21 October 2015

The Drama Department Trip to London

On Saturday 17th October, while most of you would have been relaxing at home, the Drama Department met at Preston Railway Station at 7:30 a.m. to begin their journey to London.

13 October 2015

Fantastic Gymnastics from Teri Williams

Teri Williams has had a busy and successful time competing in a number of competitions during 2015.

7 October 2015

Kyo is a Swimming Sensation!

Kyo Tanner has had a very busy time over in Summer taking part in a different swim events and securing his place in future competitions.

6 October 2015

Farington WW1 Memorial Garden

On September 27th a memorial was dedicated to the young men of Farington who gave their lives in the defence of our country during the Great War.

20 August 2015

GCSE Results Day

Balshaw's Church of England High School students received their GCSE examination results today and we are very proud of their achievements which are the culmination of a lot of hard work.

15 July 2015

Gardening Club

Our Gardening Club at Balshaw’s Church of England High School meets three days per week at lunchtime. The group members are aged between 11 and 14.

15 July 2015

Year 10 Geology Trip to North Yorkshire

Our Year 10 Geology students visited Ingleton Waterallls in North Yorkshire in July to immerse themselves in local geology.

15 July 2015

Bletchley Park Educational Visit

On Friday 3rd July, Mr Mort, Miss Lockhart, Miss Chisholm and Mrs Elliott took a group of students from Year 9 and Year 10 on an educational visit to Bletchley Park, near Milton Keynes in Buckinghamshire.

14 July 2015

Spring Rewards Afternoon - July 2015

On 13th July 2015 Students in Years 7, 8 and 9, who qualified to attend the awards afternoon, had a fun packed afternoon ahead of them.

9 July 2015

Fairtrade Teddy Bears' Picnic

To highlight the work of the Fairtrade group at Balshaw's the students invited Tiddlywinks the local preschool group to join them for a Fairtrade Teddy Bears' picnic, in July 2015, at the school’s Eco shelter built by the students in 2014.

30 June 2015

Balshaw’s are Athletics Champions 2015!

A huge congratulations to all our athletes who represented the school so well on Friday 26th June. Their fantastic performances have led to us being crowned the District Athletics Champions!

24 June 2015

Year 9 Space STEM Week

In the summer of 2015 Year 9 students had an out of this world experience when they were involved in Space Week. Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (the STEM subjects) led the way by offering a whole range of lessons based on the exploration of space.