Upskilling in cyber security, programming skills and computational thinking.
Sixth Sense magazine
Online editorial led by student editorial team. Linked to National Shine Magazine. Read the magazine here.
A flavour of European Culture: languages, lifestyle, travel, film and music, theatre and Literature.
An academy to develop your oracy skills and political thinking.
Opportunities to learn about areas of the law that are not studied at A level, but are part of degree courses. Also a range of visits by guest speakers and the chance to participate in mock trials.
Challenging problems, group activities, and interesting maths conundrums!
Mathematics Academy 2
A session looking at preparing you for entrance exams and interviews for subjects involving mathematics (e.g. maths, science, economics).
Join to learn chess or extend your knowledge. Play against others and learn new tricks and skills in the game.
The Musical including Dance Academy
Audition to take part in this large-scale production. We will be looking for actors, singers and dancers, we will require weekly rehearsals after college and at lunch times so dedication is a requirement.
Film viewing and review writing with an emphasis on world/alternative cinema. Screenings will take place over two weeks and review writing skills will be developed as part of the sessions.
Aimed at developing the skills necessary for successful applications and interviews for Medicine or Dentistry. This includes guest speakers, practical activities, support with work experience and UCAT preparation.
Looking to raise awareness of science around us and investigate and research topics that are beyond the curriculum.
Preparing students for the workplace and their future careers. Students gain valuable experience and employability skills.
DoE involves helping the community/environment; becoming fitter; developing new skills; planning, training for and completing a four-day walking expedition and, for Gold only, working with a team on a residential activity.
This group will oversee the implementation of the Eco-Schools Programme in the college with the aim of obtaining Green Flag status by the end of the 2023-24 academic year. More information here.
There will also be opportunities to contribute to the organisation and running of the first Lancashire Youth Climate Conference.
Curated reading lists, readalongs, challenging texts, discussions.