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23 03, 2017

Competition at Old Trafford

March 23rd, 2017|Headline News, Latest News|

Recently a group of our Year 9's represented Blackpool Schools  in  the North West Championship Grand Final of 'Make It in Manufacturing' Competition, having won through from the Lancashire heat last term. Challenged with designing and marketing a passenger aircraft, the pupils worked really hard all day on a task that (at points)  had the [...]

20 03, 2017

Science Week@ TEAM SG

March 20th, 2017|Headline News, Latest News|

Well done the Science Department! The theme for this year for British Science Week was “Change”, during this week we had several events that encouraged the pupils to think about and investigate the changes happening in the world around us. On Tuesday we tried to 'catch a rainbow'. This artsy activity helped us to discover [...]

15 03, 2017

A Blackpool education for a visiting VIP

March 15th, 2017|Headline News, Latest News|

With schools and education very much in the news at the moment, pupils from St. George’s School, were pleased to be able to welcome Rt. Rev. Stephen Conway, Bishop of Ely, on a flying visit to the North West today. Bishop Stephen, who leads on Education for the Church of England in the House of [...]

10 03, 2017

Reading Partner Success

March 10th, 2017|Headline News, Latest News|

There were great celebrations for some Year 7 pupils recently. We are now just over halfway through our school year. Those who have participated in the Year 9 & Year 7 Reading Partner programme and Year 7's who have attended master classes were rewarded for their progress in reading. The Year 9 partners have led [...]

20 02, 2017

Chester College Charity Week – Young Carers

February 20th, 2017|Headline News, Latest News|

Team SG have been accredited for their work with Young Carers at their recent 'Purple Ball', however not content with that we have continued with a week of fundraising for them as part of our planned charitable activities. Lots of activity and ideas, the most successful (unsurprisingly) being 'Teachers getting Sponged' by 8SD! They raised [...]

20 02, 2017

‘Schools Alive!’ Performance at the Grand Theatre

February 20th, 2017|Headline News, Latest News|

Pupils from our Performing Arts Department again astonished the audience last night in the annual 'Schools Alive' show. They produced a 12 minute medley from the hit musical "Dirty Dancing".  Our 45 students were an absolute credit to themselves and the school. They put on a display of impressive tricks, stunts and disciplined technical choreography [...]

15 02, 2017

Athletics Success!

February 15th, 2017|Latest News|

Team SG Year 7 and 8 girls and boys competed in the Blackpool School Indoor Athletics. The event was held at Stanley Park, six Blackpool Schools competed in a range of track and field events. The girls performed in their events really well, however Year 7 boys won through to the Lancashire County Indoor Athletics finals. An amazing [...]