Prenton decides

Mirroring the General Election results locally, our students clearly voted for Labour in the Prenton mini-election yesterday. Had the nationwide ballot produced these figures, there would be no hung parliament! The results were:   Party Votes % share 1 Labour 312 87.4 2 Conservative   19   5.3 3 Green   18   5.0 4…

Voting is under way!

It is General Election Day not just across the UK but also here in school – and although we cannot say how voting is going nationwide, it can definitely be described as ‘brisk’ in school. Thanks to Mr Graves, our Strategic IT Manager, the school’s screensavers for the day reminded students to head to the…

A Slice of Cake for Peace of Mind

The staff bake-off before half term raised £30 for Wirral Mind, an organisation that helps adults in our local community with mental health problems and learning disabilities. Both Wirral Mind’s CEO Sandra Gilbert and Staff organiser and teacher of Mathematics Mrs Johns thank all those who baked and bought cakes in our latest bake-off.

Place your vote in our Prenton Poll!

Although our students are ineligible to vote in Thursday’s nationwide General Election, they can exercise their right to vote in Prenton’s own polling day. To be certain students have as much information as they need about the main policies of each of the major political parties there is a display and an electronic presentation in…

Observing the National Silence

Along with others across the country, we observed a one-minute silence yesterday in memory of all who lost their lives in London on Saturday evening. As with the recent tragic event in Manchester, we also considered the families of the victims at this time and spent a moment thinking about people around the world whose…

Tripping the boards at LIPA

Thanks to organiser Ms Barr, teacher of Performing Arts, her group of Year 10 students – accompanied by a couple of Year 8 and Year 9 students – enjoyed an educational trip to the Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts (LIPA). Greeted there by Andrea McDevitt, LIPA’s Programme Manager for Dance, they received a guided tour…