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.

15 June 2016

Portico Prize Secures Author Visit

Pupils from St Edmund Arrowsmith were amongst the winners of the 2016 Sadie Massey Portico Reading and Writing competitions.

10 June 2016

New Head Boy and Head Girl Appointments

I am Tony Kemp and I am the new Head Boy. It felt like only yesterday that I made the transition to high school, and I find it difficult to believe that I am approaching my fifth and final year, plus the fact that I am currently doing my GCSEs!

7 June 2016

Year 7 Girls Football

On Wednesday 25th May, the girls' football team played in a tournament at Wigan Youth Zone against ten other teams.

6 June 2016

Graduation Day for Year 8

The Year 8 ROAR participants gathered in the school hall on the evening of Tuesday 24th May at our Graduation Ceremony, where we had the opportunity to display our presentations to parents, teaching staff and local college representatives, showing off everything that we had learned throughout the experience.

26 May 2016

A Diamond Day at the Palace

Headteacher Mark Dumican and I were lucky enough to be invited to the Duke of Edinburgh Gold presentations on 16th May.

25 May 2016

Year 8 Girls Football

On Wednesday 18th May, the Year 8 girls football team took part in the Wigan School Games, playing in a football tournament at Wigan Youth Zone.

20 May 2016

Cake and Classics

On 11th May, Mrs Hollins held a 'Cake and Classics' meeting after school in the library.