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May 2019: Footballers set sights on county glory

Our Year 7 footballers were victorious in the Rossendale Cup and will now go on to complete for the Lancashire Cup! The team will contest the final of the 7-a-side competition on Monday May 20 at St Bede’s High School, Blackburn. Also through to the final are teams from Archbishop […]

May 2019: Kickboxers and karate fighter represent England

NEW York’s Niagara Falls will welcome two of our students to the WKKC World Championships in November. Valley Shorai member Olivia Hanson, 12, earned her place in the karate team at the National Kickboxing Championships in March. She said: “I did kata and I came second in my category which was for under […]

May 2019: Nathaniel gets England call up times three

One of our Year 7 students has qualified for three England teams. Nathaniel Leteney, 11, competes in both kickboxing and boxing and in February he qualified for a place on the WKO kickboxing England team after winning silver at the British Open. In March he added a place in the […]

May 2019: Isaac represents England in German judo comp

AGED just 13, would-be Judo Olympian Isaac Hope represented England and took on competitors aged up to 18. Year 8 student Isaac attends the Bredakwai Judo Academy in Oswaldtwistle, where his dad John is the coach. He said: “The competition was in Duisburg, Germany, and there were 48 people in […]

May 2019: Icelandic adventure brings geography to life

AN INCREDIBLE Icelandic adventure brought geography textbooks to life for our GCSE students. The trip saw 36 of our students exploring Reykjavik, savouring the culture and also seeing first hand the country’s rich seam of geographical features. Huge glaciers, basalt towers, gigantic waterfalls, jet black sandy beaches and geysers were […]