It was wonderful to see members of the Senior School and Sixth Form perform in the fabulous Drama Showcase last night.
Mrs Hibberd arranged for Training 2000 to provide a lunchtime drop in session for students interested in finding out more about Apprenticeships.
The Sixth Form Charity Team worked really hard on Friday to raise money for Mind Mental Health Charity.
Sixth Form Classics students embarked upon a day of academia and entertainment at Warwick University.
Today we had a visit from Matt Johnston who represents Blackburn with Darwen Borough Council Young Peoples Services as part of Youth Election Week 2020.
On Friday evening 18 of our beginner skiers went to the Chill Factore prior to the Ski Trip to Italy in February half term.
Some of our Sixth Form students enjoyed a PSHEE lesson with a difference today. Our Head Chef, Matt Burke and Catering Manager, James Pate, from Thomas Franks hosted a ‘Cooking Basics for University’ session.
As part of our programme to ensure our students are fully engaged with current affairs, the Social Science Faculty ran a Mock Election for Year 11 students to see if our results were similar to the General Election.
On Friday, a team of four Sixth Form students took part in the UKMT Senior Team Regional Final at Lancaster University.
The Art Department took 31 students down to London on a cold, crisp Saturday morning to visit key sights and see some fabulous artwork.
Last week, the Year 12 Geography students went to Kendal and Bowness in Cumbria to study the changing lifestyles of rural communities over time and the impact of development in these areas.
Sixth Form Classics Trip to London for the A Level Lecture Series and visit to the British Museum
Congratulations to all students who performed at the Remembrance concert at King George’s Hall on the 11th November 2019.
Students and staff had a memorable trip to Northern Spain at half term visiting the historic region of Catalunya.
Our Design and Technology students visited British Textile Biennial hosted in Blackburn.
At the weekend, 23 intrepid students from Year 11 and Sixth Form set off very early to the remote side of the Lakes on Cleator Moor at Ennerdale.
In the last few weeks, 51 Year 11 students have successfully completed their final, assessed expedition for their Bronze DofE Award.
As part of their studies, 36 Year 11 and Sixth Form Art and Photography students went to York for the day, to gather inspiration and photographs for their A Level and GCSE coursework assignments.