KS4 were treated to a fantastic afternoon of drama hosted by Preston College at Inspire Youth Zone. The theme of the afternoon was "This is Me." Students chose from three different workshops i.e. dance, acting or singing. We first listened to a rendition of "The Greatest Showman"…
Throughout last term, 11R decorated cardboard bird boxes and transformed them into cute, colourful bird boxes. We used a variety of materials and techniques such as tissue paper, felt tip pens, paint, colourful tape and glitter. We made these bird boxes to raise money for our prom, with the…
On Sunday 19th May, me and Miss Aindow went to the Great Manchester Run. I ran the 10K in 1 hour 22 minutes while Miss Aindow ran the Half-marathon in 2 hours 17 minutes 15 seconds.
We each ran for a special charity. I ran for the homeless charity Barnabus in Manchester and Miss Aindow ran for…
Pupils enjoyed their Summer Term 1 'Golden Ticket' reward visits on Tuesday 21 May 2019.
Primary pupils enjoyed a visit and their lunch at Cheeky Monkeys in the morning; and Secondary pupils enjoyed an afternoon at Hollywood Bowl with a mcflurry for each pupil after bowling.
As always, it…
On Friday 20th of April, our school had a special activity day to celebrate getting an Outstanding Ofsted. 11R did Archery in the morning and Rock Climbing in the afternoon. There were also Donkey Rides and Bouncy Castles for the younger children. The weather was nice until it started to rain when…
Following on from our Spanish work on food and drink last half term, yesterday 11R enjoyed a selection of tapas including frittata, lamb koftas, stuffed olives, lemon and garlic chicken and rosemary and oven dried tomato flatbread amongst other delicious dishes. We were also given a talk by Chef…
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
All pupils were a credit to…
Thank you to everyone who contributed towards fundraising for Year 11 Prom.
The Pamper hamper raffle and Name the dog raffle raised over £200!!!
The winner of Name the dog with the name of Nacho was Miss. O'Connell.
Miss Della Fera drew the Pamper hamper winners.... they were Mrs Howard…
It was the Spring Term 2 'Golden Ticket' reward visits yesterday for both Primary and Secondary Phase.
Our Primary pupils enjoyed a visit and their lunch at Cheeky Monkeys in the morning; and Secondary pupils enjoyed an afternoon at Hollywood Bowl with a mcflurry for each pupil after…
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…
On Tuesday 5th March Zak was invited to London to a Parliamentary reception with MYPLACE and Our Bright Futures. It was about raising awareness about environmental issues and the impact it is having on young, vulnerable people.
Zak said "I enjoyed meeting other people from different parts of…
11R are proud to support World Down Syndrome Day by wearing odd socks to school.