Our enrichment activities for Upper School pupils are designed to enhance academic and sporting excellence and develop leadership qualities, setting your child up for success both now and in the future.
Leadership and Social Awareness
Duke of Edinburgh – year 10 and 11 pupils can join the awards scheme up to Bronze level
Model United Nations (MUN) – challenging and fun public speaking and debating club, helps pupils to learn about a wide variety of important issues that affect our world. An excellent way to develop skills of public speaking, persuasion and diplomacy, as well as to socialise with pupils from different year groups.
Public Speaking – pupils can take part in public speaking and debate competitions
Rotary Interact – pupils may join the Interact Club of St. Helens where they get involved with local charity events and other worthy causes
Tower Towies – Pupils get together to discuss social and moral issues
Our wide range of sporting activities allow our pupils to excel in their chosen field.
Pupils can compete in the following ISA competitions:
Pupils can also take part in Rugby and join the annual Upper School Skiing trip.
School Band – the band rehearse every week and perform regularly at school events with a house music festival taking place each year (1to1 music tuition, for an instrument of their choice, is available at extra charge)
Creative Writing – pupils can develop their imaginations and skills in creative writing
Academic and life choices
GCSE booster clubs – We run booster clubs for all our GCSE subjects for Yrs 10 and 11
Further Education and Careers advice – we work in partnership with Morrisby psychometrics to help pupils make informed choices about sixth form/college education and future career aspirations