Fearns Community Sports College

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23rd February 17

Welcome to Fearns Community Sports College.

Fearns is a fully inclusive, comprehensive school which caters for pupils from 11–16.  As a small school, we are able to give individual attention to all our pupils and ensure that their needs are met whatever their background or ability.  We have fantastic role models of all ages in our school and many of our pupils are actively involved in the wider community through leadership. 

We are driving improvements with a clear focus on raising expectations and standards.  With a fully committed set of staff, governors, supportive parents and well-behaved pupils, we have the ingredients to go from strength to strength.  All of our pupils are unique and we want them to gain the best possible education at Fearns which will give them the keys to the future in our rapidly changing society.

We encourage every pupil to go further, faster and higher to be the person they need to be.  Through pupil voice, we have recently reviewed our school values to promote and incorporate our wider British Values.  These are at the heart of our school ethos.  We are an ambitious, caring and proud school.  We are considerate, tolerant and respectful to all in our positive, organised and dedicated community.  We are a school which celebrates success together.   

Come and look round the school at any time to see us in action and decide for yourself.

Helen Stead

Tate inspires GCSE pupils

FINE Art GCSE pupils were so inspired by a visit to Tate Liverpool, they spent the mini bus journey back to school drawing obscure portraits.

Genocide pictures shock pupils

THE horror of modern day genocide was the focus for pupils at Fearns Community Sports College, Stacksteads, who observed Holocaust Memorial Day.

Primary link provides tasty treat

PERFECT pizzas were made by pupils from Northern Primary School, Weir, working with pupils from Fearns Community Sports College, Stacksteads.

Class of 2016 stars rewarded at Fearns

PUPILS from the Class of 2016 returned on the last day of term to receive their GCSE progress and attainment awards presented in front of the whole school.

Coffee time swells hospice coffers

ENTERPRISING pupils raising money for Rossendale Hospice held a Christmas coffee morning.

Singing star is huge hit with Fearns pupils

PUPILS got the chance to join singer Josh Davis on stage when he performed for Fearns Community Sports College, Stacksteads.

Crafty Christmas Fair

A HOST of arts and crafts made by pupils at Fearns Community Sports College, Stacksteads, were sold to parents, teachers and governors at a Christmas Fair.

Cracking Christmas jumpers for Rossendale Hospice

CHRISTMAS jumpers and outfits were seen all over Fearns.


Fearns given special measures boost by Ofsted inspectors