Tom Cottingham and Leon Stott were students at Balshaw’s between 1996-2001. They are helping their friend Jamie to raise money for St.Catherine’s Hospice in memory of Jamie’s Aunty Caron who sadly passed away.
Adam Butler, in Year 11, has been busy over the last few weeks winning a gold medal in judo at both the Midlands and North West Area Open competitions.
On the evening of 28th February Balshaw's Church of England High School welcomed a fantastic turnout of students & parents to their Careers Fair.
Ella McBride and Isla Gee, in Year 7, competed in the South Ribble Schools Trampolining Championships both performing 2 great routines each.
A number of Balshaw’s students entered art work into the South Ribble High Schools Art Exhibition again this year.
The following article was written by Frankie Poulter in Year 8:
On Friday 23rd February the Balshaw's Year 10 Handball team went to represent South Ribble at the Lancashire School Games Handball competition held at UCLAN.
On Monday 26th February our U13s cricket team represented Balshaw's and the district at the Lancashire regional round of the Chance to Shine Indoor cricket competition.
Annabelle Henderson, in Year 9, took part in an RE Open Day with other Balshaw’s students and Miss Preston, who is the RE Curriculum Leader.
Emily Wright is a former Balshaw’s student who is raising money for Alder Hey hospital.
Former Balshaw's student Luke Hemmings is raising money for Prostate Cancer UK.
Congratulations to Poppy Glasby Seddon, in Year 10, who came 2nd in the 300m U17s Northern indoor athletics championships in Sheffield on Saturday 13th January.