Art Students draw High Praise

Hosted by Neston High School, eight of our Year 10 students have just returned from a GCSE Art weekend. Our students joined up with others to take part in workshops that helped develop new skills and completing a mini project on the theme of ‘Organic Forms’. Their work, which will enhance their GCSE portfolios, was…

STEM students’ taste of University

There was a series of exciting sessions presented to our party of Year 9s accompanied Miss Bullock, teacher of Science, at a University of Liverpool STEM Day. The day started with a Dangerous Dragon Quiz, a fast-moving, calculator-free, science-based mathematics competition, helping to stimulate the mental processes for the day ahead. Students also attended a…

Swapping Back-Packing for Bag Packing!

Our Duke of Edinburgh funds were given a wonderful boost thanks to the Sainsbury’s store in Upton. Students from Years 8, 9, 10 and 11 worked hard helping to pack bags of groceries and – in return – were generously rewarded by Sainsbury’s customers. Their day’s work helped to increase the funds for our Duke…

Children in Need say ‘Thanks!’

Year 10 student and Chair of Prenton Parliament, Grace, who organised our 2017 Children in Need Appeal is pictured here with a ‘thank you’ from the BBC. She thanks all those staff and students who helped with the fundraising and for their generous contributions.

Alisha Makes Her Mark!

For just over a year now, Year 8 student Alisha has been a member of the Family Martial Arts in Birkenhead – and already she has gained her Brown-Black belt in Mixed Martial Arts (MMA). MMA encompasses disciplines from various martial arts such as boxing, kick-boxing, karate, taekwondo, wrestling and judo and, she says, when…

Ciara Prepares a Treat

Having won through the initial stage of the ‘Future Chef Competition’ in Liverpool last December, Year 10 student Ciara is now looking to the regional finals that will be held in Manchester in early February. The level of entries at this stage of the competition will be high, so excellent preparation and planning are essential…