News Archive


Outward Bound Week One!

Year 7 students have been taking part in an Adventure and Challenge programme at Lake Ullswater this week.
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Promoting Enterprise in Education

Resources created by Macmillan staff in conjunction with six other academies are distributed to all academies in the UK.
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Getting Creative in Spanish!

Spanish students have put aside their textbooks for their current topic and undertaken an exciting challenge which has really brought the subject to life.
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Marvellous Macmillan Mathematicians

The Academy is celebrating as four of our most gifted Mathematicians took part in the regional finals of the UK Senior Maths Challenge.
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Macmillan V Eaglescliffe County Cup

On 21st September, the Year 8 Macmillan football team travelled to the Alan West Pitches in Egglescliffe to play Egglescliffe School in the 2nd round of the County Cup.
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Year 7 footballers off to a flying start!

The Year 7 boys football team has made a very promising start, displaying a good level of ability on the pitch and great team spirit.
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Connecting people and fighting poverty

Students in Year 8 have been finding out more about the lives of children their age in Africa.
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Philosophy of Religion Conference

On 17th October, the A2 Religious Studies students went to Newcastle for a one-day intensive 6th form conference on the Philosophy of Religion.
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Scientists Visit Teesmouth Field Centre

On Monday 29th September and the 13th October the Applied Science Y13 students visited Teesmouth Field Centre to carry out an investigation of an ecosystem.
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Match Reports

Two Match reports from Mr. Coates. Year 10 take on Blyth in the ESFA Cup and our Year 9 boys take on King's Manor.
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Barcelona Trip

At the end of September, the MFL department took 34 Key Stage 4 students on a cultural visit to Barcelona.
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Decisions, Decisions, Decisions!

At this time of year students in Year 9 - 13 have lots of important decisions to make.
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Under 18 Girls Football - Through After Extra Time

On a warm, sunny day the 15 strong squad of players from years 11, 12 and 13 travelled over an hour for their first match of the season.
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Y9 Footballers Retain 'Festival Crown'

Macmillan footballers were delighted to retain the honours in the annual 11-a-side football tournament on Thursday 2nd September held this year at Kings Manor School.
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Middlesbrough Community Awards - 1st for Fairtade

Staff and students at the Academy were delighted to be awarded 1st place in their group at the Middlesbrough Community Awards held at the Chinese Community Centre on 25th September.
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'GetGreenGo' Award Winners

On 22nd September, Dr Wake took 9 students (one from each tutor group in year 8) to Manchester United football ground to attend an Awards Ceremony for the 2008 British Standards Institution 'GetGreenGo' Challenge.
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Macmillan student amongst top ten in country!

One of our Year 11 students was amongst the top ten students in the country for exam performance in Spanish, according to Edexcel, the UK's largest awarding body.
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King's College, Cambridge representative gives talk to Oxbridge Applicants

We were delighted to welcome Catherine Dougherty, the schools liaison officer from King's College, Cambridge to the Academy on 17th September.
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BTEC Life Skills Update

On Tuesday 9th September, the Year 10 BTEC Life Skills students had a visit from a local community police officer.
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