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Students take the catwalk by storm at charity fashion event

    • Runway 2017
I was very pleased and excited for our academy to be chosen again this year to take part in Runway on the Runway – a charity fashion show which takes place under the wings of the Concorde plane. It is a real honour to take part in an event that not…

Safe drive, stay alive

    • GOOD Sixth form provision
By Lauren, Sixth Form student We went to the Middleton Arena and attended an event known as ‘Safe drive. Stay alive’. Whilst we were there, we listened to a number of professionals discuss their job role with us and go into detail about an incident that they have been called to…

Generous students donate to shoebox appeal

    • Shoebox appeal 2016
By Aysha, Sixth Form student. We proudly announce that we collected 101 shoe boxes for the shoebox appeal this year, meaning we broke the academy’s past records! I am Aysha (Sixth Former) I lead this project and managed every job from promoting to organising the shoe boxes throughout. Further to this,…

Launching the academy's charity of the year

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On 31 March 2017, our students will once again be gracing the catwalk at Runway on the Runway - a prestigious fashion extravaganza held at Manchester Airport's Concorde Conference Centre. CAM is one of only ten Manchester schools that has been invited by the organisers to take part in the event,…

Post 16 students 'on course' for success

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Here are some great photos of our Post 16 students on their National Navigation Award Scheme assessment in Castleton.

Sixth Formers lead our Christmas shoebox appeal

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Students in the Sixth Form co-ordinated a shoebox appeal to put a smile on the face of children who might not get any gifts for Christmas. The Sixth Form promoted the appeal to all students, urging them to bring in shoeboxes, wrapping paper, and small gifts to be sent all over…

World Peace Day

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World Peace Day is a day dedicated to world peace and involves a global ceasefire to help those in war-torn areas. To help promote this in the academy, The Sixth Form decided to make windmills in support of the day. Many paper cuts and splinters later, the windmills were planted outside…

Runway on the Runway - charity fashion show

    • Runway on the Runway 2015
On Friday 27 March, students from Year 11 and our Sixth Form took part in the Runway on the Runway fashion show. The show takes place under the wings of the Concorde airplane at Manchester Airport, and is in aid of the Teenage Cancer Trust. So far our ‘Runway team’ have…

End of term letter from the Principal

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Academy Principal Mr Brice has written and end of term letter to parents and carers, and this is available below.

Flexible Learning Morning round-up

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In the last week of each half term, we take a break from our normal schedule for a ‘Flexible Learning Morning’. These mornings give our students opportunities to look at topics related to Citizenship and Personal, Social & Health Education which might not fit into their usual subjects. These topics also…

CAM Sixth Former achieves his university study dream

    • Vaidotas collects his results
CAM Sixth Former Vaidotas Petraitis is the first ever student to go directly from the academy to university, having met the conditions of his offer from Manchester Metropolitan University. Vaidotas today found out that he has successfully gained his qualifications to study Finance and Accounting. Arriving in Year 10, Vaidotas has…