Whole School Musical – ‘Fame’

A huge well done to everyone involved in our whole school musical production of “Fame”, which took place at the Daneside Theatre before half term. The show ran from 13th-16th […]

Fame tonight – tickets still available!

We have plenty of seats left at the theatre tonight for our performance of Fame. You can pay on the door or book in advance via this link – www.ticketsource.co.uk/daneside-theatre-trust-ltd […]

Rotary Club Schools Photography Competition

A number of students from Eaton Bank Academy entered the Rotary Club Schools Photography Competition just before Christmas, and their work was exhibited in Congleton Library. The title of the […]

Year 7 Girls’ Football Success

Our Year 7 girls’ football team played in the U12 7-a-side tournament recently and have been crowned as the Macclesfield and District Champions! The girls played brilliantly and were undefeated. […]

Year 7 Rugby night

A great night of rugby for the year 7 team! Really proud of the performances and excellent team spirit! First rugby fixture and trophy! Well done boys!

Dance competition at Blackpool Winter Gardens

Huge congratulations to EBA pupils Fahren, Chloe, Ella and Sienna who qualified to compete in the #IDTA medalist of the year finals in freestyle and rock n roll at #blackpoolwintergardens last weekend representing @shaftesburydancestudios dance comp […]

Bushcraft Enrichment Day

Our Year 7 cohort, along with a small group of older students, had a brilliant experience at Friday’s Enrichment Day delivered by Wise Up. Students worked in teams to complete […]

Summer Photography Competition results

Thank you to all students who took part in this year’s Summer Photography Competition. We had a wide range of entrants across the year groups and have seen some excellent […]

Year 11 Prom

Last Tuesday, The Courthouse hosted our Year 11 Prom. Students looked incredible and arrived in style. It was a memorable evening and a great way for all Year 11 to […]

Year 10 – Sixth Form Taster Days

On Monday and Tuesday of last week, Year 10 experienced a taster of what it’s like to be an A-Level student at Eaton Bank Academy. On Monday they spent time […]

Pledge Explore Celebration Event

The Explore programme culminated in a visit to Crewe Alex Football Club today. The morning’s visit consisted of a site tour, an interesting insight into the variety of job roles […]

Bake Sale

Today, Eaton Bank Academy’s Proud Club ran a hugely successful Bake Sale, raising over £115 to support The Proud Trust.

Berisford Competition – Year 11 Art Textiles

Year 11 Art Textile students worked to a “live brief” in partnership with Berisford ribbons. Students produced fantastic decorative hats based upon the theme of ‘Flora and Fauna’ as part […]

Boxing Achievement

Congratulations to George in year 10 who has just been selected as one of sixteen English boxing competitors to go out to Sweden in September to fight for England Vs […]

Calling U Out Dance Championship Finals

Huge congratulations to one of our Year 8 students Lucie, who competed at the “Calling U Out Championships 2023” at the Winter Gardens, Blackpool over the weekend, achieving fantastic success! […]

Junior Mathematical Challenge Results 2023

Our Year 7 and Year 8 students took part in the UKMT Junior Mathematical Challenge recently. Many of them received gold, silver and bronze certificates, which is a fantastic achievement. […]

Year 9 Macclesfield F.C. Cup Final

Well done to our Year 9 students who played in the Cup Final this week at Macclesfield F.C. Unfortunately, it wasn’t our time this year… but we will win this […]

A1 Academy Training Session

Thank you to Richard Duffy (Congleton Town FC – Manager) and Anthony Griffith (Congleton Town FC – Assistant Manager) of A1 Academy, who delivered a fantastic session for Eaton Bank […]


PC Andrew Cornall, Police Youth Engagement Officer, visited Sixth Form students this week and gave an extremely informative talk on ‘Drugs and the Law’. PC Cornall works as part of […]

6th Form UCAS Discovery Event

On Tuesday, we took Year 12 students to Staffordshire University for a UCAS Discovery event. Over 100 universities from all over the country were showcasing the courses they have to […]

Ski Trip to Passo Tonale, Italy

During February half term some of our staff took 60 Eaton Bank students on a ski trip to Passo Tonale in Italy. They had a wonderful time as you can […]

Update on the School Expansion Project

The Sixth Form and Science block extension are taking shape and work has started on the foundations for the new drama/dance changing rooms. The layout and design for the new […]

Team #FutureVision Competition Results

Congratulations to Sixth Form students April and Sophie, who both won the #FutureVision competition and secured a week’s work experience placement with local company #WeAreTMC. Lydia and Alex from TMC […]

World Book Day 2023

Staff celebrated World Book Day by coming to school dressed as a literacy character, either a “Hero or Villain”. Can you work out who all the characters are?    

World Book Day – Sixth Form

The Sixth Form Leadership Team have organised a collection for World Book Day today, in aid of the Literacy Trust. The theme is “Bedtime Stories”. The students dressed in their […]

Whole School Musical ‘Anything Goes’

A huge well done to everyone involved in our whole school musical production of “Anything Goes”, which took place at the Daneside Theatre this week. The show ran for 3 […]

Faraday Challenge

Six Year 8 students went to Fallibroome Academy to compete against five other schools in the Faraday Challenge hosted by the IET (Institution of Engineering Technology). The day involved a […]

Whole School Musical – Anything Goes

Tickets are now available to purchase for our whole school musical Anything Goes on the Ticket Source website or via this link https://www.ticketsource.co.uk/eatonbankacademy The show involves over 80 Eaton Bank […]

Crochet Club

Crochet Club runs every Friday from 3pm to 4pm. All year groups are welcome!

Wednesday after school Clubs

The following clubs run every Wednesday after school: Science Club from 3pm – 3.45pm for years 7 and 8. Chess Club from 3pm – 4pm for years 7 to 11. […]

Film Club

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

Holocaust Memorial Day 2023

Over the course of this week, students will be having assemblies in the lead up to Holocaust Memorial Day on Thursday 27th January. This important event in our assembly calendar […]

Ukulele Club

Ukulele Club runs every Monday after school from 3pm – 4pm. All year groups are welcome!  

Achievement Boards

This week a photographer came into school to take achievement board photographs to celebrate a wide range of student achievements in school, extra curricular and outside of school. We are […]

Mock Assessment Day

Our aspiring apprenticeship students participated in a Mock Assessment Day at Alderley Park yesterday. This included 1:1 interviews with local employers such as Franklyn Financial Management and Siemens, as well […]

Year 7 & 8 Science Club

In Science Club this week, the students were testing party poppers with weights to see how many weights they could add before the party popper “popped”! Science Club runs every […]

Year 7 ‘Elf Boogie’

Year 7 ‘Elf Boogie’ – Grand Total A massive thank you to everyone who took part and donated money for our year 7 Elf Boogie. We raised a fantastic amount […]

Year 7 ‘Elf Boogie’

Our year 7 students took part in a sponsored ‘Elf Boogie’ this week to raise money for East Cheshire Hospice. This is a wonderful charity that is close to the […]

New year 7 Sport Captains

Introducing our new year 7 Sport Captains: Samuel Charlie Elliot Guy Khy James Charlie Archie Ethan Billie Faith Chloe Fearne Molly Darcy Madison Trulie Ella

Preparation for Ski Trip 2023

In preparation for the Eaton Bank Academy Ski Trip 2023, students and staff had another excellent session on the dry ski slopes. The students were all amazing considering the freezing […]

Food Bank collection

Our Sixth Form Leadership Team are organising a Food Bank collection for the New Life Church. The items most in demand can be seen in the poster below. All donations […]

Santa Sleigh

Thank you to the residents of Lower Heath for donating generously last night as we collected with the Santa Sleigh, run by @CongletonSanta. We were fundraising for Friends of Eaton […]


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Year 8 Dance – Thriller

In their fortnightly dance lessons this term, Year 8 have been learning repertoire from Thriller and have sourced their own costumes for their final performance assessment. A fantastic effort and […]

Congleton Santa

The PTA, parents and Sixth Form Leadership Team will be joining Congleton Santa to fundraise for the school. We are looking for volunteers to help with the collection (children under […]