This year St John Fisher Catholic High School welcomed back Katie Brennan, former student and qualified doctor, as the guest speaker at evening. Katie gave a very inspirational speech to the students from Years Seven to Ten. We would like to congratulate each student on receiving an award for progress and achievement in their studies. [...]
Congratulations to one of our students, Callum, who has been selected for the U15 England Rugby League squad The 20-man squad will be getting together on Saturday 25th July for a training session before going into camp in Cardiff on Wednesday 19th August. This will be ahead of their game against Wales at Taff Wells [...]
This year's Performing Arts visit to London involved 47 Year Nine and Ten students who enjoyed a packed itinerary, taking in the famous sights and landmarks across the capital.After spending a couple of hours enjoying street theatre and a café culture in Covent Garden, our next stop was The Theatre Royal in Drury Lane, which [...]
An inter-form competition took place for students in years seven and eight. The boys played a football competition and the girls a rounders competition.Well done to all who took part and congratulations to our winners.
St John Fisher Catholic High School were delighted to invite Mala Helfgott to talk to our Year Nine students about her life during the Holocaust.Born in Poland, she described how her family had fled when the Nazis invaded and on return explained about living in the Ghettos crowded and unhygienic conditions.She mentioned about her family’s [...]
In recognition of their hard work and dedication throughout the school year students were invited to a summer BBQ rewards event. Students were invited for the following:100% attendance and very good punctuality recordsHighest numbers of achievement points in each Form class (top 3)Outstanding interim assessments, in terms of attitudes to learning (top 10 in each [...]
Year Seven along with assistance from Miss Salter, Mrs. Collins and Mrs. Price held a cake sale in the LRB and organised the raffle of a sweet hamper to help raise money for Cancer Research. The cakes were a huge hit amongst the children and sold out in record-breaking time. Thank you to all the [...]
On July 7th 2015, Year Ten Geography students went on a trip to Bowness and Kendal. The purpose was to collect their primary data in preparation to carry out their controlled assessment, which is worth 15% of their final grade. We had a great day and the weather was kind to us!'
Congratulations to our library's top readers for each year group, as well as a few who have got awards for reading improvement and for excellent effort in reading. Also congratulations are for Amanda who has won the library's summer competition to do a piece of creative writing with a summer theme.Well done to all our [...]
A group of Year Ten students went on a visit to the Chemistry department at Liverpool University. They were given the opportunity to make super tiny clusters of gold which turned out to be purple or red in colour. This is because of the way the light bounces about on the particles. The students also made [...]