Eaton Bank Academy

Arts Award Evening

Congratulations to all of our students who were recognised at our annual Arts Award Evening! Award given KS3 (year 8) Art Oustanding Effort Ruth Carbutt Outstanding Achievement Libby Greeney Outstanding Contribution Leah Casto Most Outstanding student Eleanor Whitehurst Award Given Dance Outstanding Effort Lily-Blu Whitehurst Outstanding Achievement Lily Worrall Outstanding Contribution Libby Greeney Most Outstanding student … Continued

Cheshire East Young Musician of the Year

Congratulations to Naomi Barnett (Yr 9) who has won the inaugural Cheshire East Young Musician of the Year competition for vocal performance (KS3). The competition, hosted at Sandbach School, attracted over 100 talented  instrumentals and vocalists from all 5 Key Stages.  Naomi competed in the Key Stage 3 vocal category and impressed the judges with her … Continued

NODA Award Winner

Congratulations to Year 13 student Rosie Pearce who has won a prestigious NODA award for her performance in Congleton Youth Theatre’s production of ‘All Shook up!’ NODA supports amateur theatre throughout the UK and recognises outstanding theatrical performances through its annual regional awards. Rosie was nominated for ‘Best Leading Female in a Youth Musical Production’, … Continued

Society of Musicians’ Silver certificate

Eaton Bank Academy has been awarded the Incorporated Society of Musicians’ Silver certificate in GCSE music which means that that more than 15% of all of the schools’ GCSE students achieved an A*- C grade in music. Head of Performing Arts Mrs Venables said “This award reflects the popularity of music GCSE at Eaton Bank Academy and recognises the excellent … Continued

Outstanding Attitude to Learning Performing Arts Faculty

Congratulations  to the following students who have been recognised by the Performing Arts Faculty for their Outstanding Attitude to Learning. Year 7 – Hannah McCloud LFO and Morgan Barnett TAY Year 8 – Abbie Bowden VSH and Sam Morrey VSH Year 9 – Naomi Barnett CEV and Joe Robinson PSH Year 10 – Olivia Brindley … Continued

Fame the Musical

Fame Cast List Carmen Diaz                                               Ellie Harrison Serena Katz                                                Jess Brewer Iris Kelly                                                      Francesca Morris Mabel Washington                                   Naomi Barnett Schlomo Metzenbaum                            Maya Hicklin Miss Bell                                                     Abi Mitchell Miss Sherman                                            Evie Foster Miss Myers                                                Mary Gilsenan Grace ‘Lambchops’ Lamb                        Olivia Brindley Nick Piazza                                                 Jamie Goff Tyrone Jackson                                          Oscar … Continued

Christmas Concert

We have all enjoyed an amazing Christmas concert, with a record number of students participating in the performance.  Congratulations to everyone who took part! Upendo Soul Violin: Sabina Atanasova, Joe Robinson, Josh Evett, Davina Jordan Flute: Eva Atanasova Clarinet: Nick Bossons Saxophone: Julia Teagle, Tom Baker, Katherine Furness, Flo Bullock Trumpet: Laura Richards, Dan Bossons, … Continued

Rotary Young Musician Competition

Well done to (L-R) Phoebe Barrow, Joe Robinson and Julia Teagle who performed beautifully at the Rotary Young Musician Competition. Julia (Yr 13) plays the saxophone, Joe (Yr 9) plays the viola and Phoebe (Yr 13) is a singer.  All three did exceptionally well, with Julia and Phoebe both securing places in the Regional Finals.

Musical Theatre Workshops

Eaton Bank Academy students have experienced musical theatre workshops run by West End performer Jono Cordin. Jono, from Mansfield, graduated from Bodywork Company Cambridge Dance Studios in 2012 and has performed in West End productions including Dirty Dancing and award winning Matilda.  He is about to start rehearsals for the new ‘Bat out of Hell’ Meatloaf … Continued

End of Year Recognition Assembly

We have held our annual end of year Recognition Assembly, where students’ success across the curriculum is celebrated! Well done to everyone who was nominated and congratulations to all of the winners!