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Year 7 Football Team become Under 12 West Yorkshire Champions!

  County title accolades have arriving early for our Year 7 Football Team.  We’re thrilled to report that these youngsters are now Under 12s West Yorkshire Champions following a spirited

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Gymnastics champions bounce into national finals!

Our 24-strong Brooksbank Gymnastics Team took to the floor on Sunday 8th March with some spectacular gymnastics! Thrillingly, we placed on the podium in every category!  The competition also saw medals presented to our

16 Mar 2020

Announcing our new Headteacher

Following the announcement of Mr McCallion’s resignation from the post of Headteacher, Governors are pleased to announce that following a rigorous selection process, Andrew Taylor has been appointed to the position of

03 Mar 2020

Issy’s imagination takes her to the Rotary Young Writer Final

We are delighted to report that Year 7 students, Issy Murray, has won the District round for the Intermediate Class of the Rotary Young Writer competition.  Issy, will now have her short story entered into the national

03 Mar 2020

Impressive start to Youth Speaks competition

As we all know, public speaking takes guts and determination; Brooksbank students showed theirs recently at the in-house round of the Youth Speaks competition. The competition, run by Rotary GBI, saw four teams of

03 Mar 2020

Intimate yet explosive; Brooksbank presents The Tempest!

Picture the scene: thunder is rolling around the heavens and whipping up stormy seas.  An exposed sailing ship, carrying Queen Alonsa and the royal family of Naples, is tossed around by the merciless waves.  Chaos,

26 Feb 2020

Brooksbank Rugby News

Champion Schools Rugby Brooksbank’s Year 11 Boys’ Rugby Team have reached the Champion Schools Rugby League Semi Final. The side will meet either Hawley Hall v Lightcliffe at JMO Sports Park, Skelmersdale on 25th

26 Feb 2020

Boccia teams on their way to Yorkshire Regional Finals

We are thrilled to report that our Physical Disabilities (PD) team and Brooksbank 2 are on their way to the Yorkshire Regional Finals!  This could propel them to selection for the National Competition. The event was held

17 Feb 2020

Year 10 prefects begin journey in leadership

Recent research shows that many top flight business executives held positions of responsibility while they were at school.  Some had been prefects, some had been captains of sports teams, and some had been both. This

07 Feb 2020

Sixth Form students have presented Overgate Hospice with a cheque for £100! 

  The cash was collected on our Sixth Form’s Christmas Jumper Day, when students were encouraged to dig out their festive knits to raise money for our favourite, neighbourhood hospice. Overgate provides

06 Feb 2020

Hot Chocolate Friday: our simplest and tastiest reward ever!

Simple acts of kindness, excellent work in subject lessons and sporting successes are just some of the achievements being recognised in a brand new reward initiative.  Called Hot Chocolate Friday, it has gone down a storm

05 Feb 2020