Academy News

129 News found - Showing 1-5

  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4
  5. 5
  6. 6
  7. 7
  8. ..
  • Timings of the Academy Day – September 2015
    28th January 2015

    As you will have noticed our new campus is progressing at pace and is on schedule to be completed for handover at the beginning of July this year. Over the last four months we have been discussing with different groups the most effective Academy day for the new campus. This letter provides you with the aims and results of these discussions. Read More

  • Bienvenidos and we hope you enjoy your time at Consett Academy.
    25th January 2015

    We are delighted to be welcoming four teaching colleagues from Chile in February. They will be with us for the entire month observing and taking part in lessons. They will spend most of their time within the Science, English and Sport and Performance Directorates as well as the Languages and Culture Directorate. Read More

  • British Council sponsored Connecting Classrooms visit from RVS Academy, Jamshedpur, India. w/c 19.1.15
    23rd January 2015

    Following the visit to Indian by Mr Reynolds and Mrs Somerville we have been very fortunate to host Principal Talwar and Mr Singh at Consett Academy this week (w/C 19.1.15). This exchange visit is part of the Connecting Classrooms funding we received from the British Council to collaborate on a project on Peace. Read More

  • Becky's big "THANK YOU" to local hospice
    21st January 2015

    A huge well done to Becky Clark, Year 11 student who organised a fund raising event to raise funds in aid of Willowburn Hospice. Becky's mam lost her fight against cancer three years ago, but Becky said she has since wanted to do something to repay the hospice for the “wonderful care” it provided late in her mother’s life. Becky Clark said her family appreciated the compassionate treatment given to her mother, June, by the staff at Willowburn Hospice, at Maiden Law, near Lanchester, County Durham. Mrs Clark lost her fight against cancer three years ago, but Becky said she has since wanted to do something to repay the hospice for the “wonderful care” it provided late in her mother’s life. Read More

  • Mellors Prize Winners

    Mellors Prize Winners
    22nd December 2014

    During the month of December, Mellors ran a golden/silver/red Naughty & Nice List ticket promotion for all students. Those students who found a gold, silver or red ticket within their sandwich packaging won either a £15.00 Metro Centre or iTunes Voucher, £10.00 W H Smiths Voucher or a scrumptious chocolate santa or snowman. Read More


View Image