We would like to congratulate ex-student Pawel Salaciak for outstanding results in his recent A levels. Two years ago, Pawel, who moved to England in Y7 with little grasp of English, left Saint Pius with the highest results in the Rotherham Borough. He gained 15 GCSE’s including 12 at A or A* grade. Since leaving us, he has been studying … Read More
At the end of last term, we presented some of our students with a certificate in assembly as recognition of the work they had done with our KS3 students. Safe Haven is a school project that provides a quiet environment for students at break and lunchtime, supervised by the Safe Haven mentors.
Last April, our ‘Race for Life’ raised a massive total of £7000. Two representatives from Cancer Research UK came into school before the summer holidays and we presented them with the cheque. We are very proud of all our students for this amazing fundraising total. Mrs Allen attended the cheque presentation, mother of ex-student Curtis. Curtis sadly passed away in … Read More
Can all outstanding sponsor money be sent in to school by Friday 21st September please? Total raised will be announced shortly.
SYPTE have given us some more information about the changes being made to the Rawmarsh bus service. Students need to ask for a South Yorkshire Bus Megarider costing £7 (which will enable them to use any Stagecoach bus). They can use 8, 8a & 9 (Rawmarsh routes) then 22X and 221 connection from Dale Road or Rosehill Park. Alternatively, students … Read More
If you come into the school, you will notice that our planters and hanging baskets are now in full bloom and looking beautiful. Caretaker Bryan has donated all these plants and cared for them, making sure they get plenty of water in the hot summer months. We would like to say thank you to Bryan for making the school grounds … Read More
Last Wednesday we celebrated at the school prom with our Y11 students, after weeks of exams and studying. It was a wonderful event and all the staff wish them every success in the exam results in August and in their chosen career paths. Over the last few months, we have had many messages and cards from parents and Y11 students … Read More
Sports Day (Thursday 28th June) was a great event – and we were blessed with sunshine the whole day. Our overall result was as follows: FATIMA 769 LOURDES 741 CARMEL 709 WALSINGHAM 704 GUADALUPE 676 Well done to Fatima and to all the students, who were extremely competetive and well behaved. We also had a bun sale to raise funds … Read More
This month at SPX, we are raising awareness about the refugee crisis. As the photographs show, this has been a very worthwhile project and the students have learnt a lot about the plight of the refugees. Below is a summary of all the activities that Mrs Reynolds has set up. During form time, students have been learning about the problems … Read More
On Tuesday 19th June, Bishop Ralph came to Saint Pius X to spend some time with our Cafod Young Leaders. Headteacher Miss Smith, Assistant Head Mr Murphy and our Chaplaincy Co-ordinator Mrs Reynolds joined the Bishop to celebrate the good work the students have been doing. After an informal chat and refreshments, the students were presented with a certificate from … Read More