Pupil of the Week - 2009/10

For the week ending Friday 16th July

  • Set 1 English (Year 9) for exceptional performance in first controlled test.
  • Dominic Grange, Hannah Rodgers, Daniel Grange, Dominic Ward, Max Hesmondhalgh, Elizabeth Parsons and Leah Anderton (Year 8) for outstanding service to school as representatives at the Eco - classroom project at Pendle Fisheries.

For the week ending Friday 9th July

  • Ellicia Swindells, Kane Taylor, Laura Caunce, Emma Parker for excellent role models as Lead Buddies.

For the week ending Friday 2nd July

  • Jack Haslam (Year 10) for continued improvement and achievement in science.
  • Will Murray (Year 7) Best overall boy performance in District athletics competition.
  • Ella Chippendale (Year 8) All round contribution to school life.
  • Clare Sutton (Year 10) voted District player of season for rounders.

For the week ending Friday 25th June

  • Jack Haslam for excellent results from Myerscough college. Jack Worrell for participation with the band - fantastic dancing!
  • Team of the Week:
  • Year 9 rounders team who came second in the tournament. Tom Chew for his wonderful media skills.

For the week ending Friday 18th June

  • Faye Capstick for outstanding A* drama coursework in English

For the week ending Friday 11th June

  • Jack Bolton (Year 8) outstanding piece of Spanish written work on the Environment.
  • Chelsea Braithwaite (Year 10) tenacity in carrying out her prefect duties.
  • Tom Hill (Year 9) for not ‘following the crowd’ in the diving competition.
  • Will Murray (Year 7) andToby Bolton (Year 10) for breaking records at the Swimming Gala
  • Team of the Week:
  • Year 8 Girls Rounders Team.

For the week ending Friday 21st May

  • Dan Lynagh for helping with French exchange disco.
  • Year 10 cricket team who beat Stoneyhurst College.
  • Jack Haslam for his hat trick against Norden.
  • James Banks (Year 11) for excellent poetry essay.
  • Year 10 Rounders Team for winning District tournament.
  • Form 9JB for raising £48.00 for charity by selling popcorn.
  • Sam Mitton and Ben Mitton (Year 9) for Outstanding Work in Asdan. Jordan Gott in Year 11 for exceptional effort on Art exhibition, especially for helping others.
  • Gardening Group for replanting us at the week-end.

For the week ending Friday 14th May

  • Dan Lynagh for helping with the French Exchange disco.
  • James Banks (Year 11) for excellent poetry essay.
  • Team of the Week:
  • Year 10 cricket team who beat Stoneyhurst College. Jack Haslam for his hat trick against Norden.

For the week ending Friday 7th May

  • Jocelyn Comstive & Laura O'Neil (Year 11) for vast progress in French speaking.
  • Billy Longson (Year 7) for excellent pre-election questions.
  • Hannah Whittaker - Great skill in dealing with difficult incident on first prefect duty.

For the week ending Friday 30th April

  • Isaac Pope (Year 7) for excellent effort in Form time in the Library.
  • Caitlin Dickinson (Year 7) for producing an amazing half-life equation.
  • Sam Neville (Year 8) for awesome performance in cricket.
  • Hayley Heaton & Shannon Riley (Year 10) for outstanding German speaking tests.
  • Callum Foster, Harry Shaw, Oliver James, Brandon Atkinson, Dominic Collins (Year 10) for exceptional performance in the drama section of their English course.

For the week ending Friday 23rd April

  • Joshua Frankland and Harry Richardson in Year 7 for exceptional assistance to Mrs O’Doherty

For the week ending Friday 16th April

  • Congratulations to New Senior Prefect Team: Olivia Maybury (Head Girl) Calum Harris (Head Boy) Bethan Smith (Deputy Head Girl) James Harrison (Deputy Head Boy) Rebecca Alpe (Senior Prefect) Jonathan Parker (Senior Prefect)

For the week ending Friday 19th March

  • Lucy Finch (Year 10) passed her Silver and Gold medals in Ice Skating.
  • Annabel Coar (Year 10) and Joanne Oldfield (Year 9) - for their work to raise funds for Breast Cancer.
  • Jack Excell (Year 8) for scoring 6 goals in a match against Hollins High School-the team won 7-6.
  • Team of the Week:
  • Year 7 Boys’ Football Team for winning the league – they did not concede a goal! Sam Elliott for excellent work in English.

For the week ending Friday 12th March

  • Jack Adamson, George Nolan, Georgina Bolton for representing the school on Sunday in the Culshaw Cup Badminton Competition.
  • Cast of “Grease” for outstanding effort and fantastic show. S4 D & T Team: Mark Briggs, Jonathan Parker, Chris Thompson, Tom Martin, for winning Regional Rotary Competition.

For the week ending Friday 5th March

  • Emily Addison - excellent piece of art homework (J Preston).
  • Ben Mitton - excellent piece of poetry in performing arts (C Collinge).
  • Team of the Week:
  • Year 8 netball team - coming second in netball tournament (F Britcliffe)

For the week ending Friday 19th February

  • Robert Warner in (Year11) for 6th place in Lancashire Cross Country Event. He will now represent Lancashire in the National Schools’ Event in Manchester on Saturday 20th March. A public apology is due to Rob, owing to the fact that when he won the District Cross Country event, we called him Walker instead of Warner!
  • Harry Shaw (Year 10) for outstanding attitude and behaviour during the half-term ski trip.
  • Zoe Edwardson (Year 10) for excellent performance in her Step to Work placement.
  • Team of the Week:
  • Year 10 Enterprise Day Team winners: Group 8 consisting of Calum Harris, Megan Hirst, Tom Martin, Katy Haworth, Lucy Craine, Jake Lloyd, Sophie Montague, Tom Boyer, Lucy Finch, Shannon Riley.

For the week ending Friday 5th February

  • Katie Fenton and Charlotte Picot for an excellent performance for speaking and listening assessment in GCSE English for the drama focus - nominated by Mr Fletcher.

For the week ending Friday 29th January

  • Daniel Robinson (Year 8) nominated by Mrs Ingham for great initiative and bravery in order to save his home from burning down.
  • Steven Dewhurst (Year 8) nominated by Mr Barton for winning U13 District Table Tennis Tournament.
  • Lydia Thompson (Year 7) nominated by Miss Kellow for selection to appear in Charter Theatre Ballet Production of Giselle.
  • Rebecca Alpe and Richard Hartley nominated by Mr Gleave for outstanding assistance with Junior Gymnastics Competition.
  • Team of the Week:
  • Year 7 Rugby Team nominated by Mr Gleave for winning the U12 District Rugby Tournament: James Wolfenden(capt), Josh Frankland, James Walsh, Will Sames, Paul Holmes, Will Murray, Sam Hill, Ayden Webster, John Taylor, Charlie Lloyd, Charlie Cooper, Will Spedding, Dominic Beebee, Jake Sanderson

For the week ending Friday 22nd January

  • Rob Walker (Year 11) nominated by PE Dept for winning U16 District Cross Country.
  • Laura Roberts (Year 10) nominated by Mrs Wasdell for showing initiative and being a “good citizen.”
  • Thomas Bamford (Year 11) nominated by Mrs Frankland for being an exemplary Bus Prefect.

For the week ending Friday 15th January

  • Tom Elliott, Zoe Clayton, Chris Grant from Year 11 for outstanding assistance at start of day on Thursday 7th January when everyone was struggling to arrive in school owing to snowfall and icy conditions.

For the week ending Friday 27th November

  • Tom Chew has been nominated by Moira Cassin for his commitment to running on Friday lunchtimes. Tom turns up without fail and always gives his all.
  • Will James nominated by Anthony Keefe for receiving a professional contract with Blackburn Rovers.
  • Tom Wood and Rob Warner nominated by Kim Croydon for their active involvement in the Onatti German play yesterday.
  • Steven Roberts has been commended by our coach for performing exceptionally in his boxing lessons, in addition to his ability to successfully coach other pupils.

For the week ending Friday 20th November

  • Luke Tasker - nominated by A Keefe for receiving Lancashire Sports Award of ‘Rising Star’ for his success and endeavour in the national modern pentathlon squad.
  • Zoe Clayton and Hannah Robinson - nominated by Mr Cox for excellence in adversity. They both managed their bus superbly whilst it remained stranded in Wednesday’s floods, with Zoe keeping in constant contact with school to provide names and updates.
  • Emily Hill - nominated by Miss Tarpey for her initiative and ‘pester power’. She has contacted a famous Italian shoe designer.
  • Mando Blahnik, and persuaded him to evaluate some of the fantastic shoe designs that she is “constantly” drawing.
  • Chloe smith - nominated by Mrs Frankland for preparing and delivering an English lesson without any teacher assistance.
  • Laura Roberts - nominated by Mrs Wasdell for turning up to help at Presentation evening despite having a badly sprained ankle.

For the week ending Friday 13th November

  • Matthew Clarkson and Stephen Hardy nominated by Mrs Ingham for receiving a Distinction in French Speaking Tests with 30/30.
  • Jonathan Mort nominated by Miss Wilkinson for excellent effort on Calendar Sales and remaining after school at Parents’ Evening.
  • Megan Spellman Ross nominated by Mr Fletcher for her continued hard work in all areas of English course.
  • Jack Adamson nominated by Ms Taylor for Excellent effort for PE Department on repairing badminton racquets.
  • Jenny Mae Adamson nominated by Mrs Dakin for her help and assistance during Year 11 Parents’ evening.

For the week ending Friday 6th November

  • Sam Postlethwaite nominated by Mr Croydon and Mrs Ingham for excellent work in French.
  • Elizabeth Parsons nominated by Mrs Ingham for raising money for Ethiopia. Emily Addison nominated by Mr Tarbox for receiving 100% in her "Native American" history project, an outstanding effort. Hannah Machin and Claudia Maybury nominated by Miss Yates for performing at the charity fashion show. Both pupils helped out at this event at very short notice, and the show organisers commented that they were a credit to the school. Well done girls.
  • Team of the Week:
  • Winners of the Ribble Valley Table Tennis Tournament (Steven Dewhurst, Issac Pope, Jack Brooks, Declan Young)

For the week ending Friday 16th October

  • Ysabel Carter 7DG. For outstanding performance in British Judo Competition.

For the week ending Friday 9th October

  • Natalie Scott & Joanne Oldfield. Both girls have been nominated by Mr Fletcher, for showing determination and great enthusiasm during auditions for "Grease". Two true stars in the making. Well done girls.

For the week ending - Friday 2nd October

  • Bowland Fell Runners; James Kidd, Rob Walker, Rob Warner, Toby Bolton and Tom Connell. They competed against other schools from all over the UK, and were place 5th in the Country.
  • Beth Spellman Ross and James Walsh both in Year 7 were praised for their excellent contribution to the Headteacher's speech during Open Evening.

For the week ending - Friday 25th September

  • Robyn Eland – 11VF. Nominated by Mrs Roberts for outstanding effort in English.

For the week ending - Friday 18th September

  • Zoe Clayton – 11DB. For exemplary citizenship with Year 7.
  • Team of the Week:
  • Year 7 Football team. For 10-0 win in their first Bowland Match!

For the week ending - Friday 11th September

  • Chloe Smith 11RB. Chloe provided fantastic assistance with bus problems last week.

For the week ending - Friday 2nd September

  • The pupils who were selected for interview during the Ofsted inspection truly deserve “pupil’s of the week”. They are; Megan Hirst (9AW) Calum Harris (9AW) Lauren Hall (9MO) Hannah Outhwaite Bentley (9AW) Thomas Banford (10RB) Tom Elliot (10DB) Heather Marrow (10DB) Jack Bowtell (10RB) Charlotte Connolly (10VF)

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