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...
Please see below for this weeks sports results:
vs Merchant Taylors, Crosby: Lost 179-129 points
Seniors vs Liverpool College:
1sts won 20-5, 2nds won 10-3 and 3rds won 7-1
Blackburn with Darwen Netball League:
Year 10 vs St Bedes won 12-7 and Year 11 vs St Bedes won 23-3
On Monday 16th October, Year 8 pupils visited the Jodrell Bank Observatory in Cheshire.
They saw the Lovell radio telescope and heard about how it is helping us understand the universe better. They also took part in workshops looking at electromagnetic radiation and Mars rovers.
This was the second of the newly introduced creative days and it was a huge success. The whole of Year 9 was split into three and split across the three subjects in the creative faculty.
In Art pupils explored the work of artists, and developed their own clay sculptures based on cubism. In Design and Technology pupils to learnt to follow a design brief, understand the design process through to manufacturing. The Music Department took a third of the year group to Blackburn Cathedral t...
For her age group, under 11s, Alayana ran the joint fastest time for the 75 metres at 10.6 and fourth fastest time for the 150 metres at 21.7 in the UK.
This season, at 11 regional medal meetings, Alayana won 12 Golds, 3 Silvers and 5 Bronzes in events such as the 75 metres, 80 metres, 150 metres, Long Jump and High Jump.