18 November 2019

Jacqueline's Fabulous Poster

Jacqueline Daggers, in Year 9, is an avid reader and recently read and thoroughly enjoyed Tomi Adeyemi's book ‘Children of Blood and Bone’.

14 November 2019

Scholastic Book Club

Our new Scholastic Book Club is up and running!

14 November 2019

Paul Ingram

It is with great sorrow that I announce the passing of Paul Ingram, Headteacher of Balshaw's from 1973 - 1994.

11 November 2019

Get IT Boot Camp Event

On Wednesday 6th November, Mr Mort and Mrs Townsend took a group of Year 8 students to MediaCity in Salford to the Get IT Boot Camp event organised by Amazon Web Services (AWS).

11 November 2019

What a Show!

On Wednesday 6th November an amazing total of £452.70 was raised for Children in Need at our Talent Show.

7 November 2019

Homework Timetable 2019-20

4 November 2019

Creepy Canteen!

Staff from Chartwells, our catering team, really entered into the spirit of Halloween this year, with 'spooky' food, scary costumes and signs!

1 November 2019

Visit to John Ryland's Library

On 31st October, a group of Year 8 students from Balshaw's attended a creative writing workshop at the beautiful John Ryland's Library in Manchester.

30 October 2019

Year 7 Boys Football Win

Congratulations to the Year 7 boys' 7-a-side squad who have won the initial group stage of the Lancashire County Cup beating Worden and All Hallows.

29 October 2019

Year 8 and 9 Netball Team Success

A huge well done to our Year 8 and 9 netball teams who won their first match of this season against Brownedge St Mary's on Tuesday 8th October.

16 October 2019

Super Citizenship

Super citizenship from all the students in CU4.

10 October 2019

World Mental Health Day 2019 - Thursday 10th October

Our students and staff are supporting World Mental Health Day in school on Thursday 10th October.