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Come and join us on Wednesday 3 May in the Main Hall at 7pm

to enjoy an evening of musical entertainment

 

 

 

 

General News

Alan Birch Brings His Printmaking Techniques To Year 12 & 13

On Thursday 23rd March, Alan Birch, printmaker/artist spent the afternoon with our Year 12 and Year 13 art students, exploring printmaking techniques and produced a series of dry point etchings for their portfolios.

“I really enjoyed the opportunity to have a professional artist teach me more about dry point etching, and was able to produce some etchings that I’m really proud of with his help.  Overall it was an amazing experience that taught me valuable skills!.  Year 13 Student

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Year 9 Attend HIVE Careers Event

The whole of Year 9 recently attended the HIVE Enterprise Blackburn with Darwen Careers Event hosted by DACA.  

Students had the opportunity to spend the afternoon talking to a range of employers from many sectors including finance, health service, construction, manufacturing, engineering, retail, sport, science, creative, volunteering and the forces.   They were able to have direct one-to-one conversations ...

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Year 12 Economists Consider Investment Banking Career Choices

On 9th March the year 12 Economists went to Stonyhurst for a talk from the MD of International Investment Banking at Goldman Sachs, Stephen Withnell. 

Our pupils got a great insight into what the day to day life of an investment banker is like, as well as getting the opportunity to grill him on the path he took to get to his current position and insider tips on beneficial university courses and internships. 

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Fundraising Request

Ex QEGS English Teacher Yvette Kershaw, currently working in Reading on a child safeguarding board, has asked us to support her in her fund-raising attempt.

Her friend’s three year old son Reuben has cancer and he needs treatment overseas which will cost his parents around £250,000.

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Stuart Robinson : An Inspirational Visitor

On Friday 17 March we were delighted to welcome Stuart Robinson into school.

Stuart was an RAF Commander from 1999 to 2013, having served all over the world.   His final deployment was to Afghanistan, where he was involved in an IED explosion, suffering massive and multiple injuries to all parts of his body, losing his left leg above the knee and electing to have his right l...

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