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Sports Awards Evening, CAM Talks, Alan Gibbons and more: end of term round-up

The last few weeks of the school year are always an exciting time, with much to celebrate. In addition, as the exam season finishes, our staff plan a range of…

English, PE

Video: Sports Day heroes

The whole academy travelled to the Manchester Regional Arena at Sport City for our 2019 Sports Day – the biggest and best yet. Despite it raining as we boarded the…


Year 7 footballers bring home the silver!

Congratulations to our Year 7 boys’ football team. On Monday 13 May, they won the League ‘Championship’ final 1-0 against an excellent team from Manchester Communications Academy, putting them in…


PE teachers support parents and carers with revision strategies

On Tuesday 12 March the PE department hosted a ‘Helping your child succeed in PE & Sport’ evening, aimed at enhancing the collaboration of school and home to secure the best…


“Grime gave me a voice.” Year 11 students lecture their teachers in a public speaking showcase

On Thursday 17 January, Year 11 students took to the stage to deliver entertaining and informative lectures to an audience of their parents, teachers and peers.

English, Expressive Arts (Art/Drama/Music), Humanities (History/Geography & RE), ICT/Computer Science/Business Studies, Maths, PE, Science, Technology

Sports news round-up

The first half term of the 2018-19 academic year was a particularly exciting times for our sports teams:


Looking back on Sports Day

A highlight of the school year is our Sports Day, which happens in late July just before the summer break. For the past few years the entire academy has travelled…


Year 8 football team makes the Manchester Schools League Final

We are really proud of our Year 8 football team who made it to the finals in the Manchester Schools League. The final was a well-fought game which remained level…


Riding high: our BMX champion

Katie (Year 9) has been BMX racing since late 2015. She first got into cycling when her mum took her to the Velodrome at the National Cycling Centre for a Track Cycling session. Katie…