Our school was recently the subject of a Section 48 Inspection by the Diocese of Lancaster Education Service. As part of the process inspectors met with a wide range of students, staff, governors and members of the wider community; they also read the many responses made by parents to the inspection questionnaire which I sent home. [...]
On Monday 18th May all Year 8 girls visited Training 2000 in Blackburn to take part in the ‘Girls Allowed in Engineering’ activity. The girls received information on STEM related careers. They also had the opportunity to try engaging activities that they wouldn’t normally think of trying, the purpose to challenge stereotypes and raise their aspirations in [...]
Year 11 v Staff rounders - Friday 15th May. The staff team were victorious in what proved to be a highly competitive game of rounders. The scores were pretty close in the end with only 1/2 a rounder separating the two teams, well done to all those who took part, it was a great evening. [...]
What a fantastic Tennis Tournament at CTK today with our Year 5's. There was some very skilled players and close games. The winners of the tournament were Frenchwood Community Primary, with Brokeholes Wood Primary coming 2nd. Well done to all the schools who took part including St Stephens, St Matthews and St Augustine's. We look forward [...]
Well done to the Year 10 students who have been involved in the skills project with Department of Work and Pensions and Lancashire Constabulary. Over the past 6 weeks they have used a range of skills to organise a charity event to raise money for Cancer Research UK. Today at the celebration event they presented a cheque for £359.67 to [...]
Classrooms at CtK are moving into the future with students across both key stages learning through the use of mobile devices. Investment in iPads has revolutionised the way learners think, explore and investigate. Teachers have been using a variety of Apps to aid teaching and learning in their classrooms.
After lots of training in navigation and camp craft skills, this year two groups have been successful in completing the Expedition Section of the Bronze Award. The Year 10 group completed their Practice Expedition in May and completed their Assessment Expedition a week later in the area around the Forest of Bowland. The group did fantastic [...]