Category Archives: News

Iceland

On 8th July 33 pupils and three lucky members of staff toured the amazing geographical landscape of Iceland. Over a busy four days, the group walked back and forth between two continents clocking up over 40 km in four days. … Read more

Mary Day

  As a Catholic school, we particularly celebrate Mary, mother of Jesus, during the month of May each year. This year, our day focused on the Gospel value ‘courage’ and when the Angel Gabriel said to Mary “Do not be … Read more

Come Dine with a Refugee

On July 11th, Brownedge teamed up with the Red Cross in Preston and hosted a meal for refugees in school. Thirty four adults and children from eleven countries were welcomed into the Brownedge family with a meal, entertainment and even … Read more

HAY FESTIVAL 2018

HAY FESTIVAL 2018 It was a rainy one this year but what the Hay Festival lacked in sunshine it made up for with great speakers and ice cream! Eric Ngalle Charles, a poet and playwright who claimed asylum in Wales, … Read more

Lancashire Schools XC February 2018

Lancashire Schools XC – Witton Park- February 2018 Following several successes at the District XC a number of our athletes represented the District at the County event. This event was well attended with almost 100 runners in each race, conditions … Read more

OLSG Computing

On the 21st February our Year 10 Digital Leaders spent the morning training Our Lady and St Gerard’s Year 5/6 Computing Digital Leaders. The aim of which, was for our pupils to pass on their knowledge, skills and confidence so … Read more

STEM Activity Jan 2018

Leyland truck STEM challenge After taking part in the Leyland Truck trail competition last year, some Y7 pupils took part in a STEM challenge in school.  The challenge consisted of teams of pupils competing against each other to make their … Read more

Drexel Afternoon

Drexel Afternoon On Tuesday 6th March, Drexel House celebrated the Feast of St Katharine Drexel, our House Saint. It was a non-uniform day which started off with warm croissants and pains au chocolat being served in the hall where we … Read more

Milano Gym Competition

Milano Gym competition This North West gym competition was competed for at Walton le Dale High school on Saturday 27th January. Schools from Manchester, Liverpool and north as far as Morecambe participated in the full day’s competition with the top … Read more

South Ribble Trampoline Competition

South Ribble Trampoline Competition- Jump UK 16 of our pupils entered this competition and competed in different categories ranging from beginner to elite. We came away with 5 District medals; Yr10 & 11 Elite- Chloe Cattanach- 2nd Yr9 Intermediate- Lucy … Read more