Enhancements at North Gosforth Academy


In addition to the formal curriculum, KS3 students have the opportunity to pursue interest courses in their fortnightly enhancement period.

They choose from a wide range of activities such as: sports leadership; upcycling; ‘bake off’ and many more.


  • Artisan Crafts Workshop.
  • Arts, crafts and all things cross-stitch.
  • Comic Book Club.
  • Creative Writing and the North East Book Awards.
  • Cricket at South Northumberland Cricket Club
  • Great North Gosforth Bake Off.
  • How to Sketch.
  • NU Foundation Sports Development Programme.
  • Personal Training.
  • The North Gosforth Times.
  • Time for you.
  • Upcycling – Textiles workshop.
  • Vocalise - Performing Arts, Singing & Music Production.
  • Board Game Creation Workshop.
  • Chess Club.
  • Dance.
  • Discover Golf.
  • Eco-schools project.
  • Film Club.
  • Helping hands of NGA.
  • Northumbria University Business Brains.
  • Out and About.
  • Refereeing: A Masterclass.
  • Sports Leaders.
  • Stepping Stones.
  • Textiles – Patchwork quilt of Seaton Burn.
  • Vinyl Vultures.