Carmel College News & Events

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What's happening at Carmel?

Former student returns as Dr Keele Good

23rd November 2017

Second year Medical student, Anthony Wright, aka Dr Keele Good, returned to Carmel last week. As a former student, Anthony was happy to help this… Read More »

Remarkable student nominated for Young Community Star Award!

20th November 2017

It was our privilege to sponsor the Leadership Award at the Pride of St Helens Awards but a highlight for us was seeing one of… Read More »

STEM students take part in Nuffield Placement

17th November 2017

At Carmel we pride ourselves in giving our students every opportunity to gain experience and employability skills to help with their future careers. An example… Read More »

Foundation Learning garden makeover

17th November 2017

It was all hands on deck on Wednesday when students and staff from Foundation Learning volunteered their time to help complete jobs around the sensory… Read More »

High Achievers prepare for uni interviews

16th November 2017

It was a busy evening yesterday for two groups of students who are part of the High Achievers’ Programme at Carmel. Students applying for Medicine,… Read More »

Full speed ahead for Apprentices at JLR!

31st October 2017

A new team of manufacturing apprentices have just started with Jaguar Land Rover including two of our very own students, Liam Orme and Charlie Melia,… Read More »

Rita, Sue, Bob and Carmel Too!

31st October 2017

Our Upper Sixth Drama students attended a workshop run by cast members of the current touring production of ‘Rita, Sue and Bob Too’. Out of… Read More »

Trash not Cash’ bake sale

20th October 2017

Many thanks to all the parents of Foundation Learning students who very generously donated cakes and treats for the ‘Trash not Cash’ bake sale yesterday…. Read More »

Fourteen L6th students compete against 7,500 in Cambridge Chemistry Challenge!

13th October 2017

Fourteen of our Lower Sixth Chemistry students competed against approximately 7,500 students across the UK, in the Cambridge Chemistry Challenge, set by Cambridge University. The competition is… Read More »

One World Day 2017

12th October 2017

One World Day is an important annual event in the college calendar. This year’s theme is “Good neighbours – my world depends on us!” Today… Read More »

Two of our students head to Australia with Saints RLFC

9th October 2017

Lower Sixth student, Brandon Scully and Upper Sixth student, Sam Royle, are tackling more than just their studies this year! Today they are both heading out to Australia… Read More »

Women Leaders’ take centre stage at Carmel

9th October 2017

Three women leaders from the food, grocery and retail industry came into college to discuss their leadership roles to BTEC and A Level Business students…. Read More »

St Peter’s College Schools Ambassadors Project

6th October 2017

This week saw the official launch of the St Peter’s College Schools Ambassador Project, Nicola Newton, our Head of the High Achievers Programme, and Biology… Read More »

Andrew pops in to tell us all about life at Oxford Uni!

26th September 2017

It was great to see former student Andrew Dixon when he called into college this week. He’s heading back to Oxford to start the second… Read More »

We are celebrating 30 years!

25th September 2017

Carmel College opened in September 1987 on the site of Mount Carmel Girls’ School following the reorganisation of the local high schools. Back then, there… Read More »

BTEC Business student wins National Customer Service Award!

15th September 2017

Callum Johnson, one of our Dual BTEC Business students has recently received an award for outstanding customer service. Callum, alongside his college studies, also works… Read More »

Freshers Fair 2017!

8th September 2017

Our Freshers Fair has been amazing! The café and canteen was jam packed with students and the atmosphere was fantastic! Thank you to Anthony, Harry,… Read More »

Trip of a lifetime to China

6th September 2017

Over the summer, seven of Carmel’s students, and a member of staff, travelled to China for the trip of a lifetime! Twelve students and staff… Read More »