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15/11/2018

Thogoto Primary

A massive well done to the school council for raising £122.54 to go towards a printer for Thogoto Primary school in Kenya. We also had lots of donations of equipment like pens, pencils, rulers. notebooks……to send to the pupils at Thogoto Primary. These will go to the pupils at Thogoto Primary along with messages from […]

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15/11/2018

Science 10.2

Science group 10.2 have been learning about bonding in molecular compounds. Pupils constructed models to represent covalent bonding in different allotropes of carbon using marshmallows to represent carbon atoms and spaghetti being the bonds. It was quite fiddly and tricky to get the models to stand up but with a bit of perseverance, our groups […]

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08/11/2018

Caister Lifeboat Remembrance

The Academy were honored to except an invitation for 3o pupils to attend the Caister Lifeboats remembrance service attended by the Archbishop of Canterbury on the 8 November.  The service was well attended and opened with a payer from Reverend David Wells, this was then followed by pupils from Caister Junior School singing Make Me […]

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07/11/2018

Off Timetable Day

A sensational off time table day for the school, with Year 8 pupils studying cultural diversity, year 10’s looking at the relationships we have with others, Year 7’s team building and then year 9’s were set a moon based challenge on an enterprise day. Caister-Academy-Operation-Moonbase-2018-19 All pupils had a wonderful and valuable day working on skills in a […]

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06/11/2018

Take Your Place Project Cambridge University

Take Your place Project with the University of Cambridge started at the beginning of November with selected pupils attending Girton College for the first of their visits to work with other pupils and university students on academic activities. Eventually pupils will write a blogpost on their chosen subject and create a presentation which will go […]

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05/11/2018

Cross Country League 2018

Pupils from the Academy attended the first of the Cross Country League events, all runners performed very well showing great effort with the following deserving special mention:  Aaron (Yr9) – Came 2nd overall in the race (First in age) Archie (Yr7) – Came 6th overall in the race (Very impressive given age) Allyna  (Yr7) – […]

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31/10/2018

High Schools Choir Festival

On the 31st of October pupils from the Academy Choir participated in the annual High Schools Choir Festival at St Andrews Hall Norwich, this year’s theme was The weird and the Wonderful…and featured a variety of styles and genres, from Mozart’s Dies Irae and Purcell’s Cold Song, to Bohemian Rhapsody and The Phantom of the Opera. […]

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18/10/2018

CPR Training

East of England ambulance service visited Caister Academy over three days to train pupils how to administer hands only CPR. In the UK there are over 30,000 cardiac arrests a year outside of hospital so this skill for anyone witnessing a cardiac arrest, or finding a victim, can to help save a life. Mr Lynskey, […]

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11/10/2018

Creative Education Trust Day of Design

Creative Education Trust Day of Design: Structure Our year 7s were joined by Ms Campbell and Ms Ward – the programme team from Creative Education Trust – for an off timetable Design Day looking at structure. The day started with pupils watching a presentation showing examples of structure in design and the natural world. Pupils […]

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09/10/2018

National Schools Netball Competition

The first regional stage of the National School Netball Competition kicked off at Caister Academy on Tuesday 9th October. Acle Academy, Flegg High, Ormiston Academy, Lynn Grove Academy, Ormiston Venture and Cliff Park Academy all played in rotation to make it to the second stage. Caister won the first three matches with goals scored by […]

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