Carmel College News & Events

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Black History Month competition!

14th October 2019

To celebrate Black History Month, we held a competition across the college, to allow students to get creative! The students had three different ways they… Read More »

Students raise money for CAFOD Harvest Appeal

14th October 2019

Our students opened up a ‘soup kitchen’ in our cafe to support the CAFOD Harvest Appeal. Donations towards the appeal can help struggling communities and… Read More »

Girls Rugby Team plays at Wakefield Festival

11th October 2019

This week the Carmel Girls Rugby Team travelled to Wakefield for the first Rugby League Festival of the season. Carmel joined forces with St John… Read More »

Carmel receives RLWC2021 Capital Grants Programme funding

11th October 2019

We are extremely grateful to have been the first college in the country to receive funding from the CreatedBy Rugby League World Cup 2021 Capital… Read More »

World Mental Health Day #HelloYellow

10th October 2019

As today is World Mental Health Day, we have been raising awareness around college. We wore yellow clothing to support the #HelloYellow campaign by Young… Read More »

Theatre and Audition workshop with LIPA

7th October 2019

Yesterday, our BTEC Performing Arts students were lucky enough to participate in a Theatre and Audition workshop with Edwina, from LIPA. The students gained invaluable… Read More »

Oxford Mock Interview for language student

4th October 2019

Former student, Anthony Walker, returned to Carmel today to conduct a mock Oxford Interview with current student, Charlotte Watson. Anthony is currently studying French and… Read More »

Cambridge Chemistry Challenge

4th October 2019

Our Upper Sixth students who took part in the Cambridge Chemistry Challenge received their certificates. The competition is open to students studying in the UK… Read More »

Foundation Learning and BTEC Performing Arts team up!

30th September 2019

Our Foundation Learning students are excited to start taking part in a series of workshops on ‘Personal Safety in the Community’. They will be teaming… Read More »

Carmel join in the World’s Biggest Coffee Morning for Macmillan Cancer

27th September 2019

Today our staff swapped their classroom and office equipment for mixing bowls and rolling pins as we took part in the World’s Biggest Coffee Morning!… Read More »

Councillor David Baines Visits Carmel

20th September 2019

It was great to welcome back St Helens Council leader and former student, David Baines, and Council Chief Executive, Mike Palin, who visited Carmel to… Read More »

Philosophy, Ethics & Religion Trip to Liverpool

19th September 2019

Earlier this week, our Lower Sixth Philosophy, Ethics & Religion students visited the city of Liverpool for an educational trip. The aim of the trip… Read More »

Oxford Ambassador Project 2019

17th September 2019

For the third year running, Carmel is proud to be participating in the Oxford Ambassador Project for 2019! On Friday our Head of the High… Read More »

Kasia Gierek, enjoys her Work Experience

13th September 2019

Upper Sixth student, Kasia Gierek, enjoyed a week long Work Experience placement at glass manufacturers, Pyroguard. Currently studying Chemistry, Maths and Biology, Kasia’s Work Experience… Read More »

Jacob Burke Completes Work Experience

13th September 2019

Upper Sixth student, Jacob Burke has made some fantastic progress in gaining work experience to help him pursue a future career in engineering. At Carmel… Read More »

Gold Duke of Edinburgh Expedition completed

5th September 2019

Nineteen of our Upper Sixth students braved the elements to complete their Gold Duke of Edinburgh Expedition in Keswick. Some very challenging wet and windy… Read More »

China Trip 2019

4th September 2019

This summer a group of eleven students and their tutor had a fantastic opportunity to visit China! It was a busy two weeks with plenty… Read More »

Freshers’ Fair 2019

3rd September 2019

There was a brilliant atmosphere in college this lunchtime for our Lower Sixth Freshers’ Fair. It was a great opportunity for our new students to… Read More »