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Month: March 2017

Reading University Visits Darrick Wood School

Reading University Visits Darrick Wood School

The Chemistry students in Year 12 and Year 13 had the opportunity to use some very special equipment today when former Darrick Wood teacher, Mrs Nuttall, returned in her new role as an outreach coordinator for Reading University. Working in conjunction with the Royal Society of Chemistry Mrs Nuttall brought along £15 000 worth of Infra Red spectrometer, a device used by chemists to analyse and identify unknown chemicals; something students don’t usually see until they go to university themselves….

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