South Ribble High Schools' Art Exhibition
Students, from all years, who have work exhibited at the South Ribble High Schools’ Art Exhibition, attended the certificate presentation evening on Tuesday 14th March.
Rachel Ashton's Musical Journey
Former student Rachel Ashton, who is 16, now studies music at Preston College.
Year 9 students Charla Elliott, Hollie Unsworth, Emmy McGillivray and Year 8 student Ellie Telford are members of the Infinity Cheer cheerleading group.
GCHQ Girls' CyberFirst Competition
Four girls from Balshaw’s have recently competed in the first ever GCHQ girls’ CyberFirst competition which involved over 8,000 girls and 2,100 teams across the UK.
Maddison has been ice-skating for two years. She is coached by Linzi Deacon, herself an ex-professional ice-skater at Nation level.
Jason Plays Crown Green Bowls
Jason Harris, in Year 9, is a member of North Lancashire & Fylde Junior County Crown Green Bowling team and he also plays for the Fox Lane club in Leyland for their ‘A’ team in both the Chorley & District Senior and Junior leagues.
Celebration for Year 11 Students
It was great to celebrate with a group of Year 11 students on Friday 3rd March.
Teri's Trampolining Triumph
A huge congratulations to Teri Williams, who won the U15 South Ribble Novice Trampolining Competition on Monday 27th February.
Age Concern Thanks for Your Support
Ron Hutchinson, who is the Fundraising Manager for Age Concern, visited school on Monday 27th February to present us with a certificate for the support given to the elderly people in the community at Christmas time.
Education Sunday - 5th February
Balshaw’s students were invited to take a full and active part in the 11:15 service at St Andrew’s Church, Leyland for Education Sunday.
NCS Challenge for Students Aged 15 to 17 Years
Thank you to Heather and Ellie from The NCS Challenge for visiting school on Wednesday 22nd March and speaking to our Year 11 students. The NCS Challenge gives young people an amazing opportunity to experience a range of activities from outdoor pursuits to leadership and communication skills.
Squash - Lancashire Girls U15s are Runners Up in the Junior Inter County Championships
Year 9 student Rachael Procter recently represented Lancashire Girls under 15 Squash Team in the Inter County Championships.