Jacqueline Daggers, in Year 9, is an avid reader and recently read and thoroughly enjoyed Tomi Adeyemi's book ‘Children of Blood and Bone’.
It is with great sorrow that I announce the passing of Paul Ingram, Headteacher of Balshaw's from 1973 - 1994.
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).
On Wednesday 6th November an amazing total of £452.70 was raised for Children in Need at our Talent Show.
Staff from Chartwells, our catering team, really entered into the spirit of Halloween this year, with 'spooky' food, scary costumes and signs!
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.
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.
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.
Super citizenship from all the students in CU4.
Our students and staff are supporting World Mental Health Day in school on Thursday 10th October.
Charlie McCrone plays squash at a national level. In September Charlie took part in the England national squash tournament in Somerset.