Come and Celebrate With Us

~~~Sports Awards Evening~~~

Wednesday 26th April at Ewood Park

Tickets £13 available from any member of the PE Staff

This is always a popular event so book your place early!

General News

Year 8 Pancake Sale Raises £100 For Charity!

8RMT organised a Pancake sale on Shrove Tuesday to raise money for the Todonyang Mission in Northern Kenya – a charity with which Mrs Tattersall (Head of Modern Foreign Languages) has a long-standing connection. 

In this war-torn region which frequently suffers drought, our aid helps fund places in the school for children from the warring Turkana and Dassenech tribes in northern Kenya and neighbouring Ethiopa. 

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Sixth Formers Enjoy A Spanish Cultural Evening in Manchester

On the last day before half term, Mrs Tattersall and Mrs Lapinskas took current and aspiring 6th Form Spanish students for a cultural evening in Manchester.  Having negotiated the Manchester rush hour traffic, our first destination was La Evuna – a Spanish restaurant – where we were able to samp...

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Linguistics Olympiad

On Wednesday 8th February 30 students grappled with various linguistic problems as part of the United Kingdom Linguistics Olympiad 2017.

24 students from year 9 tackled the Foundation level data problems which involved interpreting words from languages that had European roots as well as translating more obscure languages such as Tshiluba and Inuit by recognising patterns. The two and a half hours went very quickly and students comment...

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German Language Students' Workshop : 'Wintertochter'

Seventeen members of Year 10 and 11 GCSE German classes joined students from other schools in the region on 1st February at the HOME Cinema, Manchester for a workshop on the German film 'Wintertochter', in which a young girl discovered that the man she knew as her dad was not her biological father. ...

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Sana and Gabbi visit Auschwitz : Report

In November 2016, two sixth form students, Sana Ahmed and Gabbi Cuffin made a trip to Auschwitz to further their understanding on the Holocaust. They were involved in a project which was run by The Holocaust Educational Trust, a government funded project that educates students further on the events o...

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