Carmel College News & Events

News & Events

What's happening at Carmel?

Behind the scenes with our amazing PATs

27th March 2018

Our dedicated team of Personal Achievement Tutors are always working hard to support our students. They provide help and advice and offer support in all… Read More »

Another triumph in the Catenians Speaking Competition!

27th March 2018

On Friday, Carmel proudly hosted the St Helens Catenians Public Speaking Competition after our student, Sophia Smith, won the title last year. Our Principal, Mike… Read More »

Students work with Manchester-based theatre company

26th March 2018

On Friday our Drama and Theatre students had the privilege of working with the Manchester-based theatre company, Box of Tricks, to develop their understanding of… Read More »

Wild Camping in Keswick with DofE

26th March 2018

Our students have had a great time on the Duke of Ed Gold Award Practice Expedition this weekend. The group arrived in Derwentwater in Keswick… Read More »

What a week for Sport Relief!

26th March 2018

What a fantastic week of fun we’ve had raising money for Sport Relief. There’s been lots going on including our student fun day, a cake… Read More »

Nurse returns to study Medicine at Carmel

20th March 2018

Current Year Zero degree student, Jade Friday, gives us an insight into what it’s like to return to education after working for eighteen months… “I… Read More »

Our most talented Physicists top the charts!

20th March 2018

Sixteen of our Physics High Achiever students took part in the British Physics Olympiad AS Challenge in conjunction with Oxford University. This is the first… Read More »

Another bloomin great workshop!

20th March 2018

Yesterday we welcomed, Anne Gunning, from the Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) in to college to deliver a workshop on growing in containers to our staff… Read More »

Former Graphics student talks business

16th March 2018

Great to hear from former BA Hons Graphic Design student, Rory Pyke, who is now working as a Business Development Executive at Eviid, a Liverpool… Read More »

Week of fun planned for Sport Relief – See timetable!

16th March 2018

Next week is Sport Relief and we will be raising awareness and money with a whole week of fun activities! To kick start the week… Read More »

Photography students get creative at the Docks

16th March 2018

Our A Level Photography students recently had the opportunity to experience the Tom Wood – Pier Head exhibition at the Open Eye Gallery in Liverpool…. Read More »

L6 Politics students take part in EYP debate

16th March 2018

This week ten Lower Sixth Politics students attended the annual European Youth Parliament debate (EYP) at Liverpool Town Hall. Topics discussed were; Brexit, Human Rights,… Read More »

Degree students put their hearts into practical lesson

12th March 2018

As part of their Biological Science module on the topic of Animal Transport, our degree students enjoyed a practical lesson dissecting porcine (pig) hearts. This… Read More »

Our brightest Mathematicians defend their winning title with another great victory!

12th March 2018

Congratulations to 16 of Carmel’s brightest mathematicians who attended the Liverpool Pop Maths Quiz this Saturday, competing against other schools and colleges from around the… Read More »

BTEC Business takes the working world by storm!

9th March 2018

This week, 54 BTEC Business Students have taken part in a one-week Work Experience Programme in an area of their choice for their Unit 27… Read More »

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 »