17 June 2019

Presentation to Derian House

On Monday 17th June 2019, we welcomed Mike Croskery, the Community Fundraiser, for Derian House to school.

10 June 2019

Lancashire Schools Track & Field Championships on Saturday 8th June 2019

Congratulations to all the Balshaw's students who represented the South Ribble district at the Lancashire Schools Track & Field Championships at Stanley Park Arena in Blackpool on Saturday 8th June 2019.

3 June 2019

BAE Systems Visit - Year 11 Students

On Tuesday 2nd April, a group of Year 11 Balshaw’s students, accompanied by Mr Melling and Mrs Seedall, visited the Academy for Skills and Knowledge at the BAE Systems site at Samlesbury, Lancashire.

23 May 2019

Spring Fair and Family Fun Day 2019

Well, what a super day, our Spring Fair and Family Fun Day was and what amazing sunny weather! We are so very lucky to have wonderful staff, students, patrons, volunteers and supporters who give up their time to make this day so much fun.

23 May 2019

DigiGirlz Trip to Microsoft UK

On Monday 20th May, Mr Mort and Miss Lockhart took the train to London to visit Microsoft’s Paddington offices with eight Year 8 girls for an event called DigiGirlz. The event is aimed at girls to inspire them to pursue their dream with STEM.

4 April 2019

Rotary Club Technology Tournament

Four students Balshaw's joined students from across South Ribble for the annual Rotary Technology tournament held at the Civic Centre last week.

2 April 2019

Ready, Set, Bake!

If we can do it, so can you!

14 March 2019

Jenson Warren Represents Lancashire

Jenson Warren selected to represent Lancashire at the inter-counties cross country championships in Loughborough.

11 March 2019

Balshaw's U13's Indoor Cricket Team

Indoor Cricket Competition.

1 March 2019


Dear Parents/Carers I am writing to you to highlight a concern that many children are already aware of. Many children in school have been talking about or making reference to the 'MOMO Challenge.' This is something that is in the media at the moment and parents need to be aware so that we can all work together to keep children safe on devices.

28 February 2019

Iceland Trip 2019

At the start of half term Mrs McCutcheon, Mrs Holden, Mr Mort and Mrs Thomasson took 39 students from Years 9 – 11 to Iceland.

11 February 2019

Holocaust Memorial Day Service

On Saturday 26th January, it was the Holocaust Memorial Day Service at Astley Park.