Looking at Life after GCSEs

Where after GCSEs? This was the question posed to our Year 11 students by Paula Blackmore, Vice President of Birkenhead Sixth Form College, at a special assembly arranged by Ms Craven, Year 11 Progress Leader, today. Paula provided an A-Z of the courses they offer as well as a range of exciting new courses they…

Beat the Scammers with a Super-Password

There were a number of high-profile data hacks reported last year and recent articles in the national press have advised us to increase our levels of cyber security protection by changing our online passwords to ‘super-passwords’. Thanks to Mr Simon, Subject Leader – IT & Computer Science, this month’s E-Safety theme of Identity Theft coincides…

An Inspiring Morning for Year 11

It has been a key date in the diary for our Year 11 students as they received their Pre-Public Examination (PPE) results, taken before Christmas. Joining Year 11 Progress Leader, Ms Craven, later in the Main Hall, students were encouraged to reflect on what went well for them in their examinations, to take advantage of…

A New Vision for a New Year

The start of a new year is an excellent time to review aspirations, taking a fresh look as to where we see ourselves in the future – and how we are to achieve our ambitions. In the first of a series of assemblies Headteacher Mrs Ayling, supported by members of the student working group, launched…

Happy Christmas from Prenton

We wish staff, students and their families, and our neighbours a happy and peaceful Christmas. Please follow the link to see the Winter 2018 e-version of our ‘High Life’ newsletter – don’t forget that school returns on Monday 7 January!  

Chocolate Logs

Congratulations to winner Lucy and runners-up, Ellie, Rosie and Maisie for their superb log-making. These logs were not hewn out of wood, however – with cake fillings, each was covered in the most delicious chocolate designs! As can be seen here, Mrs English’s 7YDT1 class has seriously helped the Wirral chocolate sales over the past…