Thursday 13th July broke fine and clear thank goodness, as we had planned a full day of fun and activity at our Bootcamp for the whole school. With fantastic support from the Royal Navy, some of our recently departed Year 11 students, and Year 10 Sports Leaders from Clayton Hall, the activities were set up [...]

By |2019-01-10T08:46:00+00:00July 13th, 2017|Sport, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Table Tennis Tournament

On Tuesday 18.10.16 six students from our table tennis club took part in a tournament against Trentham High and Wolstanton High at Fenton Manor sports complex. The event was organised by Stoke City Community Team and involved members of the GB Table Tennis team as well as Stoke City player Bojan Krkic who is a [...]

By |2019-01-10T08:46:01+00:00October 19th, 2016|Sport|0 Comments

World Marathon Challenge Record

Newcastle Academy joined hundreds of other schools around the world by taking part in the World Marathon Challenge on 5th October, a relay event where teams of 26-36 runners try to break the world marathon record of 2h 2m 57s set by Dennis Kimetto in Berlin in 2014. Each team competed at their own venue [...]

By |2019-01-10T08:46:01+00:00October 5th, 2016|Sport|0 Comments

Playstation Final

Playstation Gaming Tournament Earlier in this academic year Newcastle Academy hosted an extremely successful round of the Playstation FIFA 16 Tournament. FIFA coaches and Jack Buckland, Stoke City goalkeeper, gave the benefit of their expertise with some training techniques, and challenged students to games on the Playstation consoles.  Qualifying finalists on the day were Sam Edmond and Brandon Croft [...]

By |2019-01-10T08:46:01+00:00June 9th, 2016|Sport|0 Comments