Carmel College News & Events

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Alice’s Work Experience in the St Helens Labour Office

9th March 2018

This week during the BTEC Business Work Experience programme, one of our students, Alice Sephton has spent her time at the St Helens Labour Office… Read More »

Apprentice style cookie sale

7th March 2018

Today our Foundation Learning students held an ‘Apprentice’ style cookie sale. Two teams of students, ‘The Biscuit Corporation’ and ‘Moon Rock Cookies’, designed and made their… Read More »

Former student builds own Digital Marketing company

2nd March 2018

Alumni student, Jack Robertson, is now working as a Digital Designer at Magellan Robotech Ltd, an organisation that designs and develops software for the gambling… Read More »

Former student’s album cover designs are a hit!

1st March 2018

Former Graphic Design student, Michael McCue, has been in touch to let us know about his fantastic career as a Graphic Designer and Artworker at… Read More »

Building a Pallet Planter Workshop

28th February 2018

Yesterday we held another of our FREE WORKSHOPS in college. This time Carmel staff, parents and community volunteers were able to put their DIY skills to the test… Read More »

Furniture Upcycling Workshop

21st February 2018

As part of our ongoing commitment to promoting recycling in the community, we are holding a number of FREE WORKSHOPS over the coming months. Open… Read More »

Former student to appear on ‘All Together Now’

21st February 2018

Former student Faye Parkinson will be appearing on BBC One’s latest entertainment singing competition show, ‘All Together Now’, this Saturday night at 7.15pm! Faye, who left Carmel… Read More »

Politics students visit Westminster

21st February 2018

Recently 28 Politics students and three members of staff went on their annual trip to London to visit Westminster and Parliament. The visit included a… Read More »

Students wear rainbow laces with pride for LGBT History Month

20th February 2018

Our sports teams are flying the flag for LGBT History Month and will be wearing their rainbow laces with pride as they play their matches…. Read More »

From charity shop to catwalk – UAL Fashion show in collaboration with Willowbrook Hospice

20th February 2018

During our final Open Evening, our Art and Design students participated in a range of exciting events to showcase their amazing talent whilst raising money… Read More »

Student Council raise money for Cancer Fundraiser

9th February 2018

Today our Student Council hosted a Valentine’s quiz to help raise money for Anthony Webster, father of Upper Sixth student, Jacob Webster. Anthony has been… Read More »

Star Reciter, Ray, wins Poetry by Heart award!

9th February 2018

Recently Upper Sixth, English Literature student Ray Sheridan Warburton, received the award of Star Reciter in the highly respected Poetry by Heart competition! Ray recited… Read More »

Katie Kennedy wins EDUK essay writing competition

9th February 2018

Well done to Lower Sixth student Katie Kennedy who won the EDUK (Equality and Diversity UK) Black History Month essay competition recently. During Black History Month,… Read More »

Progress Tables confirm students exceed expectations

7th February 2018

Staff at Carmel College are thrilled that the college once again leads the way for the quality of its A Level provision in St Helens…. Read More »

Foundation Learning student goes behind the scenes in our Marketing department.

29th January 2018

Work Experience is a brilliant learning opportunity for young people. It allows them to try different things and helps them discover their strengths and what… Read More »

Garbage in the Garden!

26th January 2018

The Foundation Learning Department at Carmel helps around forty students with moderate learning difficulties to gain qualifications and useful future employment skills. Lower Sixth A… Read More »

Young Carers film launch

25th January 2018

Today is National Young Carers Awareness Day and what better way to celebrate than with the launch of a short film produced by a group… Read More »

Oxbridge Success!

19th January 2018

Eight Carmel students have been offered places at Oxbridge for 2018! Five have offers from Oxford and three from Cambridge! This year’s Oxbridge students are… Read More »