Eaton Bank Academy

Dragon’s Den Success

A year 9 student team has entered the ‘Dragons Den’ at Manchester Airport and succeeded in securing funding of £100 for their start up business.  Isla Chesworth, Phoebe Hall, Elayna Proudmore-Callear, Chloe Thomason, Abbie Higginson and Caitlin Young pitched their Snowbuddies Christmas product to a panel of judges from Manchester Airport, Singapore Airlines and John … Continued

TEDx youth@Manchester

A group of Year 13 students have enjoyed the seventh TEDx youth@Manchester, hosted at Fallibroome Academy.  The sixth formers enjoyed five different speakers who shared their view on a range of thought provoking subjects. The guest speakers included Dr Alice Bows-Larkin, a professor of Climate Science whose presentation was entitled ‘Paris and Perspectives on Climate … Continued

Primary Science Challenge

Eaton Bank Academy has hosted a Primary Science Challenge for Mossley, Marlfields, Havannah and Woodcocks Well Primary Schools. Each primary school submitted a team of 4 young scientists from year 5.  The students had the opportunity to experience real laboratory conditions and work on five different experiments. All the teams were marked on the number of … Continued

On Your Marks, Get Set, Cook!

Eaton Bank Academy welcomed pupils from Mossley, Marton and District and Marlfields primary schools to participate in ‘On your marks, get set, cook!’, an interactive healthy eating and cooking show delivered by the school’s catering partner Chartwells. The live show enables children to learn more about the importance of healthy eating and watch two meals … Continued

Shepherd of the Year

Abbie Higginson (Yr 9) has won the title of ‘Reserve Senior Champion National Rare Breeds Survival Trust Young’ Shepherd of the Year. This event was held at the Royal County of Berkshire Show, where dozens of children competed for the awards. They had all qualified at the major Agricultural Shows in the year, held from as … Continued

Royal Army Medical Corps

Congratulations to 16 year old Alysha James who has been accepted into the Royal Army Medical Corps to train as a Combat Medical Technician.  Alicia’s training will start at The Army Foundation College (AFC) in Harrogate, North Yorkshire where she will embark on a 6 month training programme. This will be followed by 6 months work … Continued

Eaton Bank Academy Jazz Band

The Eaton Bank Academy Jazz Band gave a swinging performance at Bosley primary school as part of their performing arts week. The band played a range of styles of music including Jazz,  Blues and Funk. The students learned how a jazz band is organised and enjoyed some excellent solos played by some members of the … Continued

Colour Run Fun!

      There was a festival of colour at Eaton Bank Academy, as students took part in Congleton’s first ever Colour Run. The run formed part of on going fundraising activities for The Ann Packer Centre, just weeks before work commences on the first stage of the project, which will see the school benefit from … Continued

Berisfords Competition

Eaton Bank Academy students have taken part in a competition to design and create a beach inspired dress, using a selection of ribbons as decorative features.

Primary Science Challenge

Eaton Bank Academy has hosted a Primary Science Challenge for Mossley, Marlfields, Havannah and Woodcocks Well Primary Schools. Each primary school submitted a team of 4 young scientists from year 5.  The students had the opportunity to experience real laboratory conditions and work on five different experiments. All the teams were marked on the number … Continued