• Jepson appointed as assistant manager

    FORMER Shakers striker Ronnie Jepson has been appointed as manager Kevin Blackwell’s assistant following the departure of Peter Shirtliff. Fifty-year-old Jepson made 59 appearances for Bury between 1996 and 1998, scoring 12 goals and was instrumental

  • Sophie Lancaster Foundation Assembly

    On 30th April Sylvia Lancaster came into school to deliver two assemblies to Years 7, 8 and 9.  Sylvia is the Mother of Sophie Lancaster who was beaten to death when she tried to protect her boyfriend from being beaten up for being a ‘goth’ in a

  • Lionheart Challenge

    On the morning of the 22nd March bright and early, Mr Aldred and Mr Friend took our winning team of business entrepreneurs from the Year 10 LionHeart Challenge Day to GMP Headquarters in Manchester to compete against 20 other schools from the region

  • Girls football - champions!!

    Congratulations to the Year 10/11 girls football team who are now Bury Schools champions!!  This was the girls final tournament as a team and the results just highlight the fact that they have shown dedication and commitment throughout the last five

  • Let's Talk Together

    On Thursday 28th February, Castlebrook invited pupils from some of our local primary schools to participate in ‘Let’s Talk Together’, an activity which was designed to provide an opportunity for learners of different ages to come together to celebrate

  • Red Nose Day

    Earlier this year, Castlebrook learners raised money by donating £1 in exchange for wearing an item of red.  Some Year 8 and 10 learners also took part in an after-school cookery session and made lots of red nose day buns.  Some members of staff also

  • Farewell to Angela!

    In March, we said goodbye to Angela Taylor, Deputy Catering Manager, who retired after 26 years of service to Castlebrook.  Angela started at Castlebrook in 1987 as a Welfare Assistant whilst her children, Michelle and Lee, were pupils at the school