Balshaw’s Church of England High School

Latest News


Anni and Will Pike are Hosting a Fundraiser for the Bennet Family on Friday 24th February at 7:00 pm

20 February 2017

Will Pike, in Year 10, and his Sister Anni, a former Balshaw’s student, are hosting a fund raiser to support their friends Oliver, Hannah and Luke who sadly lost both of their parents to cancer within one week of each other.


The Right Reverend Julian Henderson Bishop of Blackburn visited Balshaw's for the Commissioning and Licensing Service for Youth Worker Chaplain Fiona Conway

9 February 2017

On Monday 30th January, we were delighted to welcome The Right Reverend Julian Henderson Bishop of Blackburn to School to lead the Commissioning and Licensing service for our new Youth Worker Chaplain Fiona Conway.


AGT Event on Tuesday 7th February

8 February 2017

Mrs Henderson ran an English, Science and French AGT event for selected students in Years 8 and 9 Tuesday 7th February.


Year 10 and 11 Students Watch International Netball at the Echo Arena

7 February 2017

On Thursday 2nd February, Mrs Lupton and Mrs Coburn took 15 of our Year 10 and 11 students to watch an International netball match between England Roses and New Zealand Silver Ferns at the Echo Arena in Liverpool.


U13s Basketball Team Win All Three Fixtures

1 February 2017

Well done to our U13s basketball team who won all three of their fixtures on 25th January.


U13s and U15s Girls Cricket Teams Compete in Chance to Shine Competition

1 February 2017

On Monday 30th January, the U13 and U15 girls cricket team competed in the Chance to Shine Indoor 8-a-side competition.


Peace Poster Competition 2017

25 January 2017

Once again our students submitted art work entries into the Leyland and Cuerden Valley Lions competition in January 2017.


'Christmas Cracker'

21 December 2016

Our ‘Christmas Cracker’ of a show took place on Wednesday 14th December and a large audience gathered in the ‘Christmassy’ Hall for an evening a festive fun.


Didn’t We Have an Interesting Time the Day We Returned to The Classroom?

20 December 2016

On Friday 25th November former Balshavian students came back to school for an afternoon of lessons.


Jack Secures an Apprenticeship with PNE

19 December 2016

Jack Baxter, in Year 11, has recently secured an apprenticeship at PNE FC Academy with the U18s team.


Adam Selected for the England Judo Squad

19 December 2016

Adam Butler has achieved further success with his Judo.


Year 8 5-a-Side Team are Gold Medal Winners

16 December 2016

Our Year 8 boys won the South Ribble Year 8 5-a-side competition against 10 other South Ribble Schools.