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Christmas Jumper Day 2018

14th December 2018

Staff and students got into the festive spirit today for the annual Christmas Jumper Day and Market. This year the Student Council organised the Christmas Market in the café. It… Read More »

Law Mock Trial Competition

12th December 2018

Sixteen students from the Law Department have taken part in the Regional Heats of the National Bar Mock Trial Competition. Carmel has competed at this event, based at Manchester Crown Court,… Read More »

National Football Museum Trip

11th December 2018

Sport students take a trip to the National Football Museum! Our students had the opportunity to tour the museum as well as listen to a… Read More »

Advent Service 2018

7th December 2018

This morning our Chaplain, Kathryn, gave a heart-warming service for Advent with help from both staff and students. The service reminded us of the meaning of Advent. Advent embodies the… Read More »

Creative Careers Event Jan 2019

7th December 2018

FREE Creative Careers event – Saturday 26th January, 11am – 2pm at Carmel College. We are very excited to announce that we will be holding a… Read More »

Carmel’s Geographers head North on Fieldwork

7th December 2018

Our Upper Sixth Geography students braved the winter weather recently to collect data for their Independent Investigation. At Sandscale Haws National Nature Reserve in Barrow-in-Furness, they… Read More »

Oxford Professor delivers Maths Workshop

6th December 2018

Yesterday afternoon we welcomed Professor Balázs Szendrői from St Peter’s College, Oxford. His Maths Workshop gave some of our talented Maths students the opportunity to think differently about geometrical… Read More »

ALRA Drama School Workshop

6th December 2018

Yesterday our Drama and Theatre students enjoyed a fantastic workshop by prestigious Drama School, ALRA. Principal, Adrian Hall and Head of Foundation Course, Jayne Courtney,… Read More »

Health & Social Care Students Bring Christmas Cheer!

4th December 2018

Two groups of Health and Social Care students have been dedicating their time to bring Christmas cheer to two local residential care facilities! Earlier this… Read More »

Foundation Learning Transition Event

30th November 2018

Our Foundation Learning Department held their first transition event which was a fabulous opportunity for the students and their parents. They spoke to a range of… Read More »

Carmel gains accreditation from TASS

29th November 2018

Carmel College has recently become the only TASS Dual Career accredited college in the North West. Backed by Sport England, the Talented Athlete Scholarship Scheme supports rising… Read More »

Politics students debate at MUNGA

28th November 2018

Sixteen Lower Sixth students and their tutors attended the annual Model United Nations General Assembly debate at Liverpool Town Hall. The main theme this year… Read More »

Students represent England in Water Polo Tournament!

21st November 2018

Carmel students set to represent England at the ESSA Schools’ Tournament in December! Water polo isn’t the sport for everyone. It requires a great deal of resilience,… Read More »

Children in Need 2018

16th November 2018

There were plenty of fundraising activities around college today for Children in Need 2018! Once again the Carmel Community came together to help raise money… Read More »

Carmel staff leading the way in suicide intervention

15th November 2018

Staff from Carmel College have undergone training to give them a greater understanding of how to prevent suicide. Suicide in young adults is on the… Read More »

Interview preparation for our High Achievers

14th November 2018

Students on our High Achievers’ Programme had the opportunity to take part in ‘mock interviews’ last night. At Carmel we offer our most able students… Read More »

Carmel Supports #NoMoreKnives

9th November 2018

This afternoon staff and students at Carmel gathered in the Dalton Theatre to support the #NoMoreKnives movement. The #NoMoreKnives campaign helps to raise awareness of… Read More »

Cambridge talk for High Achievers

9th November 2018

Yesterday our Upper Sixth High Achievers had a fantastic opportunity to attend a talk by Cambridge University link tutor, Sandy Mill, from Magdalene College. Students found out more about the admissions… Read More »