CONSULTATION; 6TH FORM PROVISION AT BURNLEY HIGH SCHOOL Burnley High School, and The Chapel St Community Schools Trust is committed to building and serving our local community, and to providing the highest possible quality of provision that we can. You may be aware, when the proposal for the school was first put to the Department for Education the initial plans … Read More

Tours of Burnley High School

If you were unable to attend our Open Day on Saturday the 23rd September we are holding small group tours on the following days: Tuesday 3rd, 10th, 17th at 12 noon Friday 6th, 13th, 20th at 11 am If you would like to book a place on a tour please email or speak to Lorraine Brody at the school.

Celebration Assemblies 2017-2018

Dear Parents and Carers As you may be aware, part of our culture and ethos at BHS is to celebrate success as often as we possibly can.   Part of these celebrations are our celebration assemblies that we used to hold weekly on a Friday.  As we have grown, this is becoming somewhat unsustainable, however we are keen not to lose … Read More

Show My Homework Guides

Guides to help parents and students: Student Guide (PDF) Parent Guide (PDF) Logging into Show My Homework for students (PDF) There is also extensive help and support on their help centre:  


On behalf of the Senior Team and Governors here at BHS I would like to say a huge congratulations to all of our pupils and staff for the recognition of their hard work on receipt of our Ofsted Report.  The official report can be found on our website HERE in PDF format and a hard copy will be coming home tonight … Read More

The SHARP System

We all work together at Burnley High School to help with any problems you may have in or out of school. If you wish to contact us about a concern or a worry you have, feel free to use the Sharp system. To help us solve your issue, it would be best if you left your name, but you don’t have … Read More

Speaking about Terrorism

Every week in form time we have a ‘thought for the week’ which initiates a discussion around a news point or opinion. In light of recent tragic local and national events, it is natural that our students may (or may not) want to discuss their feelings and emotions and we would like to help them do this in a structured … Read More

Inspection of Burnley High School by Ofsted

Dear parent or carer, Inspection of Burnley High School by Ofsted We have just told your child’s school that we will inspect it on 23 May 2017. The lead inspector will be Helen O’Neill, HMI. We are writing to you because we would like to know what you think about the school. Please take a few minutes to read the … Read More

BHS Playing Field Fencing

Dear parents /carers, You may be aware that we are experiencing some attention around the fencing of our playing fields, measures which we are taking to ensure the safety of our pupils. Chapel Street Trust, of which we are part of have released the following press statement on behalf of everyone concerned… FROM CHAPEL ST COMMUNITY SCHOOLS TRUST – WITH … Read More

“Gue” slime warning

There seems to be a new craze of making and playing with “gue” / slime. This is then being brought into school and ultimately ruining the building and pupil’s uniforms.   If a student is caught in possession of this “gue”, or is found to have brought it into school, they will be sent home the same day. thank you … Read More