Our librarian took a group of Year 7 and 8 girls from the Reading Club to the Council Chambers at County Hall to meet author Cathy Cassidy. Cathy gave insight into the writing process and talked about herself - the girls were very interested in the fact that she often got into trouble for day dreaming [...]
Pupils from Christ the King took part in the 2011 BBC School Report. They reported on University tuition fees, the state of Lancashire's roads and the Preston Guild 2012. Click here to view the news report.
Once again staff have shown their generosity and supported another charity. Our most recent scheme is the ‘Bag it up for Barnardos’, this has been in conjunction with KPMG. Staff donated various items which included clothes, books, bags, shoes etc. Barnardos will collect these and deliver to their local stores to be sold.
The school is proud to share the exciting news that we have been accredited with the accolade as providing “Leading Practice for Gifted & Talented Education”. This is as a result of a Gifted & Talented Project that has been running over the past 2 years, whereby students from Years 10 and 11 have been provided [...]
The first “Let’s get cooking” event was held on 1st February. This was run by Mrs T Forshaw Green and Mrs H Patel with the support of Mrs A Cowell. This club will be taking place in the Food Technology room every Tuesday from 3.00pm until 4.30pm. Year 8 pupils were taught correct food preparation of [...]
On the 3rd of March 2011, Ryan Stubbs won the award of High Sheriff of Lancashire's Young Citizen of the Year for 2010. There were over 20 finalists at the ceremony at Police Headquarters with Ryan eventually being named as the overall winner.
On Wednesday, 16th February 2011 during periods 1-4, year 8 participated in a social enterprise event supporting a Malawian charity. The pupils were split up into 7 groups of a range of abilities. In those groups we were given, along with a main task, communication and team building tasks. The main task was to plan and [...]
It has been another record breaking year of results at Christ the King. For the fourth year in succession results have improved with 71% of all students achieving 5 or more A*-C grades and 50% achieving this total including English and Maths. These stunning results reflect the hard work of our students and staff and are [...]
In February 2013 the Year 8 students who study Spanish entered the annual Lancashire’s Talent Competition. There were over 100 students who took part from schools all around Lancashire. The students had to submit original songs, poems and videos written in the modern foreign language that they study at school. The entries were judged by native [...]