Eaton Bank Academy

The English Schools’ Semi-Finalists

The Year 7 football team have reached the semi-finals the national English Schools ‘Small Schools Under 12’ 9-a-side Cup! The team defeated South Nottinghamshire Academy 3-0 in a ‘home’ match, supported by Year 7 students, staff and parents. Congratulations to the team; Adam Clulow (joint captain), Max Woodcock (joint captain), Liam Connolly, Henry Tomkinson, Harry Gittins, Nat Amare, Flynn Bowley, Charlie Trinner, Sammy … Continued

Macclesfield Schools Cup Winners

Huge Congratulations to our Year 7 football team who are ‘Macclesfield Schools Cup’ champions after beating Poynton 4-1 in the final!! Well done to the team for all their hard work; Adam Clulow (joint captain), Max Woodcock (joint captain), Liam Connolly, Henry Tomkinson, Harry Gittins, Nat Amare, Kiera Barry, Flynn Bowley, Charlie Triner, Sammy Swindells, Sam Howell, James Hughes, Oli Williams, Owen Jones, Harry Bowyer, Ethan Taylor. The next match for the team … Continued

Primary School Passover Assemblies

Well done to the following Year 7 pupils who have visited Marton & District and Woodcock’s Well Primary School to present an assembly about Passover: Helen Banks Lucy James Rebecca Sherratt Amy Price Leanne Senior Alisha Barker Lucy McNulty Kaydee Lockett The students wrote the assembly, created a power point and brought their own props. … Continued

Siemens Rollercoaster Challenge

Congratulations to our students who have taken part in the Siemens Rollercoaster Challenge. Supported by a Siemens mentor, Mr Mills and Ms Dawson, the competition required the teams to design and construct a working rollercoaster out of a supplied kit of parts. The competition culminated in an awards ceremony at Congleton Town Hall where Eaton Bank Academy’s … Continued

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

Elf Boogie

Well done to the Duke of Edinburgh students who have organised a charity ‘Elf Boogie’ in aid of East Cheshire Hospice.  The fundraising event involved 130 Year 7 students, wearing elf hats, who took part in a sponsored festive ‘boogie’. The Elf Boogie formed part of a week of Christmas charitable activities for Eaton Bank Academy, … Continued