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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Rotary Club Design Technology Competition 2018

Hodgson entered two teams at the Intermediate level. Team 1 came 6th overall (Mason Frudd, Nathan Addelston, Erin Daniels and Charlie Wood). However, Team 2 (Maddie Osborne, Olivia Clark, Olivia Turton and Jake Jackson) came in first place. A fantastic result! The challenge was to design and build a ‘space rocket launcher’ out of everyday…

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Salters Chemistry Competition

Four fantastic students were chosen to partake in the annual Salters Chemistry Competition at Lancaster University. It was a fierce competition with 9 other schools, including grammar schools. Our students did amazingly well but were pipped to the post by Lancaster Girls Grammar School. The competition organisers said it was a very close call and…

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Young Artist of the Year Exhibition

Several of our GCSE Art students submitted work for the eighth annual Young Artist of the Year Exhibition hosted by Blackpool and the Fylde College. The exhibition is open to all secondary schools across Blackpool, Fylde and Wyre. The judges had a difficult task selecting the work for the exhibition from all the submissions they…

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