News Archive


Year 9 Caves week

This year's CaVEs which took place on the penultimate week of the summer term, offered Year 9 students a fantastic opportunity to develop an area of interest within an intensive week long programme.
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Year 8 Challenge Week

Challenge week saw Year 8 students take on tasks created by five departments across the academy. Click to see a video of the week's events and the full results table.
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Year 7 Decisions week

Year 7 Decision Week features three days within the science department and a further two days with the English and geography departments.
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Year 12 Experience Week

Last week, timetables were suspended for Year 12 students to take part in Experience Week. This is a fantastic opportunity for students to develop skills and learn about issues that can affect them as they go through life.
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Entrepreneurial Success

It was with great pride that the Year 10 Enterprise group presented the international children’s charity, COCO, with a cheque for £2,000.
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Notes From The Past

We were delighted to welcome one of the academy's former teachers Mr David Telfer to perform his own one man play 'Notes from the Front' for an audience of students and staff.
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Grease - The Musical

Macmillan Academy students showed off their skills and talents in a fabulous production of the musical Grease. The production, which took place here at the academy, was a sell out across all three nights.
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Billingham Folk Festival

Dance students from the academy have been working with a Bolivian contemporary dance company to prepare a short dance piece to be performed at the Billingham International Folklore Festival.
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Year 6 Induction

We were delighted to welcome Year 6 students to the academy for their induction experience from Wednesday 29 June - Friday July 1. Click to see how they got on!
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Academy Sports Day 2016

The Annual Academy Sports Day took place on Friday June 24 at Middlesbrough Sports Village and was yet again a great success.
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Year 10 Health Day

Students participated in a myriad of workshops, all aimed at promoting a healthy mind and body as part of the annual Academy healthy day.
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Golden Time Showcase

On Thursday June 23rd Macmillan students from Years 7, 8 and 9 took part in the first Golden Time showcase event in the school theatre.
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Leavers' Ball 2016

On Friday April 29th 2016 our current Year 11 students celebrated their Leavers' Ball. Each member of Year 11 was invited into a spectacular 'Winter Wonderland' to enjoy an evening of entertainment and performance.
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Talented ICT students build website for local cancer support group

A team of talented students have recently been working together on creating a brand new website for the Teesside Prostate Cancer Support Group.
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Academy celebrates DofE success at Palace

This week Year 13 student Andrew Smith attended a once in a life time Duke of Edinburgh's Award (DofE) Gold Award Presentation at Buckingham Palace, London.
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Dance Showcase 2016

Dance students from across the Academy combined very successfully for the annual Dance showcase this week, click to find out more from the night.
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Doctors Offer An Insight Into Saving Lives

Six Junior Doctors offered to share their experience and train Post 16 students in how to administer CPR and what to do if you see someone choking.
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MACMILLAN UKMT REGIONAL WINNERS!

On Tuesday 26th April, four of our most talented mathematicians from years 8 and 9 competed in the United Kingdom Mathematics Trust 'Senior Team Maths Challenge' regional final.
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Grizedale Forest Field Trip

Year 12 students recently completed a residential field trip to the northwest of England staying in Morecambe, but travelling into the southern and central Lakes too.
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