Marton goes to Egypt at Bolton Museum

28 October, 2019

Just one of the many fantastic school trips enjoyed across the Trust this month has been Marton Primary Academy’s visit to Bolton Museum, where Year Five pupils were given a tour of the Eqyptian Collection as part of their history learning. There, the children were enthralled with all the ancient Egyptian artefacts and enjoyed creating […]

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 […]

Winning art at Marton

01 March, 2019

Arts and crafts created by Marton Primary Academy pupils are currently on display at Blackpool University, as part of the Young Seasiders exhibition and competition. The craft submission from Marton was a fantastic plasticine circus entitled ‘Marton’s Majestic Circus of Curiosities’ and a selection of individual art entries from all year groups were all mounted onto […]

Young Carers’ Awareness Day

08 February, 2019

Marton Primary has recently taken part in a competition to help raise money for young carers in the area. 31st January was ‘Young Carers’Awareness Day’ and schools all over the region were invited to take part in the event, to raise funds and promote the great work of Blackpool carers. Pupils came to school in […]

Blackpool Youth Summit

13 December, 2018

The first ever Blackpool Youth Summit was held recently and 14 students from Marton Primary Academy travelled to Blackpool & The Flyde College, Bispham Campus, to take part. They explored different social issues, working together with other young people to look at how they could create tangible plans to improve areas within their schools and […]