On Wednesday 12th November many of our boys turned out to represent their House in the first Interhouse competition of the year – the Yr 8/9 combined Football.
The year 11 football team have got off to another brilliant start this season. Having won the league and cup double last season the main goal for this year is to go one better and aim to win the Lancashire County Cup.
Balshaw’s travelled to Morecambe in the first round of the Lancashire Cup determined to make amends for their semi-final loss two years ago.
Adam Butler in Year 8 has had some fantastic success recently in Judo.
Fantastic, great fun, really enjoyable are just a few of the words used by students, their families, governors, staff and neighbours of the school to describe the Garden Party at Balshaw’s C.E. High, held on the 17th July to mark the opening of the Eco Shelter.
When a high school student is asked what they have done at the weekend, ‘I went to school to build a shelter’ is not the response many people expect.
What a brilliant way to raise awareness of Fairtrade in school.
Thursday 17.07.14 at 6.30-8.00PM
On June 16th, 15 year 7 and 8 pupils took part in a week of after school STEM activities based on Athletics.
On the 23/03/14 Year 8 and 9 pupils took part in two lessons delivered by Tomorrow’s Engineers.
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.