Hodgson in New York

February half term saw a group of our students embark on ‘once in a lifetime trip to New York. Visits to the Empire State Building, Times Square, the 9/11 Memorial and Museum, Wall Street, the One World Observatory and the Broadway show Avenue Q were amongst the many highlights of an unforgettable trip

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Tomorrow’s Engineers – Lego Mindstorms Competition

On Tuesday 12th February, the Hodgson Robotics Team accompanied by Mr Thomas and Dr Harrison, visited Blackpool Fylde College Energy HQ for Tomorrow’s Engineers Lego Mindstorms Robotics Regional Finals. The team won two of the five segments; the project explanation and the airport map. Overall we came a close second only missing out on the…

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Year 9 Lancashire Cup Football Report

Progress through the cup rounds: Round 1: Hodgson 3 St Bedes 0 Round 2: Hodgson 3 Holy Cross 1 Round 3: Hodgson 3 Penwortham Priory 0 Quarter Final: Hodgson 8 Lytham St Annes 1 The Year 9 football team remain unbeaten in the Lancashire Cup this season and have qualified for the semi-finals, which have…

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Year 11 Mock Interviews

Our Year 11 Mock Interview Evening took place last half term and we are extremely grateful to all the employers who gave up their evening to support this event. Students were required to provide a CV and be interviewed by a panel before receiving feedback to help them improve the quality of their CV’s and…

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Changing Horizons

The year 7 winners of the Aldi ‘Careers’ Competition were taken to the Changing Horizons event run by the Department of Work and Pensions at Blackpool Winter Gardens before the February half term break where they explored a range of career options and got hands on with the Environmental Agency, Marks and Spencers, Warburtons, Border…

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Final Countdown Evening materials

Thank you to all parents who attended the Final Countdown Evening last week. I hope you found the evening useful to you in helping your child prepare for their forthcoming exams. Please find attached the presentation materials that were displayed in each session. Mr Yarwood.

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Notice of PTFA AGM

We invite you to the Annual General Meeting of the Hodgson Academy Parent Teacher Friend Association (PTFA) on Wednesday 13th March, 2019 at 6.00pm. If you would be prepared to stand as one of the PTFA officers, please use the proposal form

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