Girls swimming teams compete well at National swimming finals

The Inter and senior girls made the long trip to the Olympic pool in London to take part in this year’s English Schools’ swimming finals. Setting off from Canon Slade in the sunshine on the Friday morning the journey as trouble free and traffic free! The motorways,...

Annual Careers Convention a Great Success

On Tuesday 24th November we held our Annual Careers Convention.  43 representatives from universities, colleges, apprenticeship providers, employers and uniformed services had exhibition stands at this popular event. Despite it being a miserable wet evening there was...

Borneo Expedition 2016

The Borneo Expedition Group is holding a Christmas Raffle and there are lots of amazing prizes. Our star prize is a week in a villa in Cyprus!! (flights not included – you can’t have everything!) There are lots of other lovely prizes including quite a few vouchers for...

Canon Slade have two teams in National Cross Country finals

Canon Slade had great success at the recent North West regional finals of the English Schools cross country. Competing in the junior girls, junior boys and inter girls competitions, the reward for both the girls’ teams was qualification for the national final in...

Richard Jupp of Elbow – Drum Workshop November 2015

On Saturday 7th November, Richard Jupp, drummer from Manchester based band Elbow, came to Canon Slade to deliver a drum masterclass. Thirteen pupils attended the session and had four hours of tuition from Richard. The pupils, who had varying levels of drumming...