27 June 2018

The day Priory went to Westminster

Four Year 9 Penwortham Priory Academy pupils were part of history as they attended the celebration of life for Professor Stephen Hawking at Westminster Abbey.

26 June 2018

Physics olympics

A team of four Year 9 Priory pupils were invited to compete against teams from schools across the Chorley and South Ribble area to see who would be this year’s Physics Olympics champions.

25 June 2018

Girls into Engineering

To celebrate International Women in Engineering Day on Monday, one of the largest training providers in Lancashire invited local schools to have a go in their workshops.

25 June 2018

Year 9 football team bag the double!

Penwortham Priory Academy’s Year 9 football team are double winners.

25 June 2018

PSHEE Day - Wasted Lives Young Driver Education Programme

During PHSEE day, Wasted Lives UK talked to pupils about its road safety initiative targeting young drivers and their passengers.

25 June 2018

Priory's physicist of the year

Penwortham Priory student Emina has won her first award for physics – and hopes to win many more!

22 June 2018

Education Awards 2018

Penwortham Priory Academy awarded ‘Highly Commended’ in all categories entered.

18 June 2018

So after five years we said goodbye to the Year 11s

There was plenty of emotion today as the Year 11 pupils enjoyed their last day at Priory.

15 June 2018

Penwortham Gala - Priory awarded 'Best School'

We were pleased to be awarded ‘Best School’ at last Saturday’s gala.

12 June 2018

'It’s A Knockout' event in memory of former pupil, Daniel Appleby

The family of former pupil, Daniel Appleby, has organised a charity event at Priory to mark his 32nd birthday.

12 June 2018

A bit of a buzz at Priory

Word must have got out that we are as sweet as honey when a swarm of bees came to visit us last week.

8 June 2018

Exciting Times for The Astronomy Club

After taking their GCSE exam in Astronomy this week, the four members of the Astronomy Club can finally relax and take in the exciting news that they have been invited to attend Stephen Hawking’s interment on 15 June.