Wednesday 29th March 2017
This afternoon (Monday 27th March) a group of 17 boarders from Keswick School, along with our headteacher and another staff member, took advantage of the stunning weather to enjoy half a day off timetable developing our teamwork skills. The event took place at Glaramara activity centre, where we participated in a number of team-building challenges to improve our resilience,... Read more »
Monday 20th March 2017
We are pleased to post the following article which has appeared recently in online news
This mixed-sex comprehensive in the centre of the beautiful Lake District is one of only 37 state boarding schools in the country. It was founded in the 14th century by local clergyman Sir Thomas de Eskhead, and boarding pupils still attend Crosthwaite church, where he... Read more »
Thursday 16th March 2017
The teaching of Music and Modern Languages has been given the Royal seal of approval from The Prince’s Teaching Institute.
Lancaster Royal Grammar School recently received The Prince’s Teaching Institute Mark for 2016.
The Prince’s Teaching Institute recognises and rewards school departments that develop inspirational ideas and activities... Read more »
Wednesday 25th January 2017
Year Nine pupils from Adams’ Grammar School gave up the first day of their holiday to give a Christmas party for children who use a nearby Barnardo’s Centre.
The five boys organised the event at Cannock Childrens Centre for 45 children under eight years old. They provided party food, games and craft making activities with the highlight being a visit from... Read more »
Monday 23rd January 2017
At Liverpool College our Eastern European and Spanish students celebrate Christmas on 6 January rather than 25 December. For Eva Obersneider from Estonia, Anastasia Marmisa from Latvia and Daniil Ujacov from Moldova this is the traditional, historical Christmas time when Santa brings the presents and regional dishes like the Napoleon, a sweet dessert made... Read more »
Wednesday 7th December 2016
Keswick School boarders would like to wish everyone a very Merry Christmas and Happy New Year. It has been an exceptionally busy year and is not over yet. Our current project is to raise funds and gather gifts to ensure under priviledged children in our area get the best Christmas they can. We are working together with South Workington Youth... Read more »
Tuesday 29th November 2016
Last Friday Keswick School’s annual Xmas Fayre extravaganza was held in Queens Hall. The boarders ran a cake stall, thankful for the many donations from staff and also a bran tub. Proceeds were raised for their chosen charity who buy xmas presents for under privileged children in the area. It is hoped that the boarders involved will be able to deliver some presents... Read more »
Monday 28th November 2016
On Tuesday 15th November, St George's boarders in Years 11, 12 and 13 enjoyed the Senior Dinner which is the first formal boarding event of the academic year. A stunning three course dinner followed the drinks reception and we were left feeling truly inspired having listened to our guest of honour, Mr Jordan Thomas, talk of his sporting journey which, so far, has earned... Read more »