Latest News

Egg-citing Easter

It was an egg-citing Easter for Holy Cross pupils as they gave out chocolate eggs to the school’s feeder primary schools. Manager Graham McSherry, from Tesco’s Chorley branch, donated some of the eggs along with the school’s SVP, led by …

 

National prize for Eleanor

Holy Cross student Eleanor has come third in a national journalism competition. Eleanor, 16, entered the Columban Society Journalism competition and wrote a 1,000-word piece on the migrant crisis. This competition was part of the Centenary (1918-2018) celebrations of the …

 

Last Few Days of the Book Fair

The book fair is still in school for anyone that wants to buy a book or any of the stationery and posters for sale. Don’t forget – the £1 WBD tokens can be used towards the cost of any book. …

 

Wake Up, Shake Up 2018

Holy Cross’s Year Seven students were bright and bouncy as they took part in the school’s ‘Wake Up Shake Up’. The students were asked to dress in bright colours as they were put through their Zumba paces under the watchful …

 

Book Fair in School Now – Open until 4:30pm on Thursday

Any pupils and parents in school on Thursday for Year 9 Parents Evening are welcome to visit the book fair in the library until 4.30pm. It is possible for parents to make phone payments by card. *Don’t forget – £1 …

 

Congratulations – World Book Day Winners!

Congratulations to the following pupils who are winners of the competitions held on World Book Day: Design the school bookmark: WINNER = Lauren Wilson 9C – as chosen by Mr Gaughan. Lauren won a £5 book voucher and an Easter …

 

Celebrate Reading at our Book Fair!

The Book Fair will be in school from Wednesday 14 March, with hundreds of new books to browse and buy. There will be a greater selection to choose from compared to the previous book fair we hosted. The book fair …

 

Indoor champions!

Well done to Holy Cross’s Year 7 boys who are the Lancashire Indoor Athletics Champions. The team competed in a number of events at Blackpool yesterday and finished first overall.

 

World Book Day Winners

Congratulations to the following pupils who are winners of the competitions held on World Book Day: Kyle Seaton 7R – he guessed correctly that The Hunger Games had been borrowed from the library more times than any other book Erin …

 

Don’t Forget – St. Catherine’s Hospice Book Raffle Prize!

You still have until Monday to be entered into the book raffle! St. Catherine’s have kindly offered to let one lucky pupil choose 5 books for free! To be in with a chance of winning, buy a book from the …