News

For recent events in or associated with school, staff and students – sports success, charities, results etc. Events that have recently taken place to publicise.

Following in the footsteps of The Bard

STUDENTS got to walk in the footsteps of William Shakespeare on an English trip to his birthplace of Stratford-upon-Avon. The school trip was organised by Mrs McGinn and saw a party of 14 Year 11 and 12 students enjoying a behind the scenes tour at the Royal Shakespeare Theatre. English […]

Luke takes world of ballet by storm

Luke Wilson, Year 10, has been selected for a role with the English Youth Ballet following auditions in April attended by more than 300 entrants.  He will join the prestigious group for its production of Swan Lake later this month.  Luke will feature in the show at Southampton for three […]

Open Evening

A SPOOKY camping trip in a forest and a mathematics fairground of fun were just two of the attractions enjoyed by visitors to the school open night. Around 600 prospective parents and students packed the school to view the different faculties and see what life is like at our school. […]

Goals galore as Year 7 progress on penalties

YEAR 7 boys are through to Round 3 of the English Schools Football Cup after their match against Chadderton ended 9-9 but they won on 4-2 on penalties. Mr Burroughs runs the team of: Harry Latham, Lewis Jordan, Sam Olivant, Oliver Lindsay, Alfie Warwick, Leon-Rhys Barker-Williams, Joe Colliston, Sonny Bosworth, […]

Marvellous mosaic brightens up community park

CARING students helped to create a beautiful mosaic to brighten up a community park.  Several years ago our students created a mosaic in Victoria Park, off Helmshore Road, but it was in a poor state of repair.  The newly formed Friends of Victoria Park, who were carrying out a series […]