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12 July 2017
Summer Concert

14 July 2017
DfE Bronze Final Expedition

04 September 2017
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Whats's Happened


Chester University
28 June 2017
Law and business students will be attending Chester University Open Day ...[ read more ]
 
UCAS Preparation Session
28 June 2017
Nadine from Edge Hill University will be visiting to speak to students about how to prepare their UCAS Applicaton. ...[ read more ]
 
UCAS Evening for Parents & Students
12 June 2017
Mrs King & Mr Seva will be giving a presentation to parents and students about how to prepare for their application to University. The presentation is from 5.30 - 6.30 pm, in SG2/3. ...[ read more ]
 
Health Eating Talk
10 May 2017
Stephanie Dillon will be coming in to talk to students about Health Eating. ...[ read more ]
 
SLD to Liverpool
10 February 2017
All Sixth Form Students will be travelling to Liverpool for Super Learning Day 3 to experience the city of culture. ...[ read more ]
 
Jaguar Landrover - Halewood
30 January 2017
The A-level Product Design and Business/IT students were given a brief introduction about the financial and commercial side of the manufacturing industry, before commencing a guided tour of the factory. The students were able to see first hand how Jaguar Land Rover Transform a roll of steel into a complex premium ...[ read more ]
 
HE & Careers Event
13 January 2017
HE and Careers Fair – 13th January 2017 We welcomed over 15 employers and universities from all over the north west to our HE and Careers Fair. Companies such as BAE Systems, HSBC, Babcock Internation, Lancashire Teaching Hospital Trust, Police and Army came to offer careers advice and many ...[ read more ]
 
'The Handmaid's Tale'
17 November 2016
Year 13 attended an English trip to Manchester to experience a series of university style lectures focused on one of their set A level texts: The Handmaid's Tale. The trip was extremely successful. The students gained a breadth of detailed knowledge relevant to their A2 exams. The lectures also provided ...[ read more ]
 
Presentation by James Mannouch
09 November 2016
James came to speak to Year 12 students about the Oscar Pistorius Case. ...[ read more ]
 
Psychology Conference
07 November 2016
The Psychology students attended the Annual Psychology Conference in Manchester. An inspiring day, consisting of a range of Psychological disciplines. Dr Peter Lovatt, engaged students with his expertise of dance, hormones and thinking. He explained how movement influences the way in which people solve problems. Peter also demonstrated how the ...[ read more ]
 
Super Learning Day 1
26 October 2016
Super Learning Day was an eventful day, Year 12 Students completed their First Aid Certificate and Year 13 Student attended Master Classes with Jessica from Edge Hill University. ...[ read more ]
 
Waddow Hall Centre
01 September 2016
All the new Year 12 Students enjoyed a day of Kayaking, Climbing and Zip Wire at Waddow Hall Outdoor pursuits centre at clitheroe. All had a great time getting to know each other. ...[ read more ]
 
HE Event at Edge Hill University
30 June 2016
All Year 12 Students will be attending the UCAS Higher Education Exhibition. ...[ read more ]
 
Edge Hill Higher Education Convention
30 June 2016
All year 12 students attended a HE convention at Edge Hill University where there were over 100 universities offering advice and guidance on courses and studying at university. Students were able to attend 15 minutes seminars on writing personal statements, student finance, education, medicine and where to study where ...[ read more ]
 
'Get into Law' University of Chester
29 June 2016
Law students were escorted by Mrs King to the Chester Campus of the University of Law to take part in interactive sessions to help develop the skills required to have a successful career in Law. Students were greeted by experienced Lawyers and Lecturers and given an introductory talk about ...[ read more ]
 
Safe Drive, Stay Alive
20 June 2016
Year 12 students were invited to listen to a ‘Safe Drive, Stay Alive’ event at the Guild Hall. They had the opportunity to listen to real life stories from a number of professionals who have experienced working on such tragic car crash cases across the North West of England. Students ...[ read more ]
 
UCLAN Art & Design Invitation
16 June 2016
On Thursday 16th June, our Year 12 Art students visited the Creative Art's Degree Show at UCLAN. The show gave our students a real insight into the variety and range of courses offered at University that include subjects like Architectural Technology, Digital Marketing and Textile Design. After a ...[ read more ]
 
Europe 'In or Out'
12 May 2016
Mr Graham-Hyde, Government & Politics teacher has invited representatives to speak to students about the impending vote on whether Britain should remain in Europe. ...[ read more ]
 
Business Studies Trip
11 March 2016
A2 Business Studies group attended an Exam skills and Essay writing workshop at the Lowry, Salford Quays on Friday 11th March. ...[ read more ]
 
AS Visit to Law Courts
10 March 2016
A trip has been arranged to the combined courts in Preston for students following A-level Law. ...[ read more ]
 
Tim Milner - Motivational Speaker
24 February 2016
An inspiring session delivered by Tim Milner, an educational specialist who kept the students captivated and entertained with useful hints and tips on successful revision. Tim talked about different revision strategies that would make revision less boring and the revision topic more memorable. Using examples of his own, students were ...[ read more ]
 
SLD Visit to the Trafford Centre
12 February 2016
Students from the Sixth Form enjoyed a visit to the Trafford Centre. ...[ read more ]
 
UCLAN Visit to Religious Studies Department
03 February 2016
AS Religious Studies students visited the Religious Studies department at UCLAN. ...[ read more ]
 
Sixth Form Consultation Day
27 January 2016
Parents are invited to attend, students will make appointments directly with teaching staff. ...[ read more ]
 
Visit to Royal Preston Hospital
18 January 2016
A group aspiring medics recently enjoyed a visit to the Education Centre at the Royal Preston Hospital. The morning session was packed with inspirational and educational opportunities which were enjoyed by all who attended. The session was jointly presented by by 4th year Medical students from the University ...[ read more ]
 
Higher Education & Careers Fair
15 January 2016
We welcomed over 15 employers and universities from all over the north west to our HE and Careers Fair. Companies such as BAE Systems, Eric Wright Construction, Lancashire Teaching Hospital Trust, Police and Army came to offer careers advice and many offered work experience opportunities for our students. ...[ read more ]
 
Super Learning Day 2
17 December 2015
Choose life project - details to follow ...[ read more ]
 
Lancashire Police
15 December 2015
PC Nisbett came in to talk to the Sixth Formers about the consequences of drinking and drug taking. He started the presentation off with a hard hitting video of a group of teenagers who had a house party and the tragic consequences of drinking too much. Information was also given ...[ read more ]
 
Sixth Form PT1 Examinations
07 December 2015
PT1 Formal Examinations begin today for one week. ...[ read more ]
 
'Life as a Barrister' by Russell Davis
25 November 2015
Russell Davis, a criminal barrister with over 20 years experience came in to speak to the Law students. He talked about the prolific cases he has worked on and gave fascinating facts of the case and how they were fought in the law courts. During his talk, he gave a ...[ read more ]
 
Guest Speaker Lancashire Police
19 November 2015
A representative from Lancashire Police will be coming into Sixth Form to talk about the dangers of driving under the influence of drink and drugs. ...[ read more ]
 
UCLAN Visit to Maths Department
18 November 2015
Students had an excellent day at Uclan, they got a chance to see what degree level mathematics was like. The activities throughout the day were engaging. Students also got a chance to ask any questions about university life, the process of ucas and results day. ...[ read more ]
 
Magistrates Visit
12 November 2015
Magistrates will be giving a presentation to A level Law Students. ...[ read more ]
 
Gap Year Presentation
04 November 2015
Sophie Milligan and Andreea Tomi from UCLan & STA Travel Two 4th year UCLan Tourism Management students came to speak to our Year 13 students about Gap Years and the options available. Both girls were working as representatives of STA Travel (specialists in student and gap year travel) and gave ...[ read more ]
 
Investigating Crime
09 October 2015
Mr Gooch spoke of the different careers within investigating crime and gave students an insight into the organisations they could work for. After a short presentation, he answered questions regarding his career within the Police Force and told stories of the types of serious crimes he has investigated. ...[ read more ]
 
Student Union Elections
28 September 2015
Student Union Elections - Hafsah Zaman was elected President, Uwais Bax Vice-President of the Student Union. ...[ read more ]
 
Presentation by the Children's Society
17 September 2015
17th Sep 2015 Moor Park Sixth Form students welcomed the Children's Society who presented to them How to be Safe! Students listened to the difficulties that can arise from social media and an awareness of child exploitation in this country. All the students were understandably interested. ...[ read more ]
 
If you believe you can achieve!
17 September 2015
We were delighted to welcome to Moor Park Sixth Form comedian and motivational speaker Gary Skyner. Gary was a thalidomide victim and he spoke to the Sixth Form students about his life journey and what he has achieved. It was a great privilege to meet him and we ...[ read more ]
 
Children's Society
17 September 2015
Miss Ajayi came to speak to the Year 12 students about the dangers of child sex exploitation. She shared stories of child sex exploitation in Lancashire and how the dangers can affect children from all ages, backgrounds and ethnicity. The students were given advice on how grooming can occur (online ...[ read more ]
 
Friends of Israel
15 September 2015
John Levy from the Friends of Israel Charity came to speak to the Sixth Formers about the importance of the Middle East to Lancashire. He brought with him Rabbi Dr Robert Ash. The pair discussed four factors of how the Middle East affects Lancashire: 1. Energy Source – UK is ...[ read more ]
 
Edge Hill University
23 June 2015
Year 12 students will be attending a University Preparation Day at Edge Hill. ...[ read more ]
 
Chester University
22 June 2015
Emma Gillis from Chester University will be presenting a talk to Year 12 students about UCAS and Student Finance. ...[ read more ]
 
Liverpoool University
19 June 2015
Year 12 Students will be visiting the Open Day at Liverpool University. ...[ read more ]
 
Cumbria University
16 June 2015
Students will be attending Cumbria University to take part in several workshops. ...[ read more ]
 
H.E Convention
11 June 2015
Year 12 are attending the annual Lancashire H.E. Convention which is being held at Edge Hill University, over 125 universities from across the UK will be at the event enabling students the opportunity to speak directly to universities they may be considering to apply to through UCAS. ...[ read more ]
 
Election Fever
07 May 2015
An update on our Election Fever activities… Moor Park prepares to Vote! You may have noticed that Thursday 7 May 2015 is General Election day for all adults aged 18 and over. The SNP and Labour want to reduce the voting age to allow 16 and 17 years to vote. The Moor Park ...[ read more ]
 
Preston Law Courts
01 May 2015
AS law students attended the Crown court, where they observed the Law in action. They had the opportunity to talk to Barristers and other legal personnel.  There were many questions and answers between the teacher and students which hopefully this experience will support them with the Public examinations. ...[ read more ]
 
UCLAN Visitor Victor Depatista
30 April 2015
On 30 April 2015, a group of students welcomed Victor P Depatista, an Astrologer from UcLan.  He fascinated students with his knowledge of the universe and discussed how studying a PHD in Astrology would open up many career prospects for budding scientists and mathematicians.  Using images and facts, his talk was ...[ read more ]
 
Valedictory Dinner
17 April 2015
Students enjoyed the Valedictory Dinner at Barton Grange Hotel to celebrate the end of their AS/A Level studies. ...[ read more ]
 
Derren Brown's Miracle Tour
15 April 2015
A group of Psychology students went to watch the Derren Brown 'Miracle' tour in Sheffield earlier this month. What a great experience! The students had the opportunity to watch him in action, an unforgettable trip! Already looking forward to his next tour. ...[ read more ]
 
History Lecture, Manchester
18 March 2015
A2 Students attended a lecture day about Britain 1951-1964, this will be delivered by a number of eminent professors and will provide valuable information leading up to their History A-Level examination. ...[ read more ]
 
Tim Milner - Motivational Speaker
10 March 2015
We welcomed Tim Milner teacher and motivational speaker into the Sixth Form on Tuesday the 10th March to present to our year 12 students on preparation strategies to support exam success. Tim also had a hands-on session looking at mind mapping, the revision environment and how to manage stress. The ...[ read more ]
 
Essay and Revision Technique Clinic
09 March 2015
Jessica Richmond from Edge Hill University delivered an essay planning and structuring session which was very useful for both year 12 and 13 students. Jessica introduced the students to what an academic essay should look like and explained the best way to go about getting the best results in an assignment, ...[ read more ]
 
Skills & Careers for Post 16, Manchester
05 March 2015
Year 12 students attended the “Skills North West” conference on Thursday the 5th of March in Manchester. The event gave them the opportunity to talk with some universities, gain information for Post 16 apprenticeships and a variety of employers. We all enjoyed the morning and returned to the Sixth Form ...[ read more ]
 
Chester Zoo
03 March 2015
Psychology students had the opportunity to take part in a workshop on chimp language acquisition and social behaviour. They had a thoroughly enjoyable day at Chester Zoo. The educational workshop allowed the students to revisit areas of Psychology such as operant and classical conditioning and link it to animal learning and ...[ read more ]
 
Stress Management
02 March 2015
Students at the Sixth Form were given a presentation about relaxation and shown techniques to help relieve exam stress by Elizabeth Slingsby who is a member of the NHS Directory of Complimentary & Alternative Therapists.  The students found the experience interesting and enjoyable. ...[ read more ]
 
University of Cumbria Presentation
28 February 2015
A representative from the University of Cumbria visited the Sixth Form to present to the Year 12 students about the courses they offer, the entry requirements and information about Open days.  Students were impressed with the range of courses and the location of the campus.  Many hope to attend the ...[ read more ]
 
Presentation on Forensic Science
24 February 2015
A representative from the UCLAN delivered at talk to Year 12 students about the Forensic Science course.  There were body parts on display, students had the opportunity to have their fingerprints taken and furnished with all the information needed to consider studying Forensic studies at the University.  One Year 12 ...[ read more ]
 
Talk about a Career in the Police Force
02 February 2015
It is always a busy enrichment programme at Moor Park Sixth Form, this week the Police spoke to the Year 12 about different career routes in the Police Force.  The talk was very informative and the officer allowed time for many questions.  Several students are interested in a Career in ...[ read more ]
 
Business Trip
23 January 2015
Business Students are attending an Exam Skills and Essay Writing Workshop at The Lowry, Salford Keys on 23rd January 2015. ...[ read more ]
 
Deadline for Sixth Form Applications
09 January 2015
Ensure you don't miss the deadline and get your application in early!! ...[ read more ]
 
End of Term Celebration
18 December 2014
Staff and Students are looking forward to getting together at Pizza Hut for an end of term celebration before the January Exams begin. ...[ read more ]
 
Super Learning Day
18 December 2014
All Sixth Former will be completing a First Aid Course at the Sixth Form ...[ read more ]
 
Study Day
15 December 2014
All Year 12 and 13 Students will be having a home study day in preparation for their January Examinations. ...[ read more ]
 
Bar Mock Trial
22 November 2014
Bar Mock Trial - this competition was a joint venture involving Sixth Form students and students from the lower school.  Students have been practicing for the event over the past few weeks.  On the day at Preston Law Courts they gave their best performance and all students enjoyed the legal ...[ read more ]
 
Tim Milner - Motivational Speaker
12 November 2014
Tim Milner, a motivational speaker came to talk to Year 11 and Year 12 & 13 students about "Bridging the Gap" and "Just do It". Students were impressed with the visit. ...[ read more ]
 
Open Evening
12 November 2014
Sixth Form Open Evening was a great success there was a great atmosphere and lots of positive comments about the Sixth Form we are looking forward to receiving applications for admission in September 2015.  On the night we raffled an iphone 6+ which was won by Marta Switon who is ...[ read more ]
 
Consultation Evening
21 October 2014
Year 12 & Year 13 Consultation meeting tonight between 4-8pm, this gave parents an opportunity to meet tutors and receive student reports following their PT1 Assessments. ...[ read more ]
 
Application to Sixth Form 2015
20 October 2014
Application to join the Sixth Form in September 2015 opens today.  Application can be completed through the website or alternatively ring 01772 795428 ext 7258 for a prospectus and paper application form. ...[ read more ]
 
Preston Youth Conference
16 October 2014
Four students attended the Preston Youth Conference to discuss how young people feel about not being able to vote and issues affecting young Prestonians. ...[ read more ]
 
Art Trip to Williamson Park
13 October 2014
Sixth Form Art students had an introduction using photography within a specific setting and how to look at composition when taking photographs.  The visit to Ashton memorial and the Butterfly house in Williamson Park, Lancaster.  The trip was a great success and all students have since used their images towards ...[ read more ]
 
Assessments
06 October 2014
Year 12 & Year 13 Informal Assessments begin this week. ...[ read more ]
 
UCAS Oxbridge Applications
26 September 2014
Year 13 Oxbridge, medical, veterinary & dentistry candidates are putting the finishing touches to their UCAS Applications ensuring they meet the early deadline set by the Universities. ...[ read more ]
 
Sixth Form Year 12 Parents Welcome Meeting
11 September 2014
Mrs King gave a presentation to the parents of Year 12 students explaining what happens in Sixth Form and what their son or daughter would be experiences over the next 12 months. ...[ read more ]
 
Outdoor Experience
01 September 2014
Sixth Form welcomed the Year 12 Students we began the term with an outdoor adventure activity at Waddow Hall, Clitheroe.  Everyone had a fantastic time, climbing, canoeing, kayaking etc.  Everyone agreed that it had been an enjoyable day and gave the Year 12 students  time to get to know each ...[ read more ]
 
February Formal Assessments
03 February 2014
The students are gearing up for more formal assessments next week, which will go towards their PT2 grades and allow the teachers to assess their predicted grades for the AS exams in June. Good luck Sixth Formers! ...[ read more ]
 
Pyjama Party
17 January 2014
For further fund raising opportunities, Aiysha Adam-Gavar encouraged all the Sixth Formers to come to school in their pyjamas for the day. There were a variety of onesies, a superman snuggle wrap and lots of fluffy slippers. The students really enjoyed the day and especially liked not having to get dressed in ...[ read more ]
 
Fashion Show
15 January 2014
On Wednesday 15 January, Fatima Mohmed and Khadieja Patel put together a fashion show and play based around fashion to showcase their EPQ project, which is based on fashions from around the world. This event also raised money for Aiysha Adam-Gavar's EPQ project, which is based on fund raising for different ...[ read more ]
 
Christmas assembly
20 December 2013
The students prepared for Christmas with a festive assembly on the last day of term. Each form  either performed a Christmas song and dance or recreated a memorable TV game show. The students also got into groups for a quiz run by quiz master, Ms Winstanley. ...[ read more ]
 
Christmas Party
19 December 2013
The Student Union events committee  organised  the students' Christmas Party on Thursday 19 December 2013. There was food, drink and music provided, followed by the presentation of Secret Santa gifts to students and teachers. ...[ read more ]
 
Tour Of Springfields
13 December 2013
The Sixth Form students went on a tour of Springfields Nuclear Power Plant in Salwick as part of the World of Work Super Learning Day. Whilst they were there, the group was split into two teams and took part in tasks that involved team building and using their presenting skills. ...[ read more ]
 
Sixth Form Open Evening
12 December 2013
The 2nd Sixth Form Open Evening was held on the 12 December between 7pm - 9pm. This event was open to both internal and external candidates. ...[ read more ]
 
Formal Assessments
02 December 2013
The formal assessments ran during this week for all of the current Sixth Form students. Their assessments took place upstairs in the Sixth Form under exam conditions. ...[ read more ]
 
Sixth Form Taster Day
02 December 2013
Year 11 students got a taste of Sixth Form life with a Sixth Form Taster Day. During the day, the students took part in 'A' level style classes in subjects that they had previously chosen. After lunch, a guest speaker from Liverpool University gave a presentation about life after school. ...[ read more ]
 
Saalihah Adam to meet the Prime Minister
02 December 2013
Saalihah Adam, one of our Sixth form students, met David Cameron in 10 Downing Street on the 02 December. She was one of only 2 people in the UK to win an award for shadowing a counsellor for a period of 3 months. During this time, she had to complete a ...[ read more ]
 
Year 11 Interviews
25 November 2013
The year 11 interviews with Ms Winstanley continued this week. ...[ read more ]
 
Sixth Form Open Evening
13 November 2013
The Sixth Form Open Evening for our internal candidates at Moor Park High School and Sixth Form was held on 13 November. The majority of our current Sixth Form students helped out by setting up displays, showing prospective students around and answering questions. Two of our students, Jason Holden and ...[ read more ]
 

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