EMPOWERED POETRY Last October, shortly after National Poetry Day, our English Department entered a number of students into the Young Writers ‘Empowered’ poetry competition, designed to inspire students to wite about something they feel passionately about and express themselves through poetry.  We are absolutely delighted to confirm that 32 students have since been


PETER PAN Congratulations to the Year 7 cast and crew of this year's panto, Peter Pan, inspired by the classic novel by J.M. Barrie.  Our production was based on the pantomime by Stephen and Rachel Humphreys, authorised by Lazy Bee Scripts.  The cast enchanted audiences over three evening performances last week, helping everyone to


ALDER CENTRE CANDLE SERVICE spacer On 9 December our talented Music Department singers contributed to the annual Alder Centre Candle Service in the inspiring setting of the Lady Chapel in Liverpool Cathedral. This is a beautiful, annual event that supports and celebrates the fantastic work undertaken by the Alder Centre for bereaved


PRESENTATION EVENING 2021 Last night we celebrated Presentation Evening at FHS where GCSE certificates and special achievement awards were presented to students. It was a great pleasure to be able to celebrate the achievements of these students in the last academic year, especially given the increased challenges and disruption they faced. Our Guest


CHILDREN IN NEED 2021 A massive thank you and congratulations to the FHS school community for getting together behind the Children in Need fundraising day on 19 November.  Your support was overwhelming and raised a fantastic £1,074.32! THANK YOU!


OUTSTANDING PRODUCTION AWARD In October 2021, our talented company of Year 8 and 9 musical theatre performers travelled to the ICC Birmingham to perform a specially adapted version of Stephen Sondheim’s ‘Into The Woods”. As part of the day, they performed in front of a crack team of industry experts who adjudicated their


THE POWER OF POETRY Congratulations to Abigail (Year 9) who penned an outstanding poem called 'Better' which was shortlisted for a National Tes Award.  Abigail was invited to attend the National TES Award Ceremony in London in October where she received a Highly Commended Award which was presented to her by renowned author


ASPIRE TO GREAT THINGS Last weekend, one of our newest members of staff, Mr Chestnutt, swam the English Channel with his five relay team members to raise over £23,000 for ASPIRE, the charity supporting those with spinal chord injuries. Initially scheduled to take place in August, the swim was delayed due to bad

FHS Xtra

FHS Xtra On Monday 6 September, our Freshers Fair took place in the school hall and was huge success, crammed with extra-curricular opportunities and very popular with both Year 7 and 8 students. There were a lot of clubs for students to explore and sign up to– most will be up and running


GCSE RESULTS 2021 Formby High School is delighted to share the outstanding achievements of our students in their GCSE qualifications this summer after such an unusual year. William Halsey, US Naval Commander who served in the Pacific region during World War Two, said “there are no great people in this world, only great challenges

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