Sporting successes to kick off the new school year

26 September, 2019

  We’re not long into the new school year but have already seen a number of great sporting successes from our academies. South Shore’s Year 7 boys’ football team has won its first tournament, while Cedar Mount’s Year 10 girls’ team kicked off the new term brilliantly – and Melland FC has already completed in […]

BFET Sports Day 2019

19 June, 2019

It was great to join students and staff from across the trust at the BFET Sports’ Day.  Everyone was kept active and engaged throughout the day and there was always something going on to interest and involve our young people. This year, the day was structured around our values.  During the awards ceremony we recognised […]

BFET student helps launch UK’s first ever Resilience Pathway

14 June, 2019

The UK’s first ever ‘Resilience Pathway’ has been unveiled this week in Blackpool and South Shore Academy was thrilled and honoured to be involved. Each paving stone on the pathway illustrates a “move” – an idea or suggestion – to help young people, their families and friends find a sense of belonging, cope with any […]

Breakfast club

26 April, 2019

South Shore Academy is the first high school in Blackpool to offer free breakfasts to all of its pupils. This is part of the Government’s National School Breakfast Programme (NSBP), which is being delivered by the charities Family Action and Magic Breakfast. Research has proved that a healthy breakfast can provide children with the energy and nutrients […]

Science experiments across the Trust!

26 April, 2019

We have recently seen British Science Week have quite an impact on our staff and students. Budding scientists at CMA dissected lungs and eyes, made slime, wrote about potion-making, took part in educational trips and welcomed Manchester University, who hosted a Flash Bang Extravaganza for CMA and Rushbrook pupils. At South Shore meanwhile, the entire […]