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.

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 […]

Physics success

TWO of our former Physics students have found themselves offered a bright future by two major companies.  Year 13 student David Bower won a sponsorship from Rolls Royce to fund his Business Management/ Physics Degree and, when he completes his study, the company has offered him a job.  He had […]

Spectacular science comes to primary school

The Physics Geeks from our school visited nearby Broadway Primary during Science week to help younger students explore different concepts. The Geeks are a group of students from all years who have a passion for physics. They set up an experiment to launch a rocket powered by air pressure and […]