Year 8 Boys – Macclesfield Cup Champions!

What a day! Our Year 8 boys are Macclesfield Cup Champions! The final score was 4 – 0, with a blistering first half securing victory in tough conditions. The goal […]

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Macclesfield Cup Semi-Final Result

Our Year 8 football team travelled to Wilmslow yesterday for the Macclesfield Cup Semi-Final. The students were excellent and put in a really strong and committed performance. Deservedly came away 4-2 […]

Rotary-Congleton Young Artist Competition 2024

Our students have been invited to take part in the Rotary Young Artist Competition and the theme this year is ‘The Year 2050’. The competition runs from now until 21st […]

Student Leadership Team

Our Student Leadership Team met this week with Mr Ellis to discuss their aims and objectives for the year ahead. They discussed ideas regarding eco, outreach, charity and inclusivity. We […]

Success in Dance

Gracie-Mae, Year 9 (dances at LB Dance) and Emily, Year 11 (dances with Louise Carter) have both successfully auditioned to be part of The English Youth Ballet production of Sleeping […]

History Essay Competition

Sixth Form students from Eaton Bank Academy and Congleton High School have enjoyed recent success in the inaugural Congleton Sixth Forms’ History Essay Competition. The competition was organised by teachers […]

Celebratory Juice & Biscuits

Well done to Freya, Callum, Louie, Emily, Liam, Emilia, Maisey, Jayden, Michael, Tamika, Jasmine, Connie and Alex who have been nominated this week by their Head of Year as a […]

Celebratory Juice & Biscuits

Well done to Dara, Isla, Isobel, Sophie, Toby, Maddie, Lily, Bessie and Ethan who have been nominated this week by their Head of Year as a reward for their excellent […]

Christmas Lunch Menu

On Wednesday this week the canteen have a Christmas themed menu. Please see attached flyer for more information.

Foodbank Collection

We are collecting for the Foodbank from 4th December to 18th December. Please see attached poster for more information. Many thanks in advance of your donations.  

Year 11 Mock Interview Event

The Year 11 Mock Interview event, held on 5.12.23, was hugely successful.  The majority of the 176 students attended the session and were interviewed by a number of volunteers from […]

Celebratory Juice & Biscuits

Well done to Charlie, Scarlett, Dougie, Jasleen, Phoebe, Bella, Bronwyn, Mustafa, Jacob, Mia, Wilson, Eleanor, Sophie and Calleigh who have been nominated this week by their Head of Year as […]

Celebratory Juice & Biscuits

Well done to Vayun, Sophie, Jack, Joy, Liam, Michelle, Jess, Bobby, Teigan and Taylor who have been nominated this week by their Head of Year as a reward for their […]

Outstanding Attitude to Learning in Performing Arts

Congratulations to the following students who have been recognised by the Performing Arts Faculty for their Outstanding Attitude to Learning in Music, Dance and Drama: Music:   Mason, Angela, Dougie, Neve, […]

Outstanding Attitude to Learning in Maths

Congratulations to the following students who have been recognised by the Maths Faculty for their Outstanding Attitude to Learning in Maths: Year 7 – Vayun, Olivia Year 8 – Dougie, […]

Celebratory Juice & Biscuits

Well done to Henry, Sophie, Archie, Zeynep, Noelle, Caleb, Finley, Evelyn, Preston, Honey, Isobel and George who have been nominated this week by their Head of Year as a reward […]

Celebratory Juice & Biscuits

Well done to Charlie, Thomas, Zach, Trulie, Lucie, Harry, Brody, Annaliese, Myles, Charlotte, Jeremiah, Natalie, Emma and Ashleigh who have been nominated this week by their Head of Year as […]

Celebratory Juice & Biscuits

Well done to Elliot, Emma, Daniel, Jessica L, Martin, Jessica M, Najib, Jessica W, Fearne, Jamie, Chiara, Ashton, Conah and Artie who have been nominated this week by their Head […]

National Manufacturing Day at Siemens

All the Eaton Bank 3D design students had the opportunity to look around the Siemens factory on 28th September, celebrating National Manufacturing Day.  The students were able to walk across […]

Celebratory Juice & Biscuits!

Well done to Tyler, Emily, Jacob, Caitlin, Riley, Amelie, Miya, Dmytro, Lily, Jacob, Isabella, Joe, Amber and Cesar who have been nominated this week by their Head of Year as […]

Exceptional Effort

Congratulations to Jacob who achieved 15 code 1’s in one week. Code 1’s are given to students who demonstrate exceptional effort in class. Well done Jacob – an amazing achievement. […]

East Cheshire Chamber of Commerce Business Fair

A number of our GCSE Business students attended the East Cheshire Chamber of Commerce Business Fair this week.  The event was held at the newly refurbished Congleton Leisure Centre.  Students […]

Extra Curricular Clubs

We have been delighted to see our students taking part in extra curricular activities this week; Table Tennis Club, Concert Band and Coding Club to name but a few! If […]

Celebratory Juice & Biscuits!

Each week, two students from each year group are nominated by their Head of Year as a reward for their excellent attitude to learning and contribution to school life. They […]

Top 5 Maths Sparx Users 2022-23

Top 5 Sparx users 2022-23 – these students have answered the most questions on Sparx this year. Well done and keep up the hard work!!!  

Year 12 Summer Rewards Assembly

This morning in Sixth Form we celebrated the end of Year 12 with our Summer Rewards Assembly. Certificates and sweet treats were handed out to reward exceptional efforts in A-Level […]

Music Performance Grades

Congratulations to Lucie (Distinction, Grade 8), Sophia (Distinction, Grade 7), Olivia (Distinction, Grade 5), Hollie (Merit, Grade 5), April (Merit, Grade 4), Evie Mae (Merit, Grade 4), Maisie (Distinction, Grade […]

Film Club – Film Festival

Film Club have worked hard to produce their own short films for Eaton Bank’s first ever film festival. Students have worked on their cinematography and screenwriting and have created original […]

Year 10 visit to Macclesfield College

On Tuesday, a number of our Year 10 students started to think about their post-16 journey and explored a range of vocational courses at Macclesfield College. They had a fantastic […]

Rotary Art Competition

Our students were invited to take part in the Rotary Young Artist Competition in June. They were inspired by the theme of Kings and Queens. They worked hard on their […]

Biology Challenge

Congratulations to the following students who gained commended, highly commended, bronze and silver awards in the U.K. Biology Challenge which took place before half term: Ruby, Elysia, Finn, Freddie, Seth, […]

Year 13 Leavers’ Assembly

Today we said goodbye and good luck to our wonderful Year 13s. They have been absolutely fantastic throughout their time at EBA Sixth Form and we are extremely proud of […]

Year 5 Primary D & T Woodwork Workshop

It was a pleasure to have some students from Year 5 at Marton Primary School with us today for a D & T Workshop. They all worked hard to create […]

Outstanding Attitude to Learning in Art

Congratulations to the following students who have been recognised by the Art Faculty for their Outstanding Attitude to Learning in Art, Food & Nutrition, D & T, Textiles and Photography. […]

Outstanding Attitude to Learning in Science

Congratulations to the following students who have been recognised by the Science Faculty for their Outstanding Attitude to Learning in Science, Biology, Chemistry and Physics.   Year 7 Science: James […]

School Expansion Project

We are 6 weeks into our building project and everything is going to plan. We are extending at the back of the old science block which will give us 3 […]

Congleton Rotary Photography Competition

Congratulations to Hannah, one of our Sixth Form students, who has received a ‘highly commended’ for her entry into the Congleton Rotary Photography Competition. Mr Westwood from Congleton Rotary came […]

Bake Sale – Total

Thank you so much to everyone who brought cakes into school today for the bake sale. The total raised today and including last week’s bake sale is £307.22. The money […]

UKMT Intermediate Mathematical Challenge

Our Year 11 students took part in UKMT Intermediate Mathematical Challenge before the half term and many of them were awarded silver and bronze certificates, which was a fantastic achievement! […]

Eco Club

Eco Club runs every Tuesday from 3pm – 4pm. All year groups are welcome!      

STEM Apprenticeships

Scan the QR code to join a session for parents about STEM apprenticeships on Thursday 9th March at 6pm.  

Congleton Mayor Visits Students

Today, a group of our students met with Congleton’s Mayor Cllr Margaret Gartside, and Cllr Suzy Firkin to discuss eco-matters and how the school and the town council can make […]

National Careers Week 6 – 11 March 2023

Next week EBA will be celebrating National Careers Week with an introductory assembly and curriculum links to careers throughout the week. This will be a great opportunity to discuss with […]

Outstanding Attitude to Learning in Humanities

Congratulations to the following students who have been recognised by the Humanities Faculty for their Outstanding Attitude to Learning in Geography, History and Philosophy, Religion & Ethics: Geography:   Charlie, Phoebe, […]

Foodbank Collection

Thank you to our Sixth Form leadership team who arranged a collection in school for New Life Church Foodbank.  Over 500 items were donated. A huge thank you to all […]

Eco Club

Season’s greetings from Eco Club! Students in the final week of term have been making Christmas decorations from common household waste. They have also made fat ball feeders using yoghurt […]

Outstanding Attitude to Learning in Music, Dance & Drama

Congratulations to the following students who have been recognised by the Performing Arts Faculty for their Outstanding Attitude to Learning in Music, Dance and Drama: Music:   Samuel, Theresa, Oliver, Erin, […]

Year 11 Mock Interviews

Year 11 students took part in a mock interview on Tuesday during which they were interviewed by a range of employers from local businesses and volunteers. The students were fantastic […]

Music for Youth Proms at the Royal Albert Hall

On Tuesday Charlie performed at the Music for Youth Proms at the Royal Albert Hall with the Love Music Trust Percussion Ensemble, to showcase talented musicians throughout the country after […]

Bake Sale for Children in Need

Thank you to all who helped with the Bake Sale today, by baking cakes and cookies, helping with the sale at break times and donating money. We raised £216.00 for […]

Safer Schools and Young People Partnership

Year 10 students attended an assembly on Tuesday 15th November. The focus of the assembly was recognising and addressing harassment and unwelcome behaviour towards women and girls. A smaller group […]

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Road Safety Assembly

This week’s assembly is focused on road safety and covers three main areas as we approach the winter months: Staying visible in the dark Don’t take unnecessary risks Don’t get […]

Maths Challenge

Before the half term students from Y12 and Y13 took part in the Senior Mathematical Challenge and Mathematical Olympiad for Girls. Congratulations to Helena, who achieved a distinction in Mathematical […]

Year 8 Loric Students

Year 8 Loric students have developed their understanding of Remembrance Day by producing felt poppies and a collaborative textile jacket. If you are visiting the school, the items are on […]

Sixth Formers Raise Money for Visyon

Today the Sixth Formers held a dress-up day to raise money for local mental health charity Visyon. Students showed up in a fabulous array of costumes with many participating in […]

Stop Motion Animation Lessons for Year 8

Year 8 have been studying the art of stop motion animation within their creative media lessons. They have developed their filmmaking and computer skills and have worked hard in their […]

Staff v Sixth Form Charity Dodgeball Match

Sixth Form student Ben has organised a staff v students charity dodgeball game as part of his Westminster Award. Staff and Sixth Formers participated enthusiastically, with main school students paying […]

Finnan’s Football Success

We are so proud of Finnan in Year 11 who has just been accepted to play football for Cheshire U16. Finnan played last week and they won 5-1, with Finnan […]

Harry Gains his Junior Black Belt

Well done to Harry who has recently been presented with his kick boxing junior Black belt. His achievement comes after years of dedication and hard work. Harry undertook a three […]

Park Run Success

Well done to all the Eaton Bank Academy staff and students who turned out for the Congleton Park Run on Saturday 8th October. Over 20 staff and students turned up […]

World Mental Health Day 2022

Sixth Form students had a fantastic day raising the profile of mental health by wearing yellow on World Mental Health Day. Students posted positive mental health messages to each other […]

Year 7 introduced to Peripatetic Teachers

Year 7 students were treated to a morning of music earlier this term. The school’s peripatetic teachers demonstrated the range of instruments available for students to learn on, with a […]

2022/2023 Heads of Student Body

Heads of Student Body  Helen Hannah Lily  (Deputy) Lucie (Deputy) The Heads of the Student Body organise and lead the student leadership team – driving student led, student focused initiatives. […]

Junior Fell Running Championship Success

Well done to Thomas and Michael for their success competing in the Junior English Fell Running Championship. The 2022 Championship was competed over five different races across Cumbria and North […]