Welcome from the Headteacher, staff and pupils

HollinsThe Hollins Technology College is a progressive 11-16 co-ed school located in the picturesque Hollins Lane area of Accrington. We provide an excellent education within a clear framework of manners and respect for others.

The Hollins gives all students the best teaching and learning opportunities. We have excellent classes in a warm, friendly and professional environment. Our staff always give the best care and guidance.

The Hollins prepares young people for the challenges of the modern world. We help them to grow into capable, responsible and independent adults; love of learning, motivation and excellence matter.

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The Hollins Technology College aims to provide each and every pupil with a broad and balanced curriculum appropriate to their needs. The delivery of this learning will take place within a calm and purposeful working environment. Our exceptional  care, guidance and support enables every child to flourish, achieve their potential and develop the necessary skills and abilities to play an active part in our global society. We place a strong emphasis on personal values and high quality relationships between adults and children that leave our pupils uniquely equipped for the future.

Autumn Term

Monday 1 September 2014Staff INSET day
Tuesday 2 September 2014 (*)School Re-opens for whole school on
Friday 26 September 2014Staff INSET day
Monday 27 Oct – Friday 31 Oct 2014 Mid-term holiday
Friday 19 December 2014Terms ends at noon

Spring Term

Monday 5 January 2015School Re-opens
Monday 16 Feb – Friday 20 Feb 2015 (inc)Mid-term holiday
Monday 23 February 2015Staff INSET day
Thursday 26 March 2015Term ends at noon
Friday 27 March 2015Staff INSET day

Summer Term

Monday 13 April 2015School Re-opens
Monday 4 May 2015May Day Holiday
Monday 25 May – Friday 29 May 2015 (inc)Mid Term
Friday 17 July 2015Term ends at noon
Monday 20 July 2015Staff INSET day
You will see from our website that Hollins is a very successful school and we are very proud of the achievements of our pupils and our staff. Visitors compliment us on the productive and welcoming atmosphere, the excellent relationships and the commitment to high standards.


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