January 2014

Mountain Biking at Rivington Pike – 10/01/2014

2017-05-09T10:41:01+01:00January 10th, 2014|

Thirteen Year Eleven students following the GCSE Physical Education course spent two gruelling days mountain biking around Rivington Pike on the West Pennine Moors. All students were evaluated as part of their practical assessment, the marks for which count towards their GCSE practical grades. A total of four sporting activities are included in the overall [...]

Karen Atkinson MBE – 09/01/2014

2017-05-09T10:41:01+01:00January 9th, 2014|

Our congratulations are extended to former student Karen Atkinson on being awarded an MBE in the New Year Honours List for services to netball.Karen has represented England in netball since 1994 and was selected for the senior England team in 1997. During her international career, she has won bronze medals at three Commonwealth games (1998, [...]

Wigan Warriors ‘Double’ Celebration! – 07/01/2014

2017-05-09T10:41:01+01:00January 7th, 2014|

To celebrate Wigan Warriors tremendous achievement in winning ‘the double’, the club mascot, Mighty Max, visited school accompanied by both the Super League Trophy and the Challenge Cup. Many of the students took the opportunity to have their photographs taken with trophies.