15 Sep

7A week 2

On Monday 7A had their P.E lesson. We had a go at working as a team during the parachute game. Everyone worked really well, following instructions and working together. 

On Tuesday everyone in class worked together to make a healthy fruit salad. We all took turns at chopping and peeling and…

24 Aug

Holiday Heroes - Thursday 24th August

We have reached the final day of Holiday Heroes for Summer 2023. We’ve had 4 fabulous weeks of playing games, having fun, making friends, spending quality time together and creating special memories. 

Today was our oldest children’s turn to go swimming at Nye Bevan pool in Skelmersdale.…

22 Aug

Holiday Heroes - Tuesday 22nd August

What a wonderful day everyone has had today, the weather was mainly kind to us again and we all enjoyed spending some time outside. 

Group 1 had another visit to Space Sensory Rooms in Preston and groups 2 and 3 stayed onsite and had a marvellous time on the giant inflatable slide and…

17 Aug

Holiday Heroes - Thursday 17th August

The third week of Holiday Heroes has finished with a fantastic day. 

The weather was fantastic so everyone was able to spend some time outside in the sunshine, we even had ice creams. Group 1, children from the lower primary classes, went on a visit to Space Sensory Rooms where they had a…

15 Aug

Holiday Heroes - Tuesday 15th August

Wow, it’s week 3 of our Holiday Heroes sessions, the first 2 weeks have whizzed by with lots of fun, laughter and special moments. 

Today our youngest children went to Space Sensory rooms in Preston. All the children (and the staff) love visiting there - the amazing slide is always a big…

10 Aug

Holiday Heroes - Thursday 10th August

Welcome to day 4 of Holiday Heroes and what a fantastic day we’ve had!

Group 1, our youngest group of children went on another trip to The Play Den in Burscough. This is a great play centre which we can book exclusively for our groups so the children can have lots of fun in a safe…

8 Aug

Holiday Heroes - Tuesday 8th August

Welcome to week 2 our Holiday Heroes. 

Today was a busy day for everyone - all groups remained on site and took advantage of the fantastic facilities here at Astley Park School - the sensory room, playground, bike track and climbing frame were all well utilised. We were delighted that…

3 Aug

Holiday Heroes - Thursday 3rd August

Welcome to day 2 of Holiday Heroes, today has been an action packed day for everyone!

 Group 1, our youngest group of children went on a trip to The Play Den in Burscough where they had a fantastic time climbing and sliding on the play frame and playing with all the toys, ride on vehicles and…

1 Aug

Holiday Heroes - Tuesday 1st August

Today is the first day of our Summer Holiday Club at Astley Park School and we have more children attending this holiday period than ever before! Despite the rather unseasonable weather, everyone still had a fabulous time. We all enjoyed interacting with the animals that came to visit from Alldays…

21 Jul

9A Chorley in Bloom

9A attended a trip with Mrs Tolan, Miss Buck, Mrs McShane and Miss Howarth on Tuesday! 
We enjoyed prepping the gardens for the competition by: 

- weeding 

- collecting vegetables to take back to school with us 

- watering the plants 


We then went to the park to attend a buffet…

21 Jul

9A Teddy’s ice cream van work experience!

Today, Teddy had a fantastic time performing work experience in the ice cream van that visited school for the end of the school year. He did an amazing job and followed instructions well. 

He learnt how to: 

- dispense ice cream out of the machine (with support) 

- put sherbet or…

21 Jul

10G Last Day of Term!

We have had the best last day of the year in 10G today! We started the morning going against everything that we have been learning in our Healthy Living module by eating cheesecake (courtesy of Miss Greenwood) for breakfast! We enjoyed a good chat with each other about our plans for the holidays…