Making Mental Health Matter

There was a choice available for students wishing to participate in today’s Mental Health Awareness Week activities. Some chose to join the Sing Yourself Happy group inside school and others took advantage of the glorious sunshine by Keeping Calm in the Garden. Paige and Rhiannon are photographed answering a questionnaire on various aspects of how…

More New Titles for the Library!

Year 8 Library Assistant, Neve, is pictured here preparing a small selection of new titles that have just arrived for the school library. Many of the titles in this £1,000 purchase have been requested by students and others are replacing some old ‘well-thumbed’ favourites. Happy reading, everyone!

Thanks Again, Sharon!

Since award-winning author Sharon Gosling chose to launch her new young adult novel ‘The Golden Butterfly’ at Prenton High School, her visit received some very positive press coverage from the Wirral Globe! Library Assistants Rose and Phoebe, Year 8, are pictured with the clip from the Globe’s May 8 issue. There has been much interest…

Being ‘Body Kind’

Our Mental Health Ambassadors joined School Counsellor Michelle Higgins to launch national Mental Health Awareness Week in school. The theme this year is Body Image – how we think and feel about our bodies. It is an issue that can affect all of us at any age and our thoughts and feelings about our bodies…

Making a Good Case for the Law

An introductory lecture from one of the country’s top Defence Barristers gave our Year 9 students and staff a wonderful and fascinating insight into today’s legal world. We were delighted that Chris Daw QC, from Serjeants’ Inn Chambers, London, and Lincoln’s House Chambers, Manchester, was able to visit school and share his story and enthusiasm…

Communication is Key

Knowledge is power, and recent parent seminars organised by Mrs McGarry, Head of Learning Support, are aimed at providing fuller understanding of different topics and to help parents develop useful strategies that support them. This, second, parent workshop of the academic year was about supporting children who had Social and Communication challenges. Thanks to course…