June 2014

Performing Arts Week – 27/06/2014

2017-05-09T10:40:58+00:00June 27th, 2014|

Both ‘Greece’ and ‘Grease’ were on the agenda for our annual arts week. Among the array of activities awaiting students were traditional Greek dancing and the recounting of myths and legends from ancient Greece. To complete the Hellenic theme, there were classes in pottery and mosaics.‘Grease’ was represented by performance workshops in this great 1971 [...]

Chester Zoo Visit – 25/06/2014

2017-05-09T10:40:59+00:00June 25th, 2014|

Year Eight students visited Chester Zoo on a Geography department field trip. They have been studying endangered species as part of a unit on conservation. The Students had a lesson with the zoo staff who explained how Chester Zoo helps conserve such species. The children then had the opportunity to view the animals in their [...]

Youth Speaks – 20/06/2014

2017-05-09T10:40:59+00:00June 20th, 2014|

Congratulations to three of our Year Seven boys for their excellent performance in this year’s ‘Youth Speaks’ competition organised by the Rotary Club of Wigan. They talked on the topic of ‘Time Travel: Is it real?’ They certainly did our school proud. Well done Boys!

Liverpool Metropolitan Cathedral Visit – 20/06/2014

2017-05-09T10:40:59+00:00June 20th, 2014|

Year Seven students visited the Metropolitan Cathedral of Christ the King where they had the opportunity to study religious symbolism and worship. They cover these topics in school next year. The students were guided around the Cathedral where they learned about the building’s history, the sculpture & art work and the significance of the different [...]

Leavers’ Mass – 20/05/2014

2017-05-09T10:40:59+00:00June 20th, 2014|

The Year Eleven students together with their parents, guardians, relatives and friends have come together to celebrate their last Mass at our school. The theme of the Mass, which was chosen by the senior prefect team, was ‘Giving Thanks‘ and this was reflected in the readings and hymns. Fr Sergio from St Jude’s celebrated Mass [...]