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January 2020

Moving Holocaust Memorial Day assembly

2020-01-31T11:58:00+00:00January 31st, 2020|

This morning's Year 7 assembly, delivered by Deputy Head Teacher Mr Coyle, was about Holocaust Memorial Day. Year 10 pupils delivered a very moving piece of music and lyrics that they had written and produced themselves entitled 'If we all stand as one'. Their group composition was written in response to this year's Holocaust Memorial [...]

Online safety course for parents and carers

2020-01-29T13:53:42+00:00January 29th, 2020|

St John Fisher Catholic High School have shown our commitment to protecting our pupils online and have worked with National Online Safety to deliver an interactive online workshop for all our parents & carers. The course can be taken at your own convenience and covers: · Information about online dangers and the newest platforms · [...]

Generous and kind pupils

2020-01-28T16:44:04+00:00January 28th, 2020|

St John Fisher has received a heart-warming letter from the crew at HMS Blyth praising the pupils’ ‘generosity and kindness’ over Christmas. In November, our Y10 pupils embarked on a project to collect Christmas goodies and messages to send to service men and women serving in the Royal Navy over the festive period. Y10 sent [...]

Young writers wanted!

2020-01-24T16:39:01+00:00January 24th, 2020|

If you know any talented young writers in Years 9, 10 and 11 who live near Wigan and love to write - then please contact The group is all about enjoying writing, talking about ideas and getting your work heard.

Rabbit found!

2020-01-24T11:47:34+00:00January 24th, 2020|

We have found a pet rabbit on the school premises today, our staff in the science department are kindly keeping the rabbit calm and safe. Please contact the school office if you have lost your pet. Thank you

Edge Hill University – event for Parents and Carers

2020-01-22T11:42:44+00:00January 22nd, 2020|

Throughout the year, Edge Hill Univeristy hosts events on-campus which are designed to provide information and guidance to parents and carers of students (from Year 9 to 13) who are considering university as an option in their future. These events provide attendees with an overview of Higher Education and the benefits of attending, as well [...]

Become a teacher!

2020-01-21T09:22:36+00:00January 21st, 2020|

Are you looking to train to be a teacher? Applications are now open. Wigan and West Lancashire Catholic School Direct is a teacher training programme for local schools which provides ‘on the job’ training. For courses, helpful tips and information on how to apply go to

Two new teachers at St John Fisher

2020-01-09T12:54:38+00:00January 9th, 2020|

St John Fisher is delighted to announce the additions of two new teachers who have started this term. Mr Robson is the new Numeracy Co-ordinator and Teacher of Mathematics. He studied at the University of York for his degree in Mathematics and his PGCE. Mr Robson joined St John Fisher from Trinity Academy in Doncaster [...]