Top of the Bench Chemistry Competition

Top of the Bench Chemistry Competition Well done to Rob, Teagan, Tasneen, Salma and Mohammed for taking part in the Royal Society of Chemistry competition at Keele University on Saturday morning. The ‘Top of the Bench’ competition involved teams from schools across Staffordshire and Cheshire taking part in a written and practical chemistry challenge. Students [...]

By |2020-01-22T11:03:41+00:00January 22nd, 2020|Extra Curricular|0 Comments

Performing Arts students performed at the Regent Theatre!

Last night year 9 Performing Arts students performed at the Regent Theatre as part of the Schoolsfest event; the piece was devised using information from conducting interviews and research (as well as interviews with staff). The brief for the event was ‘The Local Area.' As a class, students decided that they found the history of [...]

By |2019-11-13T09:45:41+00:00October 24th, 2019|Extra Curricular, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Wild Rumpus at The Whiligig, Scholar Green.

Yesterday, 9 year 11 Performing Arts students visited, Scholar Green. Wild Rumpus are an Events Management company specialising in outdoor events. The trip was a huge success! The Talent Development Manager, Katie, who led and organised our visit, spoke about how engaged and enthusiastic our students were! The students were a real credit to the [...]

By |2019-11-13T09:46:32+00:00October 10th, 2019|Extra Curricular, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Space Programme Summer Activities

Free activities for 11 to 17 year-olds during the summer holiday are available through the Space programme. Staffordshire’s Police and Crime Commissioner, Matthew Ellis, is bringing back the Space programme for Summer 2017. Space was originally an activities scheme led by police in Staffordshire aimed at engaging young people before it stopped in the 1990s. [...]

By |2019-01-10T08:46:00+00:00July 18th, 2017|Extra Curricular|0 Comments

Race for Life

On Tuesday 28th June, despite grey skies gathering, lots of students made their way over to the field after school and joined in with Newcastle Academy's 2016 Race for Life event.  The rain came, but didn't dampen the enthusiasm of those taking part. We had staff, students and parents involved, running 3 miles around the [...]

By |2019-01-10T08:46:01+00:00July 7th, 2016|Extra Curricular|0 Comments

Exciting Design Project with Wedgwood

20 June 2016 Students’ fantastic design project initiative Clayton Hall Academy and Newcastle Academy have been offered a fantastic chance to work with the world famous WWRD UK Ltd on a design project.  The famous brands of WWRD are Wedgwood, Waterford, Royal Doulton and Royal Albert. Axia Solutions, a local OFSTED Grade 1 (Outstanding) Apprenticeship [...]

By |2016-06-21T15:23:06+00:00June 21st, 2016|Extra Curricular|0 Comments