Archive for: November 2015

  • DACA Awards Evening Celebrates Best GCSE Year On Record

    Date: November 26th 2015

    Darwen Aldridge Community Academy Principal Brendan Loughran congratulated students that the Academy’s recent GCSE results were the best on record despite tougher standards at the school’s annual awards evening. Among the award winners were Nicola Topping, who received the SJ Bolton Award for Most Promising Young Writer, and Lydia Buckley, who won the Chris Wilford Award for Mathematics.

    The Sue Johnson Award went to Danielle Cromer and the Aldridge Foundation Pegasus Award for Entrepreneurship was given to Lewis Partington.

    Mr Loughran said: “The GCSE class of 2015 achieved great exam results.”

    Picture courtesy of the Lancashire Telegraph

  • Stephen Selected For England!

    Date: November 9th 2015

    Congratulations and good luck to Brighton Aldridge Community Academy cross-country runner Stephen Ferroni has been selected to run at the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF)  international meeting in Atapuerca, Burgos, Spain. He will be flying out to Madrid with the team on Friday 13 November for the weekend meeting.