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Name: Joanne Brennan
Date registered: September 30, 2014

Latest posts

  1. Open Evening 2017 — September 19, 2017
  2. Jamming with Raspberry Pi and Scoped Solutions! — September 12, 2017
  3. Burnley Literary Festival — September 11, 2017
  4. Burnley Colour Dash! — September 11, 2017
  5. Consultation — September 11, 2017

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Open Evening 2017

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Headteacher presentations will be ongoing throughout the evening. To arrange a tour of the college please contact us on 01282 683010.

Jamming with Raspberry Pi and Scoped Solutions!

During our transition period year 6 were lucky enough to work with a local specialist software company called Scoped Solutions, to learn how to code. Scoped Solutions gave students an insight into the real world of Computing and the importance of learning how to code. Year 6 were required to use their problem solving skills …

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Burnley Literary Festival


Year 9 student Sophia Redjeb has had a high profile role in helping to promote this year’s Burnley Literary Festival and has this week recorded a radio advert for 2BR to promote the Festival to young people.  The advert will run for 4 weeks and has gone live today! Sophia was extremely professional when she …

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Burnley Colour Dash!

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On Sunday 10 September three Unity College students lined up with hundreds of others to run the Burnley Colour dash. Aaron Lundie (Year 11) Sophie Ashworth (Year 9) and Chloe Daniels (Year 7) were running to raise money for Pendleside Hospice. Sophie was the first girl to finish the 5k course and Aaron was second …

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Consultation period (Monday 11 September–Friday 29 September 2017) Governors at Unity have taken the decision to consult the school community about removing the Trust that is involved with school governance. Governors do not feel that the current model is working for the school and would prefer to continue as a Foundation School without a Trust. …

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Unity College GCSE Results

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This is a fantastic day for everyone at Unity College. There is a relentless drive to achieve the best possible GCSE results for all the students and praise must go to the outstanding teaching and support staff at Unity College who go the extra mile for the students every day.  The results are down to …

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Unity College PE Kit

Boys PE Kit

Following concerns from parents please be advised that the official authorised Unity College PE kit is readily available from local suppliers. Parents should only buy the official authorised PE kit as shown above. It is parents’ responsibility to ensure the correct style of uniform and PE kit is purchased. PE kit that does not match the …

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Boat Race Challenge


In June twelve Unity College students travelled to Nelson & Colne College to compete and participate in the Boat Race Challenge ‘Selection Day’.  Set up by Nelson & Colne College, the Boat Race Challenge is a programme designed to challenge and develop  students to progress onto top universities.  Working alongside four other secondary schools, the …

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Junior Police Cadet Award


Well done to Adam Broxton who has recently been awarded The Best Junior Police Cadet of the Year.  Congratulations Adam!

Unity Year 11 Leavers Prom

The 2017 Unity College Prom was held at The Fence Gate, Fence for 150 students.  It was time for the girls to put on their beautiful prom dresses and the boys to get their very smart suits on for their end-of-year prom. Students posed for pictures before heading off to celebrate with a three course meal and disco. Student and staff …

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