Even though it was only their first competition, Sadie Merritt, Amber Goodeve and Connie Clarke won the 'Lower Senior Girls Slalom Team' event and Sadie Merritt won the individual 'Third Lower Senior Girl' in the North West Ski Federation Schools Race 2017 - a fantastic start girls - well done to a...
Congratulations to our Year 10 netball team who won the Blackburn with Darwen Schools Tournament on 6 March at Witton Park after beating DACA 8-3 in the semi-finals and then beating Darwen Vale 6-2 in the final.
Well done team!
On 22 February, six of our 6th form pupils began the first leg of their sponsored ‘Swim across the English Channel’ challenge in aid of fundraising efforts for this summer’s Uganda Appeal.
Completed over a series of Monday lunchtimes, each student swam 266 lengths, and this combined distance equates to a paddle over to France!
Football -vs Hulme Grammar School, Oldham : Match cancelled
The 1st XV enjoyed a 4-3 win against Hutton Grammar School.
In the Town Cup Preliminary Rounds against Tauheedul Boys, Year 9 won 1-0 and Year 11 won 3-0 - quarter finals for all next week!
Year 7 pupil Connie Clarke came 29th overall in the Lancs Cross Country championships on Saturday 4 February, competing against nearly 80 runners in total.
Connie was the 3rd Blackburn with Darwen girl to cross the line, and although the downpours of rain on Friday night meant the ground was very heavy underfoot, it was a beautiful morning and Connie did QEGS proud!