INDUSTRIOUS students with a talent for design have scooped two trophies at the Rotary Club Technology Tournament. The BAE Systems sponsored challenge at Hollins Technology College in Accrington saw students from high schools all over Burnley, Pendle and Rossendale creating a launch pad with trigger mechanism to propel a plastic ball into the air. […]
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STUDENTS who have been learning real tennis at Manchester Tennis and Racquet Club also got to meet Prince Edward. Since last term, six of our students have been attending training sessions at the centre in Salford where the head professional is Steve Brockenshaw, whose son Harvey is in Year 11. […]
TRAMPOLINISTS from Haslingden High School won every team category at the Rossendale Trampoline Competition. Snow forced what should have been a two-day competition at Fearns Community Sports College, Stacksteads, to be held over just one day and the busy event saw Bronze, Silver, Gold and Platinum competitors all taking to […]
Our talented skiing team were named North West lower senior champions on their first time of entering a competition at Pendle Ski Slope. PE teacher Mrs Wilson said: “I was approached by student Matthew Marriott, who has previously entered the competition as an individual, to see if we could enter […]
Our former student, Matthew Densfield, a talented jazz drummer who tragically died aged 20, has left a lasting legacy to inspire future musicians. Matthew had DiGeorge Syndrome and March 21 2017 he had a fifth heart operation, just three days after he had celebrated his birthday at the Manchester Royal […]
Two of our students helped the Lancashire Girls U14s side to two well-deserved victories. Against Merseyside, in the Northern Counties League match at Skelmersdale, Lancashire won 8-0, and then also earned a place in the national final of the PlayStation EFSA Inter County Trophy after beating West Midlands 3-2. Two […]
SNOW may have forced our World Book Day ‘Bake Off’ challenge to end up being put to an online vote, but this didn’t deter student entries. Scores of culinary creations were posted on Haslingden High School’s Facebook page and the school invited the public to pick the best in a […]