July 2015

Awards Evening – 24/07/2015

2017-05-09T10:40:49+00:00July 24th, 2015|

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. [...]

U15 England Rugby League – 24/07/2015

2015-09-07T08:00:42+00:00July 24th, 2015|

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 [...]

Performing Arts visit to London – 23/07/2015

2015-09-07T08:00:43+00:00July 23rd, 2015|

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 [...]

Holocaust survivor talk – 22/07/2015

2015-09-07T08:00:43+00:00July 22nd, 2015|

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 [...]

Summer BBQ – 22/07/2015

2015-09-07T08:00:43+00:00July 22nd, 2015|

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 [...]

Cancer Research Fund Raising – 20/07/2015

2015-09-07T08:00:43+00:00July 20th, 2015|

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 [...]

Visit to Bowness and Kendal – 16/07/2015

2015-09-07T08:00:43+00:00July 16th, 2015|

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!'