Bishop Rawstorne C of E Language College

Bishop Rawstorne C of E Language College

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name = Bishop Rawstorne Church of England Language College

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religion = Church of England
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head = Mr Alan Davies

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street = Out Lane
city = Leyland
county = Lancashire
country = ENG
postcode = PR26 9HJ
LEA = Lancashire
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enrollment = 900
gender = Coeducational
lower_age = 11
upper_age = 16
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Bishop Rawstorne C of E Language College is a school is situated in Croston, in the borough of Chorley, Lancashire, England. There are around 950 students in this school of ages of 11 to 16. The first year is called Year 7 and the last year is called Year 11, when the students can leave to attend college, get a modern apprenticeship or get employment.

All students are separated into tutor groups of around 30, which are led by a tutor. The tutor takes the register each day and cares for the pupils during their five years at the school. The tutors are called A, B, C, H, M, X, such as 7C or 11X.

The school consists of around 50 to 60 rooms, split over blocks:

*Main Block
*English and Media Studies Block
*Science Block
*Technology Block
*Sports and Fitness Block
*Administration Block (which includes the main reception and library)

The main block consists of departments and rooms such as:

*Humanities Department (which includes history, geography and RE)
*Mathematics Department
*Music Department
*Languages Department
*Gym (with changing rooms)


The school has two bands. The first band is a school band, which only students of the college are allowed to attend, and the second is a higher-level jazz band called RawJazz, where former students are allowed to participate. Both take part in concerts, including at the Preston Guild Hall every February, and at the Southport Floral Hall in July.

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