St John Fisher News

Uni:4U deadline

In last week’s assembly, Y10 pupils received a presentation from representatives of Uni:4U and from Y11 students who participated in the programme last year. The Uni:4U programme allows Y10 pupils to visit a range of universities and higher education facilities in the Greater Manchester area. There they will take part [...]

Y7 Parents’ Evening

REMINDER – Year 7 Parents’ Evening There is an opportunity this Thursday (21st March) 4-6.30pm for parents of Year 7 pupils to discuss their child’s progress with subject teachers. Mrs Stanton, Head of Year, will also be available should you wish to meet with her. On arrival please enter through [...]

Seneca Learning

All students and teachers now have free access to Seneca - a revision and homework platform making studying more fun. Seneca is an interactive way to learn official course content. Their web app covers 150+ exam board specific courses condensing what students need to know for their exams. The software [...]

Trainee teachers learn more about ‘special’ Catholic education

St Edmund Arrowsmith hosted the annual CCRS Conference for all of the trainee teachers in Wigan and West Lancashire Catholic School Direct. As part of their year-long training course, the trainees complete a double module of the Catholic Certificate in Religious Studies and the day-long conference gives them training in [...]


Apologies. Today's Year 7 rugby match has been cancelled due to a waterlogged pitch.

Poetry stars!

After over a hundred entries for this year’s poetry competition entitled ‘Poetry escape’, Mr Burke was finally able to narrow them down to five winners! Entries came from a variety of students from Years 7, 8 and 9 of all abilities. The winners were: 1st place: Isabelle (Y9) 2nd place: [...]

School Funding

Letter to Parents about school funding - Please read it, it's extremely important: To contact MP Lisa Nandy go to: Lisa Nandy MP Wigan Investment Centre Waterside Drive Wigan WN3 5BA Email: Telephone: 01942 242 047