Carmel College News & Events

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Performing Arts students receive medals

24th June 2020

Our Performing Arts students received well done medals for all their hard work! Each year, all of our Upper 6th Performing Arts leavers receive a… Read More »

Former Law student features in Law Society mag

23rd June 2020

Great to hear from former Law student, Bobby Jo Doherty, who is currently a Level 3 CILEX Paralegal Apprentice in the Serious Injury team at… Read More »

Carmel student success in NCH Essay Comp

18th June 2020

Congratulations to Carmel student, Kayleigh Waugh, whose essay has been shortlisted in the NCH Essay Competition. Every year the New College of the Humanities (NCH)… Read More »

Talented student selected for National Youth Choir

11th June 2020

Congratulations to Upper Sixth student, Yasmin Al-Zuhairi, who has been selected for the National Youth Choir of Great Britain (NYCGB)! Yasmin has been singing in… Read More »

Students become pen pals with care home residents

10th June 2020

During this period of lockdown, some of our students have become pen pals with local care home residents. Whilst face to face lessons and work… Read More »

Staff and students send joy to care home residents

9th June 2020

Our Work Experience Co-ordinator, Vikki, has been gathering poems, songs, paintings and letters from Carmel students and staff to spread some cheer during this challenging… Read More »

Student work features in SFCA ‘At home’ Exhibition

9th June 2020

The Sixth Form Colleges Association’s ‘At home’ Art Exhibition features work by three of our Photography students. Entries from Heidi Reece, Josie Backhouse and Juliet… Read More »

Biology teacher wins wildlife art comp

9th June 2020

Congratulations to Carmel Biology teacher, Daniel Wilson whose artwork has been shortlisted in an internationally renowned wildlife art competition. UK based conservation charity, David Shepherd… Read More »

Dan motivates Carmel Community

30th April 2020

Since the beginning of the lockdown period, our Get Active Co-ordinator, Dan Chapman (aka Chappers) has dedicated a lot of his time to keeping the… Read More »

Matrix Quality Standard awarded to Carmel College

23rd April 2020

Once again Carmel has achieved the Matrix Quality Standard for the Independent Advice and Guidance (IAG) provided for all of our students. The assessment in… Read More »

Sport Relief 2020

13th March 2020

What a fantastic week of fun we’ve had raising money for Sport Relief. Our Get Active Coordinator, Dan, has been going head to head with… Read More »

Councillor Kate Groucutt gives Aspire to Oxbridge talk

13th March 2020

Today Councillor Kate Groucutt, accompanied by Upper Sixth students, Dona Josh and Charlotte Bond, delivered an Aspire to Oxbridge talk to our Lower Sixth students… Read More »

Alumni student tours the UK with Blood Brothers the Musical

13th March 2020

It has been great to hear from Alumni student, Grace Galloway. She is currently touring the UK as part of the cast of Blood Brothers,… Read More »

Student photographs music video for local artist

12th March 2020

Lower Sixth student, Heidi Reece, has recently been given a fantastic opportunity to take photos for local musician, James Holt. Heidi, who studies Photography, Film… Read More »

Former student’s film shortlisted for national award

10th March 2020

Congratulations to former student, Ben Hodge, whose film documenting his year transitioning has been shortlisted for a national award! Ben’s documentary has made the shortlist… Read More »

Success for Ahmed at computer programming competition

10th March 2020

Congratulations to Carmel student Ahmed Mahmud who has reached the last 15 of the British Informatics Olympiad (BIO). The BIO is a prestigious computer programming… Read More »

Talented students destined for top drama schools

6th March 2020

Four of Carmel’s talented A Level Drama and Theatre students have recently secured places to study at prestigious drama schools. Kate Wilson, Zachary Lowe-McAlley and… Read More »

Performing Arts students visit HOME

5th March 2020

Yesterday, students from our Performing Arts department visited HOME Manchester. HOME is a fabulous event space for performance, art, cinema and has a lovely cafe,… Read More »