Hat trick for Hodgson

Hodgson Academy enjoyed another highly successful evening at the 2018 Blackpool Evening Gazette Education awards held at the Tower Ballroom. The Academy firstly received the Careers Aspirations award, a worthy recognition of the inspirational work being undertaken by Mrs Foley (as Lead Teacher of PSHE and Careers Education) and her hardworking team. This was followed…

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The Big Draw

Hodgson Academy recently ran its annual Big Draw event with pupils invited from local primaries to take part in a day of creativity. Key Stage 2 pupils from Carleton Green, Baines Endowed, Poulton St Chads, Hambleton Primary and Singleton worked with Year 9 Art students and local artists Jayne Simpson to create a range of Abstract…

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The Royal Shakespeare Company at Hodgson

In November, all Year 8 students were very lucky and privileged to watch a production from the Royal Shakespeare Company who were performing ‘The Comedy of Errors.’ The cast came from Shakespeare’s hometown of Stratford-Upon-Avon and commented on how polite and engaged our students were throughout the entire performance. Some students were even allowed to perform with…

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Remembrance Day 2018

Hodgson’s senior students and Mrs Duggan ably represented the Academy at Poulton’s Remembrance Service on Sunday 11th November to mark the centenary of the end of World War I. Schools from across Poulton laid poppy wreaths as a symbol of remembrance at the end of an emotional ceremony and the event was well attended with…

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