The academy will be closed to students on Friday 29th November 2019 for staff training. The academy will be open as normal on Monday 2nd December 2019.

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 MAT student has the potential to do just that.

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Latest News

December 3, 2019
Timeline Photos

It was fantastic having Zoolab in the Academy! The students had a brilliant time learning about a range of animals from around the world.


December 3, 2019
Timeline Photos

Well done to all the Year 9 students who were selected to go to a special screening of First Man due to their excellent work in Media!

You have all showed great resilience in the making of your ... See more

December 2, 2019
Timeline Photos

Hunslet St Mary's emerged victorious in CJCA Prmary PE Programme's first event of the year, Sports Hall Athletics.

This year saw the largest amount of school's entered in the competition with 10 ... See more

December 1, 2019
Timeline Photos

Free ESOL for adults at CJCA - every Monday from 1pm to 3pm. If you want to join, don't hesitate. All you need to do to is to come to the school reception area before the lesson starts. ... See more

November 30, 2019
Timeline Photos

Year 11 PPE's (Pre Public Examinations) run from the 9th-19th Dec in all written examination subjects. Use the Big 6 revision strategies to help you get prepared!


November 29, 2019
Photos from Cockburn John Charles Academy's post

Well done to Arzoo, one of the Y11 students, who has written two letters to her Majesty, the Queen Elizabeth the Second. Arzoo showed responsibility by sharing her concerns regarding benefits for ... See more

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