On Wednesday 24 June, the school hosted the annual Induction evening for year 6 students who are preparing to join the school in the Autumn. Parents, carers and new students made their way through bustling crowds approaching eagerly to buy school essentials and queued to find which out of the six colleges their son or daughter have been placed in; Mercury, Apollo, Juno, Poseidon, Minerva orCeres. Students who have older siblings are typically placed in the same college.
30 June 2015
Carr Hill High School students arrived in style to attend their Celebration of Achievement Prom at the Hilton Hotel in Blackpool. They began arriving from 6.30 in a variety of vehicles much to the appreciation of the crowd of parents and staff who had gathered to watch their arrival. A Rolls Royce, Bentleys and classic cars competed with a lorry, a John Deere tractor and a selection of VW Camper vans for the most exciting arrival at this year’s event.
30 June 2015
A dance student from the Elite Dance Academy at Carr Hill Sixth Form secures place in Lancashire’s flagship dance company. Following tough auditions, dance student Maiya, will soon join other successful dancers from across Lancashire as a member of the Ludus Youth Dance Company (LYDC). Maiya will soon be working with professional choreographers and dance companies to devise, perform and tour new work. Maiya told us about her experience of the auditions and being selected for the dance company:
29 June 2015