Exciting NEW menu starting next week!

Break Look out for munch! Munch is our new range of mid-morning break offers and will be available every break between 10:50am and 11:10am. MID MORNING SNACK WEEK 1 MID MORNING SNACK WEEK 2 Lunch Time The new 2017 menu will run on a 3 week rotation and will be served from 1:10pm every day. The [...]

By |2017-09-01T13:38:13+00:00August 30th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Students celebrate their long-awaited GCSE results

Newcastle Academy achieve a 10% rise in Maths and English, as elated Year 11 students collect their GCSE results. Year 11 students of Newcastle Academy flooded in to collect their long-awaited GCSE results. The school has achieved notable progress in core subjects, English and Maths, and were thrilled to see a 10% improvement in students [...]

By |2019-01-10T08:45:58+00:00August 25th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Celebrating Former Students’ Success at NuLC

At the recent Newcastle College celebration awards for 2017, two former Newcastle Academy students were recognised for their achievements:- Alexander Broad, Student Xtra of the Year 2017 (studying A Levels in English Language & Literature, French and Sociology) Alex, who was real character whilst attending Newcastle Academy and very well liked for his enthusiasm, has [...]

By |2017-07-19T08:10:39+00:00July 19th, 2017|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

Primary Futures Event

On Monday 17th July, Newcastle Academy and United Endeavour Trust, successfully introduced their first Primary Futures Event for Year 5 pupils, kindly hosted by Stoke Sixth Form College in their state of the art facilities. The event was designed to start Year 5 children thinking about how their futures could be determined by the choices [...]

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

Federation Music Summary 2016-17

It has been a very busy year for our music students branching out into new projects both in and out of school. We started off the year with open evenings on both sites, with a demonstration in each music department. This year prospective students were shown African drumming at Newcastle Academy and Samba drumming at [...]

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


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

Woodcarvers Exhibit Work

For many years the North Staffordshire Wood Carvers Society have met at Newcastle Academy and used our Design and Technology room on a Wednesday evening to follow their craft. This group of talented enthusiasts spend hours, weeks and months working on intricate pieces for their own pleasure, helping and supporting each other to produce a wide [...]

By |2019-01-10T08:46:00+00:00June 15th, 2017|Community|0 Comments

Roof Refurbishment Work Begins

You may have noticed scaffolding has appeared around the Curie Building at Newcastle Academy.  We are pleased to announce this commencement of works which will total over £280K repairing and replacing roofing and skylights on both teaching blocks, and will continue for around 25 weeks. This is part of a successful bid by United Endeavour [...]

By |2019-01-10T08:46:00+00:00June 7th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Vote for Thistleberry Project at Tesco

Students from Newcastle Academy and Westlands Primary School, working with and lead by Thistleberry Residents Association to improve the ancient trackway by our sports field, are asking for your support. Thistleberry Residents Association is bidding to bag a cash boost from the Tesco Bags of Help initiative. Tesco teamed up with Groundwork to launch its community [...]

By |2017-05-10T15:17:02+00:00May 10th, 2017|Community|0 Comments