand Finals.

Headlands School received an overall fourth place finish for their piece called ‘The Little Match Girl’.

Hilderthorpe Primary School. Picture by Andrew Scott

Hilderthorpe Primary School. Picture by Andrew Scott

Hilderthorpe Primary School competed in the Junior event and earned a fifth place finish out of the 12 participating schools for their performance ‘Seeing is Believing’.

Rock Challenge is a competition for schools and colleges, focussing upon young people creating an eight minute themed performance in a professional theatre and working with theatre and stage crew.

The competition enables Humberside Police to work with young people to educate and raise awareness of the harm, vulnerability and risk posed by alcohol and substance misuse which is addressed through the competition.