PLease remember that school is closed on 9th february for an inset day. term resumes on monday 19th february. 


General News

Entrepreneurship Talk

Mr Taylor (Head of Careers) and Mrs. Walmsley (Head of Business Studies and Economics) took a group of 14 Year 12 Business and Economic A-level students to a Careers and Entrepreneurship event at Blackburn College as part of the Global Entrepreneurship Week. The students heard a number of talks from ...

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Town Act of Remembrance

On Sunday, 12th November, there was an excellent turn out for the Town Act of Remembrance held at Blackburn Cathedral. Just shy of 30 pupils and students across the full age range and three members of staff took part in the service and then paraded up to Corporation Park for the ceremony at the Memor...

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Act of Remembrance

The Senior School held a short Service this morning with Years 7-10 in the Main Hall and Years 11-13 in Big School.

At 11:00 a bell sounded and all pupils and students were asked to stand. The Head (Mr.Russell for Years 11-13) then read the well-known words “They shall grow not old as we that are left grow old: Age shall not weary them, nor the years condemn. At the going down of the sun and in the morning We wi...

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Languages Enrichment Afternoon

Year 11 have enjoyed a Languages Enrichment afternoon, listening to various speakers explaining the advantages of learning languages and how this skill is valued in the world of work. Pupils had the opportunity to listen to OB Ian Brown speak about his experiences in industry and how communication an...

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Year 8 European Day

The annual event for Year 8 pupils started in the traditional way with a continental breakfast in Big School. Pupils very much enjoyed their pains au chocolat and then proceeded to the Library Annexe to listen to talks about the European Union. The Languages Faculty was delighted to welcome back Mr D...

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