Author: Mr P Sharpe

Almost ready…

Mr Braddock and Mrs Pinnington visited our new building on Thursday afternoon to check on progress and discuss the position of the interactive whiteboards in each classroom.

Our new building is now starting to look like a learning space. Upstairs, all the painting is finished in the History and…

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Posted by Mr P Sharpe on 17 March 2016

Category: The Big Build

A Roof With A View

As our new building continues to take shape, our Site Management team were treated to a spectacular view from the brand new roof!

  

  

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Posted by Mr P Sharpe on 20 October 2015

Category: The Big Build

It's going to be big!

Still building!

The framework for our new building is up and you can see just how big it's going to be. Bricks are being laid and soon it will start looking like a building.

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Posted by Mr P Sharpe on 29 September 2015

Category: The Big Build

Taking Shape

The new building is quickly taking shape with the introduction of a huge crane helping to build the framework. We can almost see what our new building will look like... and it's quite big!

Some people aren't so keen on our big crane, but we like it! What do you think?

  

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Posted by Mr P Sharpe on 17 September 2015

Category: The Big Build

Now the building can start

We're just about to start the new term with the mobile classrooms moved and  provided with fancy new entrance ways. They look quite smart with the land around them landscaped and paths added. The land where they used to be is now being prepared for our new building to start construction in the…

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Posted by Mr P Sharpe on 1 September 2015

Category: The Big Build

Relocation, Relocation, Relocation

So, half way through the summer holidays and there has been quite a change to the back of school... the mobile classrooms have been moved leaving an expanse of land for the new building to occupy.

 

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Posted by Mr P Sharpe on 10 August 2015

Category: The Big Build

Slow going but preparation is the key

It may be the summer holidays but work continues at the back of school to prepare for The Big Build.

Not much to report so it looks like it's taking its time... which it is... but that's because there's a lot of preparation needed before the mobile classrooms are moved. After that, work can…

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Posted by Mr P Sharpe on 20 July 2015

Category: The Big Build

Dirt Piles

Preparation is still underway for the moving of the mobile classrooms. It's very much a building site now will piles of dirt appearing on, what used to be, our rear car park.

 

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Posted by Mr P Sharpe on 6 July 2015

Category: The Big Build

Setting Up Shop

The builders are in the process of setting up their compound at the back of school - fences have been removed, the car park has been cleared of staff cars and security fencing has been installed. It's safe to say, this part of school is no longer ours. After setting up, the next stage will be…

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Posted by Mr P Sharpe on 29 June 2015

Category: The Big Build

No Entry! - Construction in progress

Today marks the start of a year long construction project at St Peter's.

At the back of the school site, the builders are starting to move in ready to begin construction of a brand new 2-storey extension to our current school layout. This new building will house an array of new classrooms,…

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Posted by Mr P Sharpe on 22 June 2015

Category: The Big Build

Nearly finished

After weeks of remodelling and construction, our new entrance and reception area is very nearly complete.

The new entrance is now fully complete with brand new doors, an impressive canopy displaying the school name and logo and an open area to the front
Once through…

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Posted by Mr P Sharpe on 27 May 2014

Category: New Reception

Welcome

The work outside of the new reception is well under way. The new entrance doors are in position and an entrance canopy is now up. The area at the front is soon to be finished and it will start looking more like an entrance. The next thing will see is our new signage welcoming visitors!

Almost…

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Posted by Mr P Sharpe on 1 May 2014

Category: New Reception

This Way To Reception

During the Easter holidays, activity around the new reception area hasn't stopped.
Final preparations have been made for decorating to begin, the new front doors have been added and the outside area is starting to be worked on.

Within the week, we'll start to see more activity outside the…

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Posted by Mr P Sharpe on 22 April 2014

Category: New Reception

Taking shape

Walking around the new reception area, it's difficult to imagine what the old rooms used to look like. However, it's now clear to see what will meet our visitors as they walk through the new entrance.

Visitors will walk in and report to the reception window on the right, after which they can be…

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Posted by Mr P Sharpe on 4 April 2014

Category: New Reception

Our Trip To Geneva

Hello! This is Adam, Alex, and Connor from St. Peters Catholic High School and we are here to tell you about our great trip to Geneva, Switzerland. On a classic English night (cold and rainy) around 25 students had to get themselves out of bed at about 2am in the morning and make their way to…

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Posted by Mr P Sharpe on 2 April 2014

Category: Trips

Hole In The Wall

Now the new walls are in place and we have an idea of how the new reception is going to look, it has been time to set to with the new entrance.
So much so, St Peter's has a small hole where windows used to be. Very soon, this hole will house a fancy new entrance for our visitors.

 

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Posted by Mr P Sharpe on 24 March 2014

Category: New Reception

M8/M9 are no more

M8 and M9 are no more

Over the last week, walls have been demolished, electrics and power have been stripped out and new dividing walls have been added.

The old music area is now a shadow of it's former self and is slowly taking shape to become the new reception area.

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Posted by Mr P Sharpe on 12 March 2014

Category: New Reception

What's Happening At St Peter's?

Since Half Term, there has been a hive of activity around St Peter's.

Skips, fencing, containers have all been delivered to the front of school and, within the past few days, bangs and clangs have been heard coming from the music rooms.

So, what's going on?

Over the past few years our…

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Posted by Mr P Sharpe on 3 March 2014

Category: New Reception

Manchester SleepOut 2013

On Friday, 8th November 2013, myself (Mr Sharpe), Mr Mugan, and over 200 other volunteers from all over the North West took part in the Manchester SleepOut 2013.
The event is organised by the Booth Centre, a charity based in Manchester whose aim is to assist, train and advise the homeless in the…

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Posted by Mr P Sharpe on 13 November 2013

Category: Unclassified