The St John Fisher public speaking team deserve praise for their excellent efforts in the recent Archdiocese Public Speaking competition which was held at St John Rigby College. We had three participants, all from Yr 8: * Charlie - Kate Davies who spoke about the media and the control it exerts over society. * Ellie [...]
Good Luck to Faith in Year 8 who on Wednesday is off to the SoHo Theatre in London as she has been nominated for a Million Minuets Young People Award. Faith is fluent in sign language, which she taught herself, and gives up her free time to act as an interpreter for a deaf lady [...]
10R should be very proud of themselves after raising an amazing £62 through donating spare change every morning during form time. After learning about CAFOD’s work in collective worship, students in 10R dug deep into their pockets and managed to raise this fantastic total. Their form tutor Mr Burke said “I am so proud to [...]
Talented students from SJF attended the Archdiocese Media Competition at Liverpool Hope University. Both the dance and the music entries performed well and were a credit to the school. Our music entry won their category and received some very good feedback on their performance. The dance entry performed very well in strong competition.
Four talented Year 9 boys have gained rugby scholarships with Super League rugby teams. Tom, Clayton and Danny are at Wigan Warriors while Daniel W will join St Helens. All the boys 14 and are members of St Jude’s ARLFC where Tom plays in the No 6 position, Daniel W No 4, Danny No 9 [...]
Year Five pupils from our feeder primary schools are having a taste of high school life by visiting St John Fisher over a couple of days. SJF Ambassadors, who were former pupils at each of the primary school, were selected to guide and help the pupils during their visit – and they’ve been brilliant. Primary [...]
We are delighted to introduce our senior prefect team for 2019/20. Following a very thorough selection and interview process, Millie and Alfie have been appointed as Head Girl and Head Boy. They will be assisted by Isabella and Jack in their roles as Deputy Head Girl and Deputy Head Boy. Also part of the senior [...]
It was a successful night for St John Fisher at the Wigan Observer and Post Education Awards 2019. The event was at Wigan and Leigh College and it was a chance to celebrate the best of education in Wigan. Well done to Beth for winning the Secondary Pupil of the Year award - we are [...]
The final figure from our Race for Life for Cancer Research UK was a staggering £657! Thank you to everyone who took part, supported or contributed.
IMPORTANT: Tonight's Y8 rugby final is cancelled. The Y8 Wigan & Leigh Champion Schools RL Final is off due to St Mary's not being able to raise a team. The Y10 match is still going ahead. Y10 SJF v St Peter's 6.20pm kick off.