15 July 2016

Sports Day

Once again, the changeable British weather struck.

15 July 2016

Pupils Shine at the Awards Ceremony

Along with the planned sports day earlier in the week, the annual awards ceremony was once again a victim of the inclement British weather, but packed tightly in the sports hall, it was, nonetheless, a true celebration of all the things that are marvellous about the pupils at St Edmund Arrowsmith Catholic High School.

13 July 2016

ROAR Flying High

On Monday 11th July, both Year 7 and Year 8 ROAR groups gathered for our final session of the year.

13 July 2016

Essay Writing Efforts Reap Rewards

Year 7 and 8 students took part in an essay writing competition organised by the Rotary Club of Ashton and achieved considerable success.

6 July 2016

Big Book Quiz

The day had finally dawned; the day of the long-awaited and meticulously-prepared for, north west final of the Big Book Quiz at Wigan Youth Zone.

4 July 2016

"Oh, what a day to remember!"

On Tuesday 28th June, the enthusiastic and ambitious Year 8 students gathered together in order to participate in an invigorating and rather moving PDC event which had a clear focus of raising the personal aspirations of us as unique individuals.

4 July 2016

New Friendships are Forged

On Friday 1st July, the Learning Zone held the annual tea party for some of the Year 6 pupils who will be joining us in September.

4 July 2016

Medical Mavericks Marvel Us

Several months ago, Year 10 pupils interested in medicine put their names forward for the 'Medical Mavericks' - a workshop for students who would like to pursue a career in medicine.

29 June 2016

Looking Back at our Past

From 3rd to 12th June 2016, Manchester Histories hosted the Greater Manchester Histories Festival (GMHF).

27 June 2016


Friday 24th June was an important day for our country as the result of the EU Referendum was revealed, but on a much smaller scale, it was an important day for Year 7 and the English department for it was the date of the Year 7 Spelling Bee final in the school hall.

23 June 2016

Fun on the French Trip

On 26th May, 47 pupils, along with seven members of staff began our journey to France.

20 June 2016

Little Tree Books Continue with their Success

We are Little Tree books, a Young Enterprise company representing our school, St Edmund Arrowsmith.