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Secondary School of the Year (Fri 22 Oct 12:25 pm)

We are delighted to announce that at last night’s Burnley Community Sports Awards 2021, Unity College was awarded Secondary School of the Year for excelling in school sport and physical activities over the last 18 months.


Whole School Letter (Wed 20 Oct 12:25 pm)

Please can all parents/carers read this end of half-term whole school letter – October 2021


Unity College Residential Trips (Wed 20 Oct 12:15 pm)

Unity College has a reputation for offering a wide range of experiences beyond the classroom. I am delighted to inform you that we will be offering residential trips from September 2022 onwards. No trips abroad will be offered prior to this date. If travel restrictions are re-introduced the trip will be cancelled as the safety of the students and staff is paramount.

See letters below for each trip currently planned.

The trips will go “live” on Thursday 21 October 2021 at 3:30pm.

London Trip – September 2022

Ski Trip – January 2023

History Trip – March 2023

Italy Trip – July 2023


Mrs Cryer


Free School Meal vouchers for eligible students over October 2021 half term (Wed 20 Oct 11:55 am)

We are pleased to inform parents that students who are entitled to free school meals will be issued with electronic vouchers via email on or after 21 October 2021.

Whilst we cannot guarantee an exact date of delivery, we expect the vouchers to arrive in your inbox within the next 4 working days.  Please check your email regularly. 

If you do not receive anything by 27 October 2021 please email us at stating your child’s full name, their date of birth and current address.


Open Evenings 2021 (Thu 7 Oct 10:00 am)

Following advice from Public Health Lancashire regarding the rise in Covid-19 cases locally in Burnley, Blessed Trinity Roman Catholic College, Shuttleworth College, Sir John Thursby Community College and Unity College have made the difficult decision to not have Open Evenings on site this year.

However, we have now created a a package of information including videos / virtual tours to help families get an insight into each college to help make their decision about their year 6 child’s secondary education for September 2022. This can be found here – Admissions 2022


Year 11 Revision (Mon 20 Sep 9:05 am)

There is an expectation that all Year 11 students will take up the opportunity to attend all revision sessions. This is the full revision timetable for the Autumn Term – Year 11 Revision Timetable September 2021


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