News Archive


Who is Jesus?

In February Year 7 students experienced a performance about the story of Jesus by the Lacey Theatre Company for their Relgious Studies course this term.
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Fairtrade Fortnight

Last week was the start of Fair Trade Fortnight and the Eco-council has been working hard to ensure that it is a high profile event within the Academy.
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Engineering Diploma Students Visit Wilton

On Tuesday 9th February a group of Engineering Diploma students were invited to look around the new Yara Project at Wilton near Redcar.
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Murder Mystery Evening

On Thursday Feb 4 the PTA hosted a highly successful Murder Mystery in the theatre which was well attended by students, staff and family members.
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Climate Cops Update

The excitement is building for the students taking part in the national Npower Climate Cops competition, as the date of the grand final approaches...
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Premier Reads!

Year 8 students are working with the Academy Library to generate enthusiasm for reading with the new Premier Reads scheme.
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E-Safety Week

Macmillan Academy is supporting the Europe-wide 'Safer Internet Week' initiative from Monday 8th - Friday 12th February.
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Year 7 Ullswater Visit 2010

Students from Year 7 made their visit to Ullswater for a week of outdoor activities. Click for images from the trip.
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Girls & Gadgets Conference

Year 9 students attended a conference at Teesside University designed to help them understand both the creative and technical skills involved in computing.
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Salvation Army Appeal

In December the Year 13 BTEC Business Group successfully undertook the Salvation Army Christmas Appeal, on behalf of the Academy.
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Christmas Disco 2009

On Thursday 17th December the Academy held a Christmas disco for all year groups. Click to see photos from the event.
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Macmillan Celebrates 20 Year Anniversary

Our school celebrates its 20th anniversary this year, click to watch a video interview of staff who have worked at Macmillan since 1989.
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nPower Climate Cops

Follow the progress of our Year 8 students as they work towards winning the npower Climate Cops SOS challenge and travel to London to raise enviromental issues.
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Year 10s March On!

Macmillan reached the last 32 of the national cup with a hard-fought victory over Hipperholme and Lightcliffe High School from Halifax.
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Academy Awards Evening 2009

The Academy awards evening, celebrating the achievements of our students, took place on the 8th December in Middlesbrough Town Hall.
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Year 8 Newspaper Challenge

Year 8 students have been working together to create a newspaper as part of their Learn 2 Learn lessons, the results are in! Click to see the winning newspapers...
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Rugby Tour Fundraiser

The Year 8 rugby team are getting into the Christmas spirit on Thursday 11th December with a sponsored fancy dress fun run to raise money for a future Rugby Tour.
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Meadow Planting

Working alongside a team from the Cleveland Wildlife Trust, several students helped with the activity of clearing a patch of weed covered land in the Outdoor Classroom.
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