Lancashire Disability Swimming Gala - A day to be proud of!

2 Apr 2019

Category: Equality

What an event! 

 

27 pupils took part in the annual Lancashire Disability School Swimming Gala today and we brought home a good wealth of medals!

 

Astley Park won 1x Gold

                          4x Silver

                           8x Bronze

 

All pupils were a credit to…

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Lancashire Equality Mark

25 Mar 2019

Category: Equality

We are delighted to announce that Astley Park School have achieved the Lancashire Equality Mark, an acknowledgment of our commitment to equality for all. We have been working towards achieving the Lancashire Equality Mark since 2015 when we received our Race Equality Badge. In 2016 we achieved the…

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11G Rainbow Day 2019

1 Mar 2019

Category: Equality

To celebrate LGBT History Month, 11G have thought and talked a lot about how different families can be. We have read stories about families who have only a mum or a dad, two mums, two dads; children cared for by carers or grandparents, even adopted children and foster families. On Rainbow Day,…

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The Big Colour Clash 2019

28 Feb 2019

Category: Equality

Due to the celebration of "Rainbow Day" tomorrow, we are incorporating the "Big Colour Clash 2019" to raise awareness for Ovarian Cancer Month. Pin badges are available in school for a donation and information will be sent home regarding signs to look out…

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'Recycle 4 School'

10 Feb 2019

Category: Equality

8R would like to invite you to 'Recycle 4 School'

 

In Spring 2, 8R will be looking at the topic of Travel Agents. As part of this topic we have decided to carry out some charity work for people all over the world less fortunate than ourselves. To do this we need your help! 

We would like…

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Swimarathon 2019

2 Feb 2019

Category: Equality

After a very busy week at Astley Park, eight super swimmers and Mrs Linde took part in the annual Swimarathon to raise money for Chorley Lions Club and school. 

We swam as a relay for 40 mins and managed to swim a total of 26 laps!

A huge shout out to Miss Melling, Mr Murphy and our parent…

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Equality Staff Training 23/01/2019

23 Jan 2019

Category: Equality

As part of our commitment to celebrating diveristy and promoting equality of opportunity for all, this week's Wednesday night staff training time was dedicated to an Equality Workshop run by Miss Miller, Miss Curry, Mr Poxon and Mr Murphy, who run the school equality working party. The aim of the…

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2018-19, Equality

World Religion Week at Astley Park School

14 Jan 2019

Category: Equality

This week at Astley Park School we are having a World Religion Week. This  coincides with World Religion  Day which will take place on Sunday 20th January. Each class have been assigned a religion and will be producing work associated with that religion. Examples may include handling artefacts,…

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Proud Trust Staff Training

20 Nov 2018

Category: Equality

As part of our commitment to equality for all, we asked the Proud Trust to deliver LGBT+ training to all staff last Wednesday after school. We learnt about the difference between sexual orientation and gender identity and how both can be a spectrum and how people can be fluid on both spectrums. We…

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PSHCE, 2018-19, Equality

Different Families, Same Love

6 Nov 2018

Category: Equality

This half term at school we are celebrating different family types with the Stonewall slogan "Different Families, Same Love". It would be great if we could fill our display with photographs of some of our families. If you would like your family photo to be displayed, please pass it to your class…

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2018-19, Equality