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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 »

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 »