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Brilliant Beeston Take Gold!

Cockburn John Charles Academy hosted the Shield and Trophy Finals for the JESS Cluster Primary Programme this week, with Beeston Primary crowned the overall champions. Monday saw Hunslet St. Mary’s begin their introduction into the Cluster with entry into the Shield competition and it was they who came out victorious ahead of Low Road in second. St […]

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Open Evening Prize Draw

For all students and parents attending our Open Evening this Wednesday we will be running a prize draw. Pick up a stamp card on arrival, collect stamps from all subject areas and drop into the prize box in reception. Prizes include 5 family tickets to a Leeds United home game, along with family swim vouchers […]

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Action Jackson visits Year 11

On Tuesday 18th September 2018 Year 11 were treated to a highly engaging motivational assembly delivered by visiting guest speaker Action Jackson. He held the entire year group’s attention with his effervescent and thought-provoking presentation, encouraging each individual to reflect on their own ability and potential as they embark on the most important year of […]

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100% Attendance Prize Winners

At Cockburn John Charles Academy we know that the key to academic success lies in excellent attendance and punctuality, something that the vast majority of our students have demonstrated throughout this academic year. To recognise this achievement we entered all students with 100% attendance into a prize draw to win an Amazon Fire tablet. Congratulations […]

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Y10 Tough Mudder – 13th July 2018

On Friday 13th July 2018 a group of year 10 BTEC Sport students completed the Fitness Success Obstacle Course. During their BTEC Sport lessons students have been studying fitness training methods and the activity provided a thrilling end to the school year with high impact learning linking the classroom to the real life setting. Everyone had a sense […]

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EAL Poetry Workshop – 11th July 2018

On Wednesday, 11th July 2018 the EAL department had a visitor, Miss Lake, who is an inspiring poet from Slough. A group of students from Y9 and Y10 took part in two fascinating poetry workshops led by the guest. Miss Lake motivated the students to think about their heritage and identity. The students listened to […]

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London Residential 25th – 27th June

Students from the academy joined forces with their peers from Cockburn Academy to experience a residential visit to the capital on the 25th June. The visit included a number of exciting opportunities that a lot of our students were experiencing for the first time. These included attending two west end theatre performances, visits to art […]

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