45 pupils went on St Edmund Arrowsmith High School’s first ever DARE trip on Thursday May 9th after staff in assemblies dared Key Stage 3 students to try something new or to push themselves out of their comfort zones.
On the weekend of 4th May we, (Holly Williams and Mia Ellison) represented school at the British Schools Gymnastics Finals. We are both competitive gymnasts and train fourteen hours per week.
On Wednesday 8th May, Year 11 pupils, teachers, congregation, and friends and family alike, gathered at St Oswald’s Church for the annual Leavers’ Mass, this year celebrating St Edmund Arrowsmith’s Class of 2019.
On Tuesday, 26th March, Robert Morris, Lily Wyatt, Charlotte Mulhearn and Josh Littler went on a trip with Mr Caldwell to St Edwards College in Liverpool to participate in the 2019 UKMT Maths Challenge.
We landed in Johannesburg at 9.00am on Friday 5th April, having spent Thursday night in the air, doing our best to get some sleep during the 13 hour flight! Have you ever tried sleeping sitting up? We found it is almost impossible to sleep for longer than 20 minutes at a time.
It was fantastic to welcome back to the school three of our former pupils who have gone on to play starring roles for their clubs and country in rugby league. Oliver Gildart, Joe Burgess and Luke Thompson.
Former pupil Daniel Atherton has signed a professional contract with Liverpool FC.
It’s nice to celebrate something so positive on such a horrible, wet and dark day. One of our Year 10 pupils, Lucy Arnold in 10L, has recently achieved great success in the Swedish Taekwondo and Kick Boxing Championships 2018.
Today, the Year 6 pupils from the local primary schools came to St Edmund Arrowsmith to get involved with the UKMT maths challenge.
On 8th November, the former Year 11 students who left school last year gathered together for the annual certificate evening, to collect the certificates they had earned for recognition of their amazing efforts in their GCSEs.
I was really looking forward to attending the Ecumenical Service, celebrated at St Oswald’s Catholic church. Year 7 pupils from both St Edmund Arrowsmith and The Byrchall High School joined together to celebrate their gifts and talents as they begin their five-year journey at secondary school.
The FIFA under 20’s Women’s World Cup took place this summer in France. Our former Head Girl (2015), Megan Finnigan, played for England in this very prestigious tournament and came away with a FIFA World Cup bronze medal!