Carmel College News & Events

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What's happening at Carmel?

Student to share faith around the world

20th November 2020

Congratulations to Upper Sixth student, Daniel Canning, who has just secured a place to become a missionary in Australia next October! Daniel studies Maths, Physics… Read More »

Former student wins national prize for personal documentary on gender transition

16th November 2020

Congratulations to former student, Ben Hodge, whose film ‘1 Year: A letter to my 14-year-old self has won best documentary at the Into Film awards…. Read More »

Children in Need 2020

13th November 2020

Children in Need has always been one of our favourite fundraising events! Over the years we have raised money baking cakes, face painting, head shaves,… Read More »

Black History Month Competition

2nd November 2020

Last month we asked students to submit entries for our Black History Month competition.  They had to submit either; – a poem about the contributions… Read More »

Alumni student works on new game ‘Suicide Squad: Kill The Justice League’

2nd November 2020

It has been great to hear from Alumni student, Amy Shaw, who is currently working as the Script Coordinator on Rocksteady Studios’ new game, ‘Suicide… Read More »

Art Foundation Alumni Student Wins Prestigious Wool Week Competition

23rd October 2020

Art Foundation alumni student, Emma Herst, has won the prestigious Wool Week 2020 design competition. The Campaign for Wool was initiated by The Prince of… Read More »

Students explore how they can make our world a better place for all

20th October 2020

This year, Carmel’s annual One World Day event has moved online! Due to the current pandemic, we have seized the opportunity to develop our event… Read More »

Jouriya’s brave journey from Syria to the UK

19th October 2020

Brave Lower Sixth student, Jouriya Hajjeh has been sharing her story of the journey from her home town in Syria to the UK. Jouriya quickly… Read More »

Student, Keira Anthony-Bowles joins fight against Climate Change

16th October 2020

Upper Sixth student, Keira Anthony-Bowles has been making the most of some of the opportunities we have for our students at Carmel. Recently, Keira attended a Virtual Youth Changemakers Convention as a college CAFOD Youth Leader representative. The event was a great opportunity for young people to… Read More »

Macmillan Coffee Morning

2nd October 2020

Our staff Macmillan Coffee Morning has been a little different this year. Unfortunately, we haven’t been able to get together and enjoy a cuppa as… Read More »

Cambridge Chemistry Challenge Competition

25th September 2020

Before the summer our Lower Sixth Chemistry students (now Upper Sixth) challenged themselves despite the challenges of lockdown, by entering the Cambridge Chemistry Challenge competition…. Read More »

Former student finalist in Climate Art Comp

24th September 2020

Congratulations to former student, Katy Lee, who is a finalist in the ‘My Hope for the Future’: children’s climate art competition. Earlier this year, Sheffield-based… Read More »

Former student longlisted for Scottish Portrait Award!

3rd September 2020

Congratulations to former student, Mia Takemoto, who has been longlisted for the Scottish Portrait Award! Mia left Carmel in 2107 after completing the Art Foundation… Read More »

Former student, Taylor Prescott, runs 7 ultra-marathons in 7 days.

27th August 2020

During the summer, former student, Taylor Prescott took part in a remarkable endurance challenge. He ran a virtual 216-mile journey to Wembley for what would… Read More »

Former Philosophy student receives Achievement Award.

27th August 2020

Congratulations to former Philosophy student, Josh Hibbert, who has received the University of Liverpool’s Academic Achievement Award for having the overall highest degree mark in… Read More »

Congrats to the Class of 2020!

14th August 2020

Results Day 2020 was very emotional for many with a mixture of outcomes for lots of students both at Carmel College and across the country…. Read More »

Biology student gains valuable Work Experience

13th August 2020

Upper Sixth Chemistry and Biology student, Sophie Atchison, spent time working at local dairy farm as part of her Work Experience placement this summer. Her… Read More »

Schoolgirl who helped to win Battle of Britain

10th July 2020

Today marks 80 years since the start of the Battle of Britain in July 1940 and for the first time, the RAF is publicly acknowledging… Read More »