17 December 2021

Priory's reverse advent calendar success

There has been a superb response following our reverse advent calendar campaign launched earlier this month.

8 December 2021

Priory's reverse advent calendar 2021

This year we're supporting Penwortham Food Bank and the homeless. We also want to help local children by giving them decorated shoe boxes filled with goodies.

29 October 2021

Martin Lewis Finance Education Text Book

Last night's show focussed on financial education for children and young people.

14 October 2021

Food bank collections

There will be a regular ongoing collection for the Penwortham Food Bank taking place from now on.

20 September 2021

Meet the new prefects

Headteacher Mr Eastham had his official photograph taken with the new senior prefect team as they all promised to make Priory ‘an even better place' to learn.

16 July 2021

Mental health awareness week update

Earlier on in the term we had a focus on mental health and promoted this year's theme of 'Back to Nature' in order to suggest ways in which our school community could use the nature around us to improve our own mental health.

11 June 2021

Meet Gary the gecko

A small group of Year 7 students shortlisted the name as part of their role in helping to care for the Science department's animals.

8 June 2021

Learning for Life - Darcy's Story

Recently, two of our pupils have approached us wanting to raise awareness of a medical condition that affects their every day lives. This week with met with Year 10 pupil, Darcy, to talk about diabetes.

8 June 2021

A breath of fresh air for Summer

Year 11 Summer has made use of lockdown by growing her hair for charity.

24 May 2021

Learning for Life - Scarlett's story

Recently, two of our pupils have approached us wanting to raise awareness of a medical condition that affects their every day lives. This week with met with Year 9 pupil, Scarlett.

24 May 2021

Priory gets its second defibrillator

This second defibrillator can be found fixed to the wall outside the Technology block, right next to our 3G pitch and sports field.

11 May 2021

Mental Health Awareness Week

Mental Health Awareness Week is an annual event that recognises the importance of emotional wellbeing and is a great time to think about how we're feeling.

4 February 2021

Wellbeing Day - How Did it Go?

Last Wednesday saw the staff and pupils enjoy Penwortham Priory Academy’s first Wellbeing Day.

22 January 2021

Well-Being Day - 27 January

For one day only, we're temporarily suspending lessons to focus on our pupils' well-being.

7 January 2021

Leon becomes quizmaster for fact fundraiser

Pupils had fun in their Learning for Life session yesterday as they pledged to support Year 8 Leon with his fundraising.

17 December 2020

Reverse advent calendar donations

There was food, winter woollies, children's toys and Christmas chocolate treats a plenty - we were astounded by your support! Thank you to everyone who has donated to the appeal.

15 December 2020

There's no stopping Year 8 Leon

The Year 8 young carer is in the midst of fundraising for Handicapped Children's Action Group (HCAG), a charity that has recently supported his brother.

1 December 2020

Year 8 set up for equality and diversity

Priory’s Equality & Diversity Club was set up by Year 8 pupil India on a subject she feels passionately about.

14 September 2020

Learning for Life - What's it all about?

Learning for Life sessions are about skills you will use now and in the future.