Year 9 Progress Evening will take place on Thursday 17th January from 3:30pm to 7:00pm. Please ensure that your child is making appointments with their class teachers.

Executive Headteacher’s Welcome

It gives me great pleasure and a sense of pride to welcome visitors to the new website for Cockburn John Charles Academy. Nelson Mandela said that: “Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.” I am confident that the academy’s ‘Learning for Life’ motto fits well with this and I believe that every Cockburn student has the potential to do just that.

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Latest News

Early Closure – Friday 21st December

The Academy will close at 12:30 on Friday 21st December. The first day of the Spring Term will be…

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Training Day – Friday 30th November

A reminder that we are closed to students on Friday 30th November for our third Professional Develop…

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National Online Safety

For more information about online safety, please visit the National Online Safety Facebook page for …

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January 19, 2019
Online safety

Click on the link to see NSPCC's guide on internet safety.


We’ve teamed up with O2 to help you keep children safe when they're using the internet, social networks, apps, games and beyond.

January 18, 2019
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Year 10 GCSE History students took part in an educational visit on the 16th January to the Imperial War Museum North in Manchester to develop their knowledge of life in Germany 1918-39 in preparation ... See more

January 17, 2019
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A fantastic turnout for the adult English class. The atmosphere was buzzing and everyone had a good time. If you would like to join us, the next lesson is on Tuesday at 10am.

January 17, 2019
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Ahamaan, Fredesty and Claudia from Year 10 attended the fast paced and competitive MCS Stem Challenge final at Sheffield University on Friday the 11th January 2019. The students had won a place in ... See more

January 16, 2019
Timeline Photos

For revision, click on the link http://www.btecpe.com/ or visit the CJCA Frog page.

January 15, 2019
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The whole of Year 11 were involved in an innovative Maths workshop session yesterday. The students left the session feeling prepared and motivated.

Well Done Year 11!

January 15, 2019
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Students received their Baby Reality birth certificates and had to take their baby home for three nights. They will receive their results which will explain how well they did looking after their ... See more

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