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World Book Day Bake Off 2020

World Book Day Bake Off 2020

Forty students took part in our annual book themed world book day competition and £188.50 was raised for the charity READ International. The winning cake was a beautifully decorated Harry Potter themed cake. Mrs Teasdale and Mrs Wilcock judged the competition and both...

Scholastic Book Fair in the library 2nd – 6th March

Scholastic Book Fair in the library 2nd – 6th March

A variety of fiction titles and new book titles available for students to buy There are over 200 titles with prices starting from only £2.99, There’s sure to be a book for everyone! Visit the book fair at break or lunchtimes. Book Vouchers available from:...

Big Book Quiz 2019

Big Book Quiz 2019

Congratulations to the Year 7 team taking part in the final of the Big Book Quiz at Wigan Youth Zone on Thursday 27 June. The team came fourth out of ten on the night with over fifty teams taking part in the school competition. Our Canon Slade Hallows scored 33 and...

Book Awards 2019

Book Awards 2019

Our annual trip to Bolton Children’s Fiction Award was the best ever and fourteen enthusiastic readers from year 7-9 took part. Many students shadowed the Book Award by reading and discussing the six books on this year’s shortlist. We were thrilled that...

Big Book Quiz Winners

Big Book Quiz Winners

Congratulations to a group of year 7 keen book readers that have won the first round in the local Big Book Quiz. The team scored 32/40 and were commended on the high score. Students were required to read and be prepared to answer questions on the four books selected...

World Book Day, Cakes and Book Aid International Update

World Book Day, Cakes and Book Aid International Update

This year we had seventeen entries in our annual cake bake off. The cakes were judged by Mrs Teasdale, Food Technology and Mrs Wilcock, Catering Manager."The students had the theme of a book character or book title and the standard of design was...

National Storytelling Week 2019

National Storytelling Week 2019

This year we celebrated National Storytelling Week by inviting teachers from the different departments to visit the library at lunch time to share extracts from their favourite books with students. Over the week forty seven students participated in one or more of the...

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