Extra-curricular activities are a particular strength of the school with many varied practices and high quality sports fixtures.

The school runs teams in most major sports with a full local fixtures programme and in the last few Years have competed at regional (North or NW of England) level in netball, football, cricket, basketball, athletics, cross-country, table-tennis and rugby league. In table-tennis and rugby league the school regularly competes at National level and have been National champions in recent Years.