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Students inspired by international festival that celebrates the value and beauty of drawing

27 October 2016

The Big Draw is taking place this month and Carr Hill students have been taking part in a range of activities to mark the importance of art. The festival, which encourages people to come together through the universal language of drawing, has inspired art students across year groups.

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Sixth Form Freshers' Fair is a hit

24 October 2016

Sixth Form and Year 11 students were given the opportunity to visit the school’s annual Freshers' Fair on Friday.

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Carr Hill promotes girls football

18 October 2016

Coaches from Preston North End spent the day at Carr Hill running training sessions for female students.

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Students keen to work as teachers get one step ahead at Edge Hill University experience day

11 October 2016

Carr Hill Sixth Form students interested in a career in teaching spent the day at Edge Hill University as part of the institution’s Teaching Week.

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Carr Hill Sixth Form welcome new students at Post 16 Open Evening

10 October 2016

Staff and students greeted Year 10 and Year 11 pupils from Carr Hill and schools in the surrounding areas.

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National Poetry Day

5 October 2016

The school's popular poetry/photography/art competition returns to mark National Poetry Day. Pupils are being encouraged to submit poems and art work under this year's theme of 'Messages'.

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Famous Author visits Carr Hill

3 October 2016

This week Year 8 students were treated to a reading by the famous author Joseph Delaney.

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Students enjoy interactive Science session on waves, sound and light

30 September 2016

Pupils in Year 7 and Year 8 had a science lesson with a difference on Friday morning as presenters from the Royal Navy, BAE and RAF came in to teach them about waves, sound and light.

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Duke of Edinburgh students work towards completing Bronze award

30 September 2016

Carr Hill High School students working towards their Duke of Edinburgh Award completed their practice expedition along the River Brock and around Parlick last weekend.

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Carr Hill students raise £2,500 for charity

28 September 2016

Photo Credit: Year 13, Emily Over the last 12 months students and staff have been fundraising for Chilli Children Trust and Mission4Water raising an incredible £2,500.

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Summer School Success

27 September 2016

During the summer holidays Carr Hill High School & Sixth Form Centre held a week long summer school for Year 6 Pupil Premium students joining the school in September 2016.

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Carr Hill students represent the county at the English Schools track and Field Championships

27 September 2016

Year 10 pupils Bradley and Kirsty were selected to represent Lancashire in the nationwide competition this summer alongside the country’s most promising young athletes.

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