16 October 2018

KS4T Interview Wigan Football Players

Students from KS4 Transition had an amazing experience this week when they visited DW Staduim to interview football players as part of their ASDAN Football accrediatation work.

All students conducted themselves in a mature manner during the visit and interview, the players were highly impressed…

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14 October 2018

Weekend at Sainsburys

Earlier this year our school was selected as Sainsbury’s local charity of the year! 

A huge thank you to our PTA and students for giving up their weekend to help out with the bucket collection at Wigan Sainsbury’s. The money raised will be added towards the end of the year grand total which…

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10 October 2018

World Mental Health Day 2018

Today is World Mental Health Day, and to highlight the importance of this day our Key Stage 3 Progress class had some fantastic discussions around what mental health is, how we can prevent it from escalating, and what we can do to support ourselves and each other. 

Students and staff shared…

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10 October 2018

DofE Directly Licensed Centre

We are very proud to have become a Duke of Edinburgh’s Award (DofE) Directly Licensed Centre. The DofE is widely acknowledged as the world’s leading youth achievement award. A DofE programme involves volunteering in the community, learning a skill, taking part in a physical activity and planning…

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9 October 2018

Learning Suite Art Gallery

We have uploaded some of the wonderful art work completed by our students.

The work has been completed by students from;

  • Learning Suite Foundation.
  • Learning Suite Transition.

We will keep updating our gallery throughout the year.

You can find the gallery on the Learning Suite

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8 October 2018

Headteacher's Awards 8th October 2018

Every week staff are asked to nominate students for the Headteacher's award. The award is linked to our school badge values (Friendship, Success, Achieve and Respect).

Mrs Austin was very pleased to award the following students this week. Well done for being great role models and upholding the…

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5 October 2018

Lego Therapy - Autumn Week 5

This week in Lego Therapy, we introduced job roles. We worked in pairs and one person was a builder and the other was an architect. The architect had to read the instructions, find the pieces and give them to the builder. The builder had to listen to instruction from the architect and build the…

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4 October 2018

Learning Suite Progress

LSP have been hands on in Maths measuring our small animals. 

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2 October 2018

River Tawd

Post 16 are working down at the River Tawd with the local Rangers.  The group will be looking at conservation and environmental awareness as part of their Greenleaders Award.

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28 September 2018

Lego Therapy - Autumn Week 4

This week in Lego Therapy we watch part of a Lego animation TV show. We looked in particular at the parts the characters and buildings were made up of. Our challenge was then to build a small model of our own then describe what pieces we had used to the group.

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21 September 2018

Lego Therapy - Autumn Week 3

This week our Lego Therapy group had the challenge of building a small Lego set in pairs. Daniel and William worked very hard together and managed to complete their Lego set by working as a team. After this we had challenge cards to build different things independently to practice our fine motor…

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23 June 2018

Horticulture Afternoon

Our horticulture groups have been busy preparing the raised beds and planning a calendar of vegetables to grow throughout the Spring. The onions are in and various other vegetables will follow soon! The photos above show Post 16 hosting their Horticulture afternoon where students, staff and…

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