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30th January 15

Weather Update Thursday January 29th 2015



Weather Update Thursday January 29th 2015

School will be closed today due to the snow

Year 11 parents evening will be postponed due to the snow.

Welcome to Fearns Community Sports College.

 Fearns is a fully inclusive and comprehensive school which caters for pupils from 11 – 16.  We are able as a small school to give individual attention and ensure that the needs of all of our pupils are met, whatever their background or ability.  We have superb role models of all ages in our school and many of our alumni are on the worldwide stage as you can see from our website.
At present we are concentrating on raising the bar for all of our young people, with high expectations and standards.  It is as easy as:  
With a fully committed set of staff, 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.The pupils will have the strong values of empathy, tolerance, self-discipline and understanding as well as good academic results.
Come and look round the school at any time to see us in action and decide for yourself.
Jo Venn
Acting Headteacher

School making reasonable progress says Ofsted

Inspectors have found a Fearns is making ‘reasonable progress’ towards coming out of special measures.

Dragon’s tale inspires pupils to succeed

Dragon Piers Linney called in at his old school to inspire Year 11s to success.

Class of 2014 praised for results

Outstanding examination results from the class of 2014 were applauded by the Headteacher of Fearns.

Indoor athletics proves a hit with primaries

Hundreds of primary school children took part in the Rossendale indoor athletics competition with the eventual victors St James the Less RC School, Rawtenstall.

Old boy now manager shows pupils around Rolls-Royce

Pupils from Fearns got the chance to see the Rolls-Royce Barnoldswick plant in operation on a careers visit that sparked hope of future apprenticeships.

Fearns pupils quiz MP

Pupils held their own mini Question Time when they put their MP in the hot seat on a visit to Fearns Community Sports College, Stacksteads.

Languages translated into career opportunities

Pupils were inspired to consider studying languages after GCSE when a PhD student attended Fearns.

Veteran visit Fearns and talks of life in forces

Wartime experiences of the Falklands were recounted to pupils at Fearns.

Bike safety course is wheely great

Cyclists were given a helping hand at Fearns when a two-day Bikeability cycle training course was held.