Martin the ‘Boss’ gave us a guided tour of the Preston Vocational Centre. We got to take a look at the plastering, decorating, plumbing and brick laying departments. Then we met Brian our bricklaying instructor who explained to us the importance of Healthy & Safety and the need for the…
Mrs Powell 11G and Miss Iddon from 10R visited our new classrooms today. Our modular building will include two new classrooms, break out spaces, Smart Boards, as well as our own toilet facilities. The building is currently being outfitted off site and will be ready for…
This Wednesday our Year 11 pupils went on a pre-visit trip to look at Calvert Trust in preparation for our in residential in October. The pupils explored where they would sleep and the fantastic sports facilities on offer. I know I speak for everyone when I say we cannot wait to go on this…
Today we invited our 10G friends over for afternoon tea. In preparation we had a bake off and made butterfly cakes. We had two team leaders who directed their team members well. What a fantastic product they produced … the cakes were delicious.
Today our new Year 10 classes spent time in the woods developing their friendship and teamwork skills in preparation for the residential at Calvert Trust in October. We had a carousel of four activities; hide and seek, tree rubbings, a nature tally adventure and den building.
It was the Golden Ticket reward visits yesterday for both Primary and Secondary Phase.
Our Primary pupils enjoyed a visit to Playpad in the morning and Secondary pupils enjoyed an afternoon at Hollywood Bowl.
It's such a pleasure to be able to lead these visits and spend some quality time…
On the Friday morning of Sports week 10R were lucky enough to have a session of wheelchair tennis with Zak's coach Tony from South Ribble Tennis centre.
Zak has been a keen wheelchair tennis player since year eight and has represented England North in the school's games in 2016 and 2017 and…
10R have been busy preparing for Super hero Day! As part of their English lessons they have produced a Comic with a super hero as a character in it.
They have learnt the format of comics, the wording used and how to present effectly.
Today they were able to go and read their…
In RE we have been looking at Sikhism as you can see we have been very busy learning about the 11 guru's, Guru Nana, making paper Turban, looking at Gurdwaras and the Sikh festivals.
In todays PE lesson we have learnt how to pass the hockey ball, dribble and stop it.
It was great fun.
10R having visited Chorley Youth Zone today! We tried lots of different activities. It was Amazing!
The good new is students of Astley Park can sign up to use the facilities. We have sent leaflets home tonight.
Last week 10R was awarded table of the week for scoring the most points for good table manners and interactions. So today Mr Welsh served us our dinner with tea, coffee, hot chocolate and even after dinner mints. 10R really enjoyed the treat!