From our chaplain Mrs Donnellan Good Morning, If we had been in school today, we would have been having Mass at lunchtime. The Mass was to dedicate our school to Our Lady. Yesterday England was rededicated as the Dowry of Mary. The first dedication was made in 1381 by Richard II. England received the title [...]
Fifth Sunday of Lent John 11:1-45 Jesus hears that his friend Lazarus who lives in Bethany is sick. Sadly, by the time Jesus gets there Lazarus is dead and has been buried for four days. Jesus goes to the tomb and asks them to roll away the stone which was blocking the entrance. He tells [...]
Dear Pupils, Parents and Carers, I really hope you are coping well, staying safe and keeping physically and mentally fit. We really miss you already. We are just under a week into a very different way of working and learning but we have been really impressed with how students have engaged with the challenge of [...]
From Mrs Donnellan "Thank God for this gift too wonderful for words." 2 Corinthians 9:15 It's one of the first things we teach our children: to say thank you. It's funny that we can use those same words whether someone has just passed us the ketchup, dropped us off at the station or given us [...]
Science teacher Mrs Davy has become one of the half-a-million plus people who have now volunteered for the NHS. Mrs Davy logged onto the Good Samaritan website and, with many others, has offered her time to help others. “I’m fit and well and I just want to help. I’m very much a team player kind-of [...]
Over the past few months in school we have introduced students to Zumos. This website gives access to a wide range of NHS and CAMHS-approved resources to help support their mental health and wellbeing. In the current climate, it is only natural that students will struggle to adapt to the changing routine and there are [...]
Wigan Council have launched the #BeKind movement. Be Kind is about the small things you can do to help others, it might be checking in on your neighbours or considering the needs of other people. The Council are currently establishing a network of hubs backed by The Deal which can help co-ordinate support for our [...]
The Department of Education have been informed some parents have received an email stating: ‘As schools will be closing, if you're entitled to free school meals, please send your bank details and we'll make sure you're supported’. This is a scam email - do not respond, and delete immediately.
Extra Curricular History documentaries which may prove useful for Years 7,8 & 9.