Schools Golf Winner

Congratulations to Year 8 student John Wilding, who represented Garstang Community Academy at the recent Lancashire Schools Golf Championship. The…

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Academy News

Record-Breaking GCSE Results 2014

Despite widespread concerns about increased turbulence in the exam system, Garstang Community Academy students have achieved record-breaking GCSE results for the ninth successive year. Overall, 64% of students achieved 5 A*-C (including English and Maths), with 80% making at least 3 Levels progress in English, and 74% making at least 3 Levels progress in Maths.…

GCA Concert Tour to Lake Garda 2014

Italy concert tour 2014

In July 2014, 71 GCA students and staff travelled to Lake Garda, Italy as part of our biennial concert tour. After some 16 months of planning and preparation, this tour was guaranteed to be special and to leave a lasting memory in the minds of all who took part. The tour was preceded by an…

History & MFL Visit to France – May 2015

in-flanders-fields-museum

The History and MFL departments are planning an exciting trip to France next May Bank holiday. They are planning a visit to the ‘In Flanders Field’ museum at Ypres, the last post ceremony at the Menin Gate, a WW1 trench and British and German War Cemetery on Day 1. Day 2 will be a visit…

Garstang Academy Staff – 2nd in Lancashire Staff Cycling Competition

Love to Ride 2

So what involves 122 organisations, 2,696 People, got people riding 289,475 Miles in 21,063 Rides? No, not the Tour de France but the ‘Lancashire Love to Ride’ competition which was held this year for three weeks between 16th June – 6th July. The Lancashire Cycle Challenge was a fun, free competition to encourage business and…