Sixth Form Students visit McDonalds to learn about the different jobs in this sector At Catcote Academy and Sixth Form College, we are keen for our students to learn about different jobs available to them and what qualifications and skills are required to compete for 
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Sixth form students enjoyed a visit to the Beacon of Light on  23.04.19.  They participated in a number of sports activities including football, dodge-ball, table tennis and basketball.  They had the opportunity for a tour around the sports facility and gained invaluable skills in teamwork, 
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A new group of 6th Form students went to visit the residents at Lindisfarne Care Home today. For their first visit, they were absolutely outstanding! They interacted with the residents and demonstrated hairdressing, pizza making and planter painting. Students really enjoyed their time there and 
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Today 6th Form students attended Hartlepool College of Further Education to participate in a WorldSkills UK Inclusive Skills ‘Being Safe Online’ competition. 21 learners took part from Catcote Academy, Abbey Hill, Hartlepool College of Further Education, and Official New College Durham. All students worked to 
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We were honoured to host a visit at Catcote Academy by Sir John Holman, a Professor at York University. Sir John was commissioned by The Gatsby Foundation in 2013 to research and develop a framework of 8 benchmarks that define “what good careers guidance” looks 
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Our amazing friends the Misfits MCC came to see students in Class 1 for their annual Christmas visit. The Misfits have been visiting us every Christmas for many years. Our friends come to see us every year to spend time with our students and bring 
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We recently completed our first ever ski trip and what an amazing week it was! Brandon, Dylan W, Nakita and Chloe M from our 6th Form were accompanied by Mrs Straker, Mr Sowerby and Mr Kitson to Ruzbachy Ski Park in Slovakia as part of 
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Catcote Academy has been awarded the British Council’s prestigious International School Award in recognition of its work to bring the world into the classroom. The International School Award celebrates the achievements of schools that do exceptional work in international education. Fostering an international dimension in 
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Chloe and Leah competed in the regional heats of the Inclusive Skills hairdressing competition at Official New College Durham today. They only had a few days to prepare, practice and perfect their hairstyles before competing along with other students in a pressurised arena.
We are very 
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