2017 Year 11 past students may collect their GCSE examination certificates from 2.30pm until 3.30pm on Wednesday 22nd November, where you can meet up with old friends and teachers.

After this, certificates will be available to collect from the school office from Thursday 23rd onward.

The Prince’s Teaching Institute

Marsden Heights Community College featured on The Prince’s Teaching Institute’s website as ‘School of the week!

Our links with The Prince’s Teaching Institute have provided the means through which our students can obtain access to the very best specialists and professionals available in Britain through the inspiration that our teachers bring back into the classroom. We are proud of our partnership with The Prince’s Teaching Institute which has revitalised our staff in terms of their love of the subjects which they teach and the joy of learning which has been passed so successfully to our students. . We remain committed to The Prince’s Teaching Institute and look forward to playing a full and active role in its development in the future through the school to school support which is facilitated at all levels through its good offices.

Read all about it here

Wet Bandits Canoe Challenge

The year eight pupils from Marsden Heights Community College and social group Mum 2 Mum travelled six miles along the Leeds and Liverpool Canal as part of the Wet Bandits Canoe Challenge to raise funds for Age UK Lancashire. Read all about it here

#RobotsForPeace Campaign

Sixteen pupils from Marsden Heights Community College in Brierfield were trained to develop their own Twitter robots, which will tweet messages of peace as part of a campaign by the peacebuilding charity International Alert and the social enterprise Build Up. This article was featured in the Burnley Express

Creative Writing Competition

Check out Phoebe Ali’s winning entry for this term’s Creative Writing Competition. Phoebe – we think it’s great!
Winning Entry >

Year 6 Transition

Year 6 Transition

Welcome to all Year 6 students visiting Marsden Heights today for the first of their transition days.

MHCC Annual Summer Fair

MHCC will be holding its second annual Summer Fair this year on Saturday 8th July. The day will also see us hosting an under 11 7-a-side football competition.

Last year was fun and we are hoping that this year will be bigger and better!

See you there!


Alzheimer’s UK Cake sale

MHCC held its Alzheimer’s UK Cake sale. We raised £130 for Alzheimer’s UK! Well done  to everyone involved!

Cake Sale Charity Cake Sale

Kindness at Marsden Heights

Every act of kindness grows the spirit & strengthens the soul…

This week students and staff have been sending kind messages to each other by purchasing kindness cards costing 10 pence each.  All proceeds will go to Age UK.

Every act of kindness grows the spirit & strengthens the soul... MHCC Kindness

MHCC Mock Elections 2017

Our 2017 Mock Election was a real success, the turnout from students of year’s 7 -10 was 88.9% which was fantastic considering they had to vote in their own time at break and lunch.

A total number of 741 votes were cast, this also includes staff votes.

The results were as follows;

Lib Dem – 79 votes

Conservative – 90 votes

Labour – 530 votes

Spoiled – 42 votes

Thank you to all staff and students who took part!