21 January 2022

Cricketer Umar hits the BBC

This week we met up with five of our sporting stars whose dedication and hard slog is getting the results they deserve. Here's Umar's story..

14 December 2021

The PE department at Christmas

The PE department added a little festive touch this week and taught the girls a dance routine to Maria Carey’s ‘All I want for Christmas is you’.

6 December 2021

Broad Oak Primary School gets active at Priory

South Ribble Active Health invite primary school pupils to sample sports at Priory.

25 November 2021

South Ribble Cross Country Championships

Over 30 pupils represented Priory in the annual South Ribble Cross Country Championships held at Hutton Grammar School.

23 November 2021

Libby receives Team GB call up

Class of 2020, pupil, Libby, admitted she almost quit synchronised swimming – but now she has received a call up to the GB World and European squad. 

15 November 2021

Oliver boasts his Lancashire call up

Last weekend Year 8 Oliver represented Lancashire in the Inter-counties squash competition.

10 November 2021

7-a-side girls football

Last night Year 7 and 8 girls played in a 7-a-side football competition at Balshaws’ High School.

5 November 2021

Year 7 and 8 pupils take up advance cycling course

We were fortunate to be able to offer a limited number of places on a Level 3 Bikeability course delivered by the South Ribble Borough Council's Active Health Team.

4 November 2021

Join us for girls indoor cricket

Coaches from the Lancashire Cricket Foundation attend every Wednesday after school.

20 October 2021

Year 9 take the lead for primary sport

Priory’s Sports Leaders are now ready to take charge of their own games at a number of primary school tournaments being hosted on the Astroturf soon.

20 October 2021

Priory scores a hat-trick for county football

Penwortham Priory Academy are celebrating a hat-trick of county call-ups.

21 September 2021

Finally it's back of the net for Jazmin

Well done to Year 11, Jazmin, who was part of the winning Lancashire Schools FA Girls Under 16s squad at the Inter County National Cup last weekend.

19 July 2021

All in good time for Year 10 runner Ben

Athlete Ben has used lockdown to improve his running skills.

19 July 2021

Sports day 2021

Adaptations were made so Sports Day 2021 could go ahead this year and what a day was had by all!

14 July 2021

Sports Day - Thursday 15 July

The day promises to be hot and sunny. Here's the instructions for the day...

12 July 2021

It didn't come home...

...but maybe next time.

9 July 2021

Year 10 Jazmin is Heading To the Finals Too!

Talented footballer Jazmin is hoping to help her county to success as part of the Lancashire Schools FA Under 16 girls squad which has reached the national cup final.

25 March 2021

Back to outdoor sports

Whilst pupils were in their PE kit on Wednesday, Head of PE & Sport Mr Bullock, used the opportunity for pupils to promote their local clubs by wearing their team shirt for the day.

26 February 2021

Priory's sports hall - open for business

Priory’s sports hall will be open, as soon as government rules allow, for those in the community who want to get straight back into team sports.   

13 January 2021

Priory takes back sports facilities operations from South Ribble Borough Council

South Ribble Borough Council and Penwortham Priory Academy are pleased to announce some changes to the operation of the sports facilities at Penwortham Leisure Centre from April 2021 following the end of the current dual use leisure service contract.

11 January 2021

Sports hall refurbishment

Phase 3 of the sport hall refurbishment is almost complete.

17 December 2020

Sports hall refurbishment

Phase 2 will be new flooring which started on Tuesday and is expected to take around three weeks.

17 December 2020

PE at Christmas

Priory's Year 7 girls would like to wish everyone a merry Christmas!

11 December 2020

Leon wins young achiever at Preston Sports Awards

Congratulations to Year 11 pupil, Leon as he was crowned the Young Achiever (under 21 years) at the Preston Sports Awards last Friday for 'Outstanding Achievement in BMX Racing'.

3 December 2020

Priory girls hit the highs at Lancashire Academy for Hockey

Three Priory pupils are hitting the highs after being selected for the Lancashire Academy for Hockey.

27 November 2020

Alumni - Harry Coyne (Class of 2020)

Former Priory pupil Harry has left home at 16 to pursue his dream of being an American Footballer and also to follow his love of sports journalism.

19 October 2020

Priory footballer's poem makes PNE match programme

Harry wrote a heartfelt poem about his football experiences and won the school’s competition. Now his poem has landed him a page in the Preston North End match day programme.