1 Mar

10A Nuffield Health Centre Enrichment Programme week 2

This week at the Nuffield Gym Ashley the Personal Trainer had designed a training circuit for the pupils to attempt. The circuit was a combination of a seating weight lift, rowing machine, ski pull, sledge push and lunges. Ashley timed the pupils on each activity and when directed they rotated…

1 Mar

10A Chorley in Bloom, Environmental Awareness

As part of our Duke of Edinburgh Experience we shall be volunteering at Chorley in Bloom.

Today was our first visit and we were greeted by the volunteers, Iris and Jill. 
Our project today was to create our Grass heads, as a group we listened to the instructions and followed them.


23 Feb

Nuffield Gym Enrichment programme

As part of our careers enrichment programme a few pupils visited Nuffield Gym to undertake a 5 week programme of work experience.

This week the pupils worked with Ashley a PT instructor and familiarised themselves with the environment. This involved using equipment safely, a warm up and cool…

23 Feb

10A community visits

This term in 10A is busy with community visits around the area. 
Our first visits of the week are to Chorley in Bloom, Jake visited on Monday and is involved with planting and creating a feature using tyres, unfortunately due to the weather the rest of the class were unable to visit but we will…

5 Feb

8A at the Fieldfare.

8A at Fieldfare celebrating Miss McPartlin last week in school.


8A walked all the way to the Fieldfare for our lunch today, to celebrate Miss McPartlins last week in school, as she is leaving for a little rest before having her baby. 

8A was very sensible walking down the big hill and…

5 Feb

9A week 5 term 2

On Monday morning we learnt about mental health week. We talked about how we felt and that our voices matter then we did some mindfulness colouring. After break we did some reading and Sound-write. After lunch we did relax to get ourselves ready for the afternoon. We then made some decorations for…

2 Feb

10A enjoy sports facilities in the community

This week whilst thinking about being healthy we have been enjoying lots of sport activities.

A group were involved in a day of football where we displayed great teamwork, and represented Astley Park School with great enthusiasm and pride.

Another group visited Chorley Leisure Centre where…

26 Jan

10A’s busy week!

This week has been mega busy in 10A. Jake was able to work with Chorley in Bloom and continue his Community Action Project. The whole class have been crazy busy working towards ASDAN qualifications in class and in the community, including sentence structure in English and measurement and  time in…

12 Jan

New year 2024 in 8A

1st school in for 2024 in 8A


It was so nice seeing the learners in 8A returning back to school in 2024.


It was lovely hearing all their enjoyable Christmas and New Year celebrations.


We have had a fun and relaxing week this week settling the learners back into school…

12 Jan

8P week 1. 12/1/24

The pupils and staff have had a lovely week back in class, after a very busy Christmas.

We had a walk to Asda where we split into two groups, one group searched for and bought items for our snack time while the other group searched for and bought items for our food technology lesson. 


4 Jan

Holiday Heroes 4th January 2024

All our Holiday Heroes enjoyed a private screening of Wonka at Reel Cinema in Chorley today. We were very proud of the excellent choices made by the children in the local community. Everyone agreed that the film was brilliant - and the goody bags were very popular too! 

Please look through…

22 Dec

The week Santa came for breakfast.



This week has been very very exciting!!!

 The anticipation of Santa’s visit on Thursday was clear for all to see. 

On Monday and Tuesday everybody gave their all in our performance of Last Christmas, I’m sure you’ll all agree they did amazing. We are so proud of each and every one…