This year we want to make working with primary schools one of our priorities. We will be offering a range of short courses for students in Years 5 and 6, and sharing our fantastic new facilities to enhance learning opportunities for all primary schools in our local community.
This year’s trip to France was yet another resounding success, with 36 students in Years 7 and 9 travelling to Paris for an action-packed, four day break.
A Level Law students have recently enjoyed a visit from representives of Durham University’s Law School, who came to discuss the opportunities open to them should they choose to pursue a career in Law.
Following nomination by a number of our Sixth Form students for the Journal’s prestigious North East Schools Awards 2014, Linda Dixon was declared winner in the category of Support Worker of the Year.
A group of students in Year 10 have recently enjoyed a taster session of Rock Climbing thanks to portable facilities provided by Consett & District YMCA.
Sixth Form Media students have recently enjoyed a Re-ball and Climbing Wall taster session at the Academy organised by the Consett & District YMCA.