16 October 2020

Year 8 bookmark design winners

Year 8 were asked to design a bookmark with a reading puns theme for use by the whole school.

8 October 2020

Alumni - Ed Duckworth (Class of 2012)

Ed was the 4th official at last night's televised Women's FA Cup semi final match.

5 October 2020

Layton Williams - Star quality at Priory

The West End came to Penwortham Priory Academy as theatre and TV star Layton Williams hosted an energetic drama and dance workshop for pupils. 

2 October 2020

We had a special visitor today

West End star, Layton Williams, spent the day at Priory delivering drama and dance workshops to Year 9, 10 & 11 pupils.

1 October 2020

It's GOOD to finally celebrate

At last, we can celebrate our ‘Good’ all-round grading from our Ofsted inspection in March.

1 October 2020

In memory of...Daniel Appleby (Class of 2002)

The family of Daniel Appleby have brought in this year’s plaque which will be presented to a pupil for friendship and kindness.

28 September 2020

Meet the teacher - Ms Kinsman and Miss Deeley

The Science Department have welcomed two new members to their team this month.

28 September 2020

Attention Year 11 Geography pupils

Please could you now ensure that all Geography Edexcel A GCSE text books are returned to school.

28 September 2020

Quick draw rewards

Each week, teachers will nominate individuals who have particularly impressed them with their effort, attitude and engagement with their learning.

28 September 2020

Year 7 question time with the Head

Last week, Year 7 pupils had the chance to put their burning questions to the Headteacher.

28 September 2020


Year 9 have spent the last few art lessons looking at how to closely observe and replicate shape.

23 September 2020

A model start for Year 7 pupils

Assistant Head of Science, Mrs Massey, was very impressed with the pupils’ science work and wanted to share some of it with the rest of us.