Our Performing Arts Department was selected to represent Wigan at the National Holocaust Memorial event today. They performed Drama, Dance and Music at the event held in Wigan town centre. As always our pupils performed wonderfully with maturity and passion.
If you know any talented young writers in Years 9, 10 and 11 who live near Wigan and love to write - then please contact firstname.lastname@example.org. The group is all about enjoying writing, talking about ideas and getting your work heard.
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
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 [...]
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 catholicsd.org.uk/
Thank you to Fr Giorgio for coming to celebrate the first school Mass of 2020. Celebrating Mass together is an integral part of life at SJF and it was wonderful to see so many pupils and staff present. Our next Mass is on Friday 7 February at 1.10pm. Everyone is [...]
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 [...]
: start Thank you to all staff and pupils for their donations for Christmas Jumper Day. We are still counting up the total, but nearly £400 has been raised for our chosen charities - Save the Children and the NSPCC. The students were in great spirit donning their Christmas attire [...]
Our former Religious Studies teacher Mrs Hensey-Reynard is a keen photographer and regularly took photographs which appeared on BBC North West Tonight. Weather Presenter Dianne Oxberry had a 'Weather Watchers' section and Jean's photos of the area were shown under the name 'Jean's Jewels.' Mrs Hensey-Reynard discovered she had breast [...]
All pupils have been issued with their end of term reports today. Please check their school bags! Included in the envelope with the report is a letter from each Head of Year which has a reply slip. We would be grateful if you could return this tomorrow. Please make any [...]
St John Fisher pupils, parents, guardians and teachers have raised a massive £667.90 for @NSPCC ‘Get your sparkle on' campaign. Thank you so much to everyone who contributed, this will make a huge difference to vulnerable young people. #SparkleOn #EveryChildhood
All Year 7 & 8 pupils will take part in the Christmas Reading Challenge. Their target is to read two books over the holiday and complete the challenge tasks in the Reading Challenge booklet. Pupils can take books out in their reading lesson, before and after school, and during morning [...]