21 March 2019

British Science Week

As part of British Science Week, the Science Department organised several trips for Priory pupils:

9 March 2019

Priory pupils break the code in national competition

Pupils at Penwortham Priory Academy have proved to be top code-breakers after coming joint first in a national competition.

7 March 2019

World Book Day

Head of English Mrs Gidden got the whole school involved in World Book Day – and has inspired students to read more.

27 February 2019

Tomorrow's Engineers Robotics Challenge Competition Winners

A three-strong team from Penwortham Priory Academy has won two of the top awards at the Tomorrow’s Engineers EEP Robotics Challenge competition.

15 February 2019

Mrs Gidden's cool readers club - Rhianne

Priory’s Head of English, Mrs Gidden, has been really impressed with many of our multi-talented pupils lately and wanted to highlight their love of reading while excelling at other pursuits. This week we interviewed Year 8 pupil, Rhianne.

15 February 2019

Valentine's day bake off competition

Well done to our Valentine’s Bake Off winners!

14 February 2019

Year 7 netball success

Well done to the Year 7 netball team who won away at Worden Academy on Tuesday evening in the South Ribble Schools league.

12 February 2019

Mrs Gidden's cool readers club - Ellie

Priory’s Head of English, Mrs Gidden, has been really impressed with many of our multi-talented pupils lately and wanted to highlight their love of reading while excelling at other pursuits. This week we interviewed Year 8 pupil, Ellie.

8 February 2019

Priory pupils take second place at Runshaw College science competition

Thursday saw four Priory pupils venture off to Runshaw College for an afternoon of activities in Science subjects and to compete to win the Runshaw Science Cup.

5 February 2019

Mrs Gidden's cool readers club - Jazmin

Priory’s Head of English, Mrs Gidden, has been really impressed with many of our multi-talented pupils lately and wanted to highlight their love of reading while excelling at other pursuits. This week we interviewed Year 8 pupil, Jazmin.

5 February 2019

From primary to Priory - the Humanities department

Pupils from our partner primary schools joined us for a Humanities Primary Day. Pupils enjoyed sampling lessons and activities from the three subject areas of History, Geography and RE to get a flavour of what Humanities is all about at secondary school. The theme for the day was ‘Volcanic Disasters’.

29 January 2019

Mrs Gidden's cool readers club - Logan

Priory’s Head of English, Mrs Gidden, has been really impressed with many of our multi-talented pupils lately and wanted to highlight their love of reading while excelling at other pursuits. This week we interviewed Year 8 pupil, Logan.