14 March 2018

International Women's Day 2018

This year, International Women’s Day was celebrated worldwide on 8th March. Here at school, two lucky year 9 students, Mary-Jane and I, were given the opportunity to visit Sunshine House in Wigan to celebrate 100 years since women were given the right to vote.

16 February 2018

Year 5 on the Road (show) to Maths Success!

On Thursday 15th February 2018, we held the fun Maths Roadshow with a group of Year 10 maths mentors and Year 5 pupils, who gathered in the hall, eager to begin the variety of maths puzzles. 

14 February 2018

Lunchtime Fun to Provide Lunches

7G have been busy this week raising money for our year group's charity, Mary's Meals. Mary’s Meals provides one good meal to some of the world’s poorest children every school day.

2 February 2018

How Clean is your Phone? BBC Own It.

On Tuesday 22nd January, we were lucky enough to be visited by a film crew from the BBC, including CBBC presenter Katie Thistleton, to film a clip with us explaining how dirty our smart phones really are.

25 January 2018

The Portico Sadie Massey Awards for Young Writers

Known for his book 'Lifers', author Martin Griffin, visited the pupils who are entering the The Portico Sadie Massey Awards for Young Writers and gave us guidance on how to write a successful story. 

19 January 2018

Niamh Finds the Answers

I'm not going to lie... going into the Options Market Place I was a bundle of nerves, excitement and anxiety. 

8 January 2018

Ciara Collects Coveted Award

Inspired by a trip to New York last year, Ciara Chengo based her winning artwork on her love of actress, fashion icon, and philanthropist Audrey Hepburn.

30 November 2017

Eddies Makes Headlines in The Times Newspaper

We were delighted to hear some fantastic news which reached us this week and we would like to share it with you

29 November 2017

Chocolate, Chocolate and more Chocolate!

On the second dinner bell, hordes of pupils gathered in the library, to see if they were one of the lucky winners of the annual Christmas quiz.

28 November 2017

Another ROARing Success!

The evening of December 14th was dark and damp, but that did not deter the ROAR Class of 17.

27 November 2017

Ten things you didn't know about Advent...

1. Advent comes from the word ‘adventus’ which is Latin for arrival, referring to the arrival of Christ.