Eaton Bank Academy

Cheshire Schools’ Cross Country Championships

Congratulations to Year 8 student Libby Greeney who achieved 10th place in the Cheshire Schools’ Cross Country Championships and is now up for selection to complete in the English Schools’ Athletic Association Cross Country Championships in Norwich. Libby has already represented ‘Cheshire Schools Athletic Association’ when she was in Year 7, and continues to achieve … Continued

1980s ‘Fame’ Dress Up Day

We are getting the ’80s vibe ready for our whole school production of ‘Fame‘ at Daneside Theatre! Staff and students put on their best 1980’s revival gear, raising over £450 for East Cheshire Hospice.  If  you haven’t got your tickets for Fame yet, you can buy them from school reception or Congleton Tourist Information. We look … Continued

Outstanding Attitude to Learning – English & MFL Faculty

Congratulations  to the following students who have been recognised by the English & MFL faculty for their Outstanding Attitude to Learning: Yr 7:  Holly Nash (DBR) and Callum Walker (LWI) Yr 8:  Demi Smith (SDA) and Sam Morrey (VSH) Yr 9:  Luke Smith (WDA) and Nell Painter (DMO) Yr 10: Tim Vos (DMA) and Olivia … Continued

East Cheshire Hospice Fundraising

Our Sixth Form students have presented a cheque for £788 to East Cheshire Hospice.  Thanks to the Sixth Form for organising our fundraising activities, our Year 7 students who enthusiastically took part in our Elf boogie & everyone who contributed on our non-uniform day!

Outstanding Attitude to Learning – Science Faculty

Congratulations  to the following students who have been recognised by the Science faculty for their Outstanding Attitude to Learning: Year 13 – Laura Hunt and Ben Gosling Year 12 – Dom Axford and Hannah Brown Year 11 – Chloe Morgan and Jamie Goff Year 10  – Georgia Valentine and Tim Vos Year 9  – Jess … Continued

Outstanding Attitude to Learning – Computing and Social Science Faculty

Congratulations  to the following students who have been recognised by the Computing and Social Science faculty for their Outstanding Attitude to Learning: Year 7:  Helen Banks  and Billy Manning Year 8:  Clarisse Stubbs  and Sam Morrey Year 9:  Joe Robinson and Leah Pointon  (Computing, ICT, Business Studies) Year 10:  Sybella Clutton  and Ellis Mortin Year … Continued

Rotary Young Chef Competition

Congratulations to Laura Mills, Eleanor Whitehurst, Kati-Leigh Newson and Daniella Rocuzzi who have all taken part in the Rotary Young Chef Competition. All three young chefs did exceptionally well, with Laura achieving a place at the District Finals, and Eleanor receiving a ‘highly commended’ award for her cooking.   Laura’s winning meal consisted of chicken wrapped … Continued

Children in Need

We have had yet another successful Children In Need fundraising day, with nearly £600 raised for charity. Our annual cake-bake sale was a huge success with hundreds of delicious cakes available for sale at break time. Continuing the baking theme, Sixth Form students also held a raffle with the opportunity to win a copy of … Continued

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

Cambridge National ICT Qualification

Headteacher Mr O’Neill has congratulated a large group students who made an incredible effort in their Cambridge National ICT qualification, improving their results from the mock exam to the real exam by 2, 3 and even 4 grades.  The students, who took the exam in Year 9, were were joined by Head of Computing Mrs Rice who was … Continued