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26 07, 2018

Sports Day Results

2018-07-26T13:51:30+00:00 July 26th, 2018|Headline News, Latest News|

Our annual Summer Sports Event took place in (thankfully) cooler weather than of late! A multi-event competition - traditional athletics alongside handball, dodgeball rounders and tug-of-war enabled everyone to participate.   Exceptional organisation by the Dept. helped along by the Yr11 GCSE group ​made for a memorable day. Pictured are some of our yr 8 winners [...]

16 07, 2018

Christian Union visit Blackburn

2018-07-23T16:37:52+00:00 July 16th, 2018|Headline News, Latest News|

Chocolate mad chaplain, Rev. Helen Houston, decided there were only two places to take her school’s Christian Union at the end of a busy academic year: the local Church of England Cathedral and the ‘Chocolate House’ both based in Blackburn. The pupils ranging in age from 11-16 years spent the morning at the Cathedral learning [...]

16 07, 2018

Francesca – British Champion

2018-07-23T16:33:18+00:00 July 16th, 2018|Headline News, Latest News|

One of our star pupils Francesca Guerin achieved her goal of the past year, to get onto the podium at the British Solo Ice Dance Championships. After finishing in 4th place for the past two years, this year, in a fiercely fought competition in which she was lying in 4th place after the morning’s pattern dances, she [...]

6 07, 2018

Yr 11 Prom 2018

2018-07-23T16:38:02+00:00 July 6th, 2018|Headline News, Latest News|

Another fantastic group of year 11 students are about to leave High School, but not before their ‘Prom’ – a great night of celebration. This traditionally begins with a meeting outside school and then being taken to Ribby Hall for a splendid celebration dinner and lots of dancing. They have all worked so hard this [...]

20 11, 2017

Dance Performance

2018-07-23T16:13:38+00:00 November 20th, 2017|Headline News, Latest News|

Performing at the Winter Gardens Opera House - St George's pupils were honoured to close the annual Blackpool Schools Dance festival with a showstopping performance of hit movie 'Flashdance' ! Pictured in rehearsal (we can't wait for the official DVD!). Corinne Ashworth (Dance Teacher) said  'We were honoured to perform in the iconic Opera House it was [...]

22 09, 2017

Mike Garry (poet) – Visitor to St George’s

2018-07-23T16:18:05+00:00 September 22nd, 2017|Headline News, Latest News|

Pupils at St George’s were enthralled by acclaimed performance poet, Mike Garry, when he visited them to share stories of his life, interweaved with some of his most successful poems. During the day, Mike led several workshops based around the theme ‘Freedom,’ which is the focus for this year’s National Poetry Day.  Pupils enjoyed some active and entertaining [...]

15 09, 2017

Community Award

2018-07-23T16:18:45+00:00 September 15th, 2017|Headline News, Latest News|

Blackpool in Bloom Best Conversation Area   St George’s working in partnership with New Langdale Community Volunteers , De Puy Synthes and Cherry Tree Community have yet again won the Blackpool in Bloom award for best conservation area.   Tina Milner (St George's Community Director) said "Started 7 years ago on a piece of waste [...]

14 09, 2017

New teachers join TEAM SG!

2018-07-23T16:22:33+00:00 September 14th, 2017|Headline News, Latest News|

St George’s School Blackpool bucks the national trend when it comes to teacher recruitment welcoming 20 new teachers to the start of the new academic year. Headteacher Mr Warnock said “in a time when recruitment can be difficult it’s important to recruit to a clear vision of where we are going.  At St George’s we have [...]

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