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Staff Team show the pupils how it’s done!

The Staff team have had a very consistent last 4 and half years, where they have won the prestigious Staff 5 aside League, which is played at the Soccerdome next to the DW Stadium. Winning  9 out of 11 leagues over the years and placing as Runners Up on the other two occasions. The team has played against a variety of local schools in the Wigan area including Byrchall and St Edmund Arrowsmith. There has been a big squad of players over the years, but there has always been a consistency with the same winning outcome.
Well Done, Cansfield Staff Football Team!

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Cansfield Elite Gymnast Squad

Cansfield Elite squad pupils performed at Wigan Seagulls Christmas Display show. They are such a talented bunch of gymnasts. Miss Derbyshire witnessed the fantastic twists, turns, flicks, balances whips and an abundance of dance in this show stopper. Cansfields gymnasts are super talented and are a credit to their club and their School. Pictured left to right and back to front are:
Miss Darbyshire, Ellie Wilson (Y11), Thomas Dale(Y7), Joe Carney (Y8), Katie Dursley (Y9), Keira Heaton (Y9), Libby Heaton (Y8), Alex Avramovic (Y8) and Gina Cartwright(Y7).

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Cansfield’s First African Adventure – Team Uganda 2017

Cansfield’s First African Adventure – Team Uganda 2017
Meet the Team: Deon Tagg, Amy Jones, Ellie Rafrey, Rhea Ashworth, Tegan Bramhall, and Emily Joseph –Hughes with Miss Fleming and Mr Beaney as Team Leaders.
Through World Challenge, 6 of our Year 9 and Year 10 students have signed up for an 18-month programme to take part in a 2-week educational expedition to Africa, which will involve trekking through Uganda and working on a community project. The community project will involve teaching alongside the local people and renovating a local school by helping install toilet facilities to encourage more children to attend school to […]

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Lord Sharkey’s visit to Cansfield

Lord Sharkey’s visit to Cansfield
On Friday, 25th November, members of the Year Council had the opportunity to hear directly about the work and role of the House of Lords. Lord Sharkey visited Cansfield as part of the ‘Peers in Schools’ programme. The life peer spoke about his life and the talk was aimed at encouraging students to engage with the political and parliamentary process.

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