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This week at SBU – 25.11.22

This week at SBU - 25.11.22 It's been a busy week here at Spring Brook Upper, and the weekend gives us a chance to reset and reflect. The Spring Brook Upper football club is going from strength to strength. We've seen plenty of trips out, to places like The Imperial...

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A Successful Fundraiser!

A Successful Fundraiser! A Successful fundraiser here at SBU, we raised an amazing £88 plus for Children in Need today! Well done everyone and thank you for your support.

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Out and about with Mr Hopkins! (11.11.22)

Out and about with Mr Hopkins! (11.11.22) It's been a busy few weeks here at SBU, with lots of outdoor activities to update you on. We've had Miss Crossley's class, who hiked up and across the moors to discover the Singing Ringing Tree near Burnley. It is an...

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SBU 4 Spooktacular!

SBU 4 Spooktacular! SBU4 have had a spook-tacular week exploring the traditions associated with both Halloween and Bonfire Night. To celebrate Halloween, the class bought and carved their own pumpkins, competed in a Mummy-thon Competition and went trick-or-treating...

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An Update from Mr Hopkins

An Update from Mr Hopkins   Helping each other, crossing rivers, standing under waterfalls and sliding down river water slides - it can only be the #johnmuiraward at Spring Brook Upper last week! Well done Miss Young and Miss Waterhouse's classes for being...

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Another week gone!

Another week gone! Another week gone, time is flying too fast with so many amazing things going on here at SBU!   Our year 9 Vocational Curriculum is in full swing with our pupils building skills learning about different vocations that are potentially open to them in...

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Vocational Curriculum

Vocational Curriculum   It has been great to be back in school for the last two weeks and to see old faces another year older, new faces we haven't seen before and also be astonished at how everyone has grown so much in just 6 weeks! Even more exciting has been...

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Camping Trip Number 2!

Camping Trip Number 2!   This week, the second group of our year 9's went out into the Peak District on their camping expedition. We began in New Mills and walked for 16.3 km to Boarfold Scout campsite. On the way we explored the Torrs, walked across the Millenium...

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Spring Brook Upper School
Dean Street, Failsworth, Manchester, M35 0DQ

School Hours

M-F: 8:55am – 3:00pm
Weekends: Closed

Phone & Email

0161 883 3431