The aim of this website is to provide you with an insight to all we do at Highfield, an insight to all we are proud of and a range of useful information whether you are a parent, pupil, a prospectiveparent, a prospective employee or a local resident. Whatever the reason for visiting our website, I hope you find what you need.
Paul Jarvis, BTEC Business Studies course leader at King George V College will have his article on teaching techniques for new A Level specification published in the EBEA's (The Economics, Businessand Enterprise Association) 'Teaching Business and Economics' magazine.
Welcome to the Governors section of the School's website, here's a short explanation of who we are and what we do. Firstly, we are all volunteers, from all walks of life, some are involved ineducation, some have a financial background, and some are in managerial positions. Hopefully we bring a wide range of talent and experience to help challenge and support the Head teacher and her staff.
RCU began its journey 21 years ago, back in 1993. At that time it was an exciting new start up providing research and market intelligence to support Further Education colleges in the North West ofEngland. Since then the company has really grown in strength and reputation working with colleges and schools nationwide, local autorities, training providers, awarding organisations and an array of governing bodies with a remit for the FE and Skills Sector.
Cardinal Newman College, situated in Preston Lancashire, is a wonderful place to study. We are a happy and distinctive Catholic Sixth Form College with a small and unique campus, which welcomesstudents of all faiths and has a unique feeling of community. We are committed to the pursuit of academic excellence and wish to develop a community in which every student reaches their potential.
With our new iSTEM (Innovation and STEM) Centre and its associated curriculum launching this September, we've declared 2015 the 'Year of STEM' (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths). Threethings are very true about STEM: (1) there are lots of vacancies, (2) for very well paid jobs (3) in which there's not enough qualified people to fill. The technology industry alone employs m.
Our sixth form centre in Leyland offers a wide range of A-levels and Vocational programmes. We also provide education for adult students from Basic Skills to Higher Education at our two adult centresin Euxton and Chorley. Our Chorley centre also has vocational facilities that are used by learners of all ages. Runshaw's Business Centre delivers training and development programmes and work based training to hundreds of businesses across the North West.
Our Lady Queen of Peace Catholic Engineering College is an oversubscribed secondary school on the outskirts of Skelmersdale. We benefit from a continuous buildings and property improvement programmeand our students are afforded state of the art equipment in all subject areas. Our students and staff are proud to be part of our international community. We are delighted with our reputation for high standards and academic achievement but what really sets us apart is our Catholic Ethos.
SJR student Mayumi Pachecho is making waves for the England U17s football team. Mayumi, whose club team is Liverpool Ladies FC has just returned from Cork, Ireland, where the 2nd Elite UEFA round washeld. The squad managed to come away with two wins over Hungary and The Netherlands but lost to the hosts, Ireland. The final round will be played in Iceland and the first game will be against two-time winners Spain.
Welcome to St. Mary's College: we are a thriving community which places a high value on outstanding academic achievement and all-round personal development, as well as our central emphasis as aCatholic school which welcomes boys and girls of all faiths. Our school is built on strong values which emphasise the importance of caring for others and striving for excellence in all we do.