Fearns Community Sports College

Skip to main content
19th July 18
Trail : home / News

News

College life goes down a treat

HIGH school pupils got a taste of college life at Accrington and Rossendale College.

Click here to read the full article

Governor raised £6,000 completing coastal walk

A FORMER partner in a solicitors’ firm walked the coastal route around Anglesey in memory of his wife

Click here to read the full article

Fearns pupils honoured to be invited on battlefields’ tour

FIVE pupils from Rossendale will be taking part in a historical trip of a lifetime to the First World War Battlefields.

Click here to read the full article

Year 5s join Fearns pupils for literacy festival

A LITERACY and numeracy festival attracted almost 200 Year 5s to Fearns.

Click here to read the full article

Packed first parents’ evening for new Year 7s

PARENTS packed Fearns when they attended their first parents’ evening with their new Year 7 pupils.

Click here to read the full article

Fearns Chat wins two national media awards including Best Newspaper

A SCHOOL newspaper written and designed by pupils from Fearns was picked as the best in the UK.

Click here to read the full article

Junior journalists take to the airwaves
THREE Fearns pupils were interviewed by BBC Radio Lancashire presenters Sally Naden and Brett Davison about their involvement in Fearns Chat.

Click here to read the full article

Year 7s go wild at the zoo

A FUN trip around Blackpool Zoo was enjoyed by pupils from Fearns when they met the animals and learnt more about them.

Click here to read the full article

Tom races to 100% attendance

A PUPIL who never missed a day off high school in five years was rewarded with two gifts.

Click here to read the full article

Thank you to teachers for help with revision

A SERIES of early morning breakfast revision sessions gave pupils at Fearns the best chance to achieve their GCSE goals.

Click here to read the full article

Governor tackles 140-mile coastal walk for Headway in memory of his wife

A FORMER solicitor will be walking perimeter of Anglesey in memory of his wife to raise money for the charity Headway.

Click here to read the full article

Pastoral Mentor on TV as shining example how a charity helps rebuild lives

A VETERAN who is now a pastoral mentor at Fearns was highlighted as a success story in a BBC1 programme.

Click here to read the full article

World Cup fever promotes school reading and fundraising

THROUGHOUT the duration of the World Cup, high schools students in Rossendale will be reading chapters of an on the spot new novel.

Click here to read the full article

Our school newspaper hits the headlines again - finalist in national competition

A NEWSPAPER written and produced by pupils from Fearns is the only state high school entry to be a finalist in a prestigious national media competition.

Click here to read the full article

High flying work experience pupils make the grade

THE sky’s the limit now for would be pilot Brandon Mayor who wrote to more than 50 flight finishing schools before landing his work experience.

Click here to read he full article

Pupils opt for the veggie option after Fearns gets grant

A GRANT from the Vegetarian Society made for a meat-free week at Fearns.

Click here to read the full article

Fearns old-boy returns to school to inspire pupils

MULTI-millionaire ‘old boy’ of Fearns Piers Linney returned to his old school to inspire scholars.

Click here to read the full article

University taster session inspires Year 7s

HIGH school pupils got the first taste of university life when they joined the University of Manchester Gateway project.

Click here to read the full article

Bookworms rediscover love of books in library

AS PART of a high school reading initiative, pupils from Fearns visited Bacup Library.

Click here to read the full article

Former pupil picked from 3,000 for place at prestigious London theatre academy

OUT of more than 3,000 auditionees, Cameron Rhodes has been selected for one of just 38 places at the prestigious Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts in London.

Click here to read the full article

Pupils thrive on horse reward programme

WORKING hard at school reaped rewards for seven Year 7s who have just completed a horse management course.

Click here to read the full article

World Championships beckon for Tejay

KICKBOXING competitor and instructor Tejay Bacon hopes to secure gold after being picked to represent England in the World Championships.

Click here to read the full article

Gruelling cycling challenge ahead for Pastoral Mentor

A PASTORAL Mentor at Fearns who was severely wounded in Afghanistan is planning a gruelling 2,745 mile bike ride for charity.

Click here to read the full article

Fearns leads the way with new county reading challenge

AN EXCITING initiative to improve reading is being led in Rossendale by Mrs Humphries, the librarian at Fearns.

Click here to read the full article

Rookie reporters get a glimpse of life as a journalist

NINE Literacy Leaders spent a day being a journalist when they got to write articles of their choice as part of BBC School News Report Day.

Click here to read the full article

Fearns pupils clock up mile for Sport Relief

CARING pupils raised £225.85 by holding a non uniform day and running a mile for Sport Relief.

Click here to read the full article

Battlefields tour leaves lasting impression on Fearns pupils

A TOUR of battlefields, cemeteries and memorials had a lasting effect on two pupils from Fearns.

Click here to read the full article

Mentors praised for gaining skills to prepare for work experience

PUPILS at Fearns who completed an employer mentoring programme have been rewarded with certificates.

Click here to read the full article

Business awards for former pupils who founded successful digital company

FORMER Fearns pupils have developed an innovative company whose digital product has revolutionised a national NHS problem.

Click here to read the full article

Fearns Community Sports College pupils will be taking part in BBC School Report 

BBC School report 2018, 7 articles written by students at our school.

Click here to read the full article 

Leisure Trust serves up wealth of job prospects

PUPILS got the chance to learn about the wealth of opportunities at Rossendale Leisure Trust.

Click here to read the full article

Aspirations raised as pupils learn vital role of volunteering

YEAR 10s at Fearns learnt the importance of gaining experience in a careers talk.

Click here to read the full article

National success for former Fearns pupil

FORMER Fearns pupil Sophie Clayton is the youngest member of the design team at Rossendale’s largest company and has just scooped a national award.

Click here to read the full article

Thousands will see logo designed by Fearns pupil

A LOGO created by a pupil at Fearns will be seen by thousands of people.

Click here to read the full article

University visit helps students to plan their future

TEN pupils attended an informative trip to the University of Manchester to help them decide on their GCSE options.

Click here to read the full article

Mentoring programme is an inspiration for pupils

PUPILS on a mentoring scheme were inspired after spending the morning with staff at Rossendale Leisure Trust discovering how they got into their careers.

Click here to read the full article

Horses for courses as Year 7s enjoy their reward

TEN lucky Year 7 pupils had their hard work in school rewarded when they were enlisted on a horse management course.

Click here to read the full article

Hospice appeal success as Fearns team raises the most money per pupil

A TEAM of 12 pupils from Fearns scooped two awards in the Youth Enterprise Challenge - the most money raised per pupil and most innovative idea.

Click here to read the full article

Pupils remember the Holocaust

HUMANITIES lessons at Fearns gave pupils a chance to reflect and remember the Holocaust.

Click here to read te full article

Harry Potter magic comes to Fearns

THE magic of Harry Potter came to life for pupils at Fearns.

Click here to read the full article

STEM comes to life through university visit

SCIENCE, Technology, Engineering and Maths came to life for pupils from Fearns on a trip to the University of Manchester.

Click here to read the full article

Pupils’ learn how to get that job

PUPILS were given top tips on how to impress a future employer in the first of a series of talks at Fearns

Click here to read the full article

Class of 2017 inspires others to achieve

PUPILS were inspired to achieve when the Class of 2017 returned to Fearns Community Sports College, Stacksteads, to collect awards.

Click here to read the full article

Celebrating Christmas at Fearns

CHRISTMAS jumpers, a raffle and a monster bake sale helped to raise money for Rossendale Hospice.

Click here to read the full article 

Premier hopes for presentation pupils

A PRESENTATION on ways to improve female attendance at football matches delivered by pupils from Fearns was picked as the best.

Click here to read the full article

Bookworms enjoy parties after accelerating their reading

KEEN readers who have worked hard to improve their skills were rewarded in a series of parties.

Click here to read the full article

Fearns pupils explore study after high school

PUPILS got the chance to sample post-16 opportunities on a taster day held at Accrington and Rossendale College with tasters included bricklaying and cooking.

Click here to read the full article

Artists work picked as best in Rossendale

THREE artists from Fearns had their work selected as the best in a competition organised by Rossendale Rotary Club.

Click here to read the full article

 

Lest we forget – Fearns remembers

VETERANS and firefighters stood shoulder to shoulder with pupils from Fearns when the school held a Remembrance service.

Click here to read the full article

University presentation by pupils earns praise

A CLEVER presentation earned pupils from Fearns University of Manchester scarves.

Click here to read the full article

Vital lessons for pupils at Fearns

LESSONS to save a life have been taught at Fearns.

Click here to read the full article

Pupils working to help their community

A NEW community club has been set up at Fearns as an offshoot of the Rotary Club.

Click here to read the full article

Huge total raised for Macmillan thanks to cakes and coffee

THE kettle was on non-stop at Fearns Community Sports College as pupils raised £930 for Macmillan Cancer Support.

Click here to read the full article

Teen poet has work selected for national anthology

A TEENAGE poet from Fearns has had his dark tale selected for a national poetry anthology.

Click here to read the full article

Languages are celebrated at Fearns

A TRES bonne time was had by pupils celebrating European Day of Languages at Fearns.

Click here to read the full article

Coffee day to raise money for Macmillan

PUPILS are bidding to top last year’s fundraising efforts for Macmillan Cancer Support by holding a nearly five-hour coffee marathon.

Click here to read the full article

Girls’ results top boys at Fearns

Headteacher of Fearns Helen Stead said: “We are proud of the individual achievements of our pupils in a changing climate.

Click here to read the full article

Hot off the press – latest edition of Fearns Chat

OUR 16-page newspaper that was produced in just a week is now being distributed to new pupils and feeder primary schools.

Click here to read the full article

Year 10s plan their future

AFTER two weeks of exams, Year 10 pupils at Fearns got the chance to explore careers at Burnley College.

Click here to read the full article

Pupils shadow Lancashire book competition

THOUSANDS of words were devoured by pupils from Fearns as they shadowed five schools selecting Lancashire Book of the Year.

Click here to read the full article

Degree student goes back to school to help pupils complete qualifications


PUPILS gained additional qualifications to help boost their self-esteem, manage their time and deal with emotional issues.

Click here to read ther full article

Year 5s complete literacy and numeracy challenges

A FUN literacy and numeracy day saw Year 5 pupils from six primary schools visiting Fearns.

Click here to read the full article

New starters enjoy taster day at Fearns

BAKING, trampolining, making music and getting crafty were all activities enjoyed by primary pupils on a transition day at Fearns

Click here to read the full article