The next Sixth Form Open Evening will be held on Tuesday 26 September between 5pm and 9pm 

Main School Open Day will be held on Saturday 7 October between 9.30am and 1.30pm

There is no need to book a place - just arrive on the day and allow enough time to look around!

 

 

General News

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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Year 11 Business Studies Students Get A Visit From The Police

On Friday 13th January, our year 11 Business Studies students had a visit from PC Jason Manning and PCSO Kirsty Sharp.

The students were gathering primary market research on the social needs in Blackburn with Darwen for their Controlled Assessment. This year's assignment requires students to design their own social enterprise to help their local community.

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Uganda Bucket Collection at Ewood Park

Several Sixth Formers, Mr Buckingham and Mrs Mercer braved the New Year chills at Ewood Park on Monday 2nd January, holding a bucket collection at the match against Newcastle to raise funds for the Good Samaritan School and Orphanage in Uganda.

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