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Open Evening
by Mr Patel - Tuesday, 3 October 2017, 3:10 PM

Money Raising
by Mr Patel - Tuesday, 3 October 2017, 3:10 PM

Thanks to all the year 7 parents who attended our coffee morning on Friday 29 September.  It was a great success and we raised £350 on the day!  Plus we are still raising money on our raffle table which ends tomorrow.

Burnley News
by Mr Patel - Tuesday, 3 October 2017, 3:09 PM

On Sunday 10 September three Unity College students lined up with hundreds of others to run the Burnley Colour dash.

Aaron Lundie (Year 11) Sophie Ashworth (Year 9) and Chloe Daniels (Year 7) were running to raise money for Pendleside Hospice.

Sophie was the first girl to finish the 5k course and Aaron was second junior boy. All three had a fun and enjoyable run whilst having paint thrown at them!

Burnley Literary Festival
by Mr Patel - Tuesday, 3 October 2017, 3:04 PM

Year 9 student Sophia Redjeb has had a high profile role in helping to promote this year’s Burnley Literary Festival and has this week recorded a radio advert for 2BR to promote the Festival to young people.  The advert will run for 4 weeks and has gone live today!

Sophia was extremely professional when she visited 2BR’s studios and has done an excellent job with the advert.  Sophia found the experience really useful as she’s interested in radio as a potential future career opportunity.  Well done Sophia!

School News Information
by Mr Patel - Tuesday, 3 October 2017, 3:02 PM

Jamming with Raspberry Pi and Scoped Solutions!

During our transition period year 6 were lucky enough to work with a local specialist software company called Scoped Solutions, to learn how to code.

Scoped Solutions gave students an insight into the real world of Computing and the importance of learning how to code. Year 6 were required to use their problem solving skills to debug errors in code and then learn how to develop it to make a Piano!

The Raspberry Pi’s were used to show students how ...

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