Winter food bank

Alhamdulillah pupils and families at Olive high contributed non perishable foods for the winter food bank. JazakAllah khair to all who contributed to this worthy project. The food collected was then taken to Burnley community kitchen to help the needy and homeless during the month of December .

Heritage Exhibition visit - Thursday 13th September

As part of the History and Citizenship curriculum year 7 pupils visited the Heritage exhibition in Preston. This trip was an ongoing part of the schools curriculum enrichment process. It gave the pupils the opportunity to step back into history and see how the first community of people who arrived from the sub continent after world war 2 lived and the different types of employment they pursued.

London trip to parliament - Wednesday 9th May

As part of the Citizenship curriculum enrichment programme our Year 7 pupils had the opportunity to go to parliament and visit the house of lords and house of commons under the guidance of our MP Julie Cooper. This was a once in a lifetime opportunity for our pupils and for some was the first time they actually visited London. The trip gave the pupils a great insight into what takes place in the house of parliament. and how decisions are made between members of parliament.