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Year 5 – Jodrell Bank Trip

Our Year 5 students spent a fun-packed, stimulating and educational day at Jodrell Bank yesterday which was the perfect introduction to their new science topic on space.

Junior School Carol Concert for Age UK

The pupils from Junior School gathered together at St Silas’ Blackburn this afternoon to perform a festive concert for Age UK  and the Mayoress and Deputy Mayoress of Blackburn.

Junior School Carol Service

At the Junior School Carol Service this afternoon the heavenly voices of the choir filled the Cathedral and the musicians played triumphant hymns which heralded the start of Christmas.

Junior School French Trip

42 Junior School boys and girls and 5 members of staff spent a wonderful weekend in Northern France at the beginning of the half term holiday.  On arrival at Le Pré Catalan, Hardelot on Friday evening, the children were whisked off to find their rooms and settle in before dinner.  They then enjoyed playing games on Hardelot beach before bedtime. 

BMI Beardwood Hospital

Year 1 pupils walked to the BMI Beardwood Hospital to enjoy a morning of interactive learning today when they visited Beardwood Hospital as part of their topic on Ourselves and Our Bodies.

U11’s Netball v SMH

A very excited group of girls travelled to Stonyhurst last night, determined to perform well and they didn’t disappoint, playing their hearts out.

Amazing Author Visit

Children in Years 2-6 enjoyed a visit from author, Ben Lyttleton this morning, in conjunction with our friends at Silverwood Events. Ben came to our Junior School to talk about his series of books, Football School.

AJIS Cross Country

A magnificent afternoon for Cross Country saw a nervous, yet confident Westholme team stride onto the Rossall course. A team briefing from Mrs Ingham and a robust warm up from Mr Haworth gave us the perfect preparation.