Balshaw’s Church of England High School

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Fairtrade Chocolate Apples Sale

22 October 2014

What a brilliant way to raise awareness of Fairtrade in school.


Fairtrade and Eco Garden Party

20 July 2014

Thursday 17.07.14 at 6.30-8.00PM


Perfect Athlete STEM Week

19 July 2014

On June 16th, 15 year 7 and 8 pupils took part in a week of after school STEM activities based on Athletics.


Tomorrow’s Engineers Visit

25 June 2014

On the 23/03/14 Year 8 and 9 pupils took part in two lessons delivered by Tomorrow’s Engineers.


STEM Girls Make National Finalists

28 March 2014

Year 8 STEM club girls Olivia Foster, Jemma Gough, Madison Bolton, Heather Mulgrew, Eleanor Bird and Ruby Hill from Balshaws entered a national competition aimed at encouraging more girls into STEM subjects held by Talent 2030.


Interschool Bridge Building

28 March 2014

As part of Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM) week for Balshaw’s a new interschool bridge building competition was organised.


Balshaw’s STEM week

28 March 2014

There was an exciting line up of events to inspire in this year’s STEM week at Balshaw’s.


Lancashire Green Awards 2013

6 December 2013

I arrived at the De Vere Hotel in Blackpool on the 13th November 2013 for a drinks reception with orange juice and Bucks Fizz for the adults. There were lots of people there. We were at table 13, which turned out to be an unlucky number!


National Science and Engineering Week 14th to 22nd March 2013

14 March 2013

National Science and Engineering Week took place from 14th to 22nd March 2013 making it the longest and biggest NSEW that Balshaw's has ever celebrated! So what did we get up to...


Science and MFL Trip to Paris 2013!

14 February 2013

At February Half Term 2013, 65 Year 11 students set off for Paris! In its SEVENTH year (wow!), the trip was the best yet!


The Recycled Christmas Tree Challenge

7 December 2012

The Fairtrade/ Eco committee were keen to make sure the school remembered the message of recycling during the busy Christmas period.