September start for G.I.R.L.S Project

A ten-week Self Development Programme started in September for eight of our Year 10 students Youth workers and musicians from Wirral based company “MultiVox” (inspirational music coaching) and the Wirral Youth Department are going to work with our students each week until Christmas. The aim of the project is to empower girls and raise confidence…

Hamper generates a book buying buzz!

Year 8 students Ellie and Lauren really enjoyed last year’s Wirral Paperback of the Year, organised by Prenton High School with other local secondary schools. When they heard that we were going to participate in the 2018 event, they wondered what they could do to support our involvement. As there are twelve books shortlisted and…

Rhiannon becoming a Major Force in Majorettes

Well done to Year 7 student Rhiannon, who in her spare time, represents the local Majorette troupe ‘Royal Onyx’. The skills of a Majorette are to perform a choreographed dance and movement, at the same time spinning and turning a baton – often seen with marching bands during parades. Rhiannon, who has been dancing for…

We’re Restarting Hearts!

‘Restart a Heart Day’ is an annual initiative aimed at training as many people as possible in CPR. The Resuscitation Council (UK), British Heart Foundation, British Red Cross, St John Ambulance and the North West Ambulance Service are working together to help train as many school children in the UK to know how to save…

Blood Brothers

The LRB copy of Blood Brothers is well-read and no wonder – as well as being a set English Literature text for our GSCE students, Willy Russell’s popular tale contains a compelling cocktail of themes: class division, poverty, love, and tragedy. Thanks to Year 8 Progress Leader and teacher of English, Mrs Robson, a group…

Officially appointed Ambassadors in Science

Following their training from the Institute of Physics at University of Liverpool in July, our Year 10 Science Ambassadors of Katie, Abbey, Lacey, Chantise, Libby, Georgia, Jayne, Jadyn, Chantelle and Laura have received their IOP Science Ambassador badges. Their training meant that they qualified to present outreach sessions to younger pupils and they quickly jumped…