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Prison? Me? No Way!

On Tuesday 27th April, Year 10 pupils welcomed the 'Prison? Me? No Way!' staff back to Castleford Academy.  It was an absolute pleasure to host external visitors in the academy once again, made even more so as both pupils and staff…

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World Book Day

This year’s World Book Day as Castleford Academy is going to be a little different.   We would like you to get creative and write something that we would love to read. Below, you will find some random story starters.  Choose one…

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Castleford Community Challenge

Look North - Castleford Community Challenge Castleford Community Challenge We have teamed up with Castleford Tigers to create a challenge for all our students, staff and the wider community. Physical activity is vital for everyone's physical and mental health. With…

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Castleford Academy teacher raffling

Castleford Academy teacher raffling customised Adidas Rob Burrow trainers for MND David Mills, Design Technology teacher at Castleford Academy, who co owns a footwear and clothing customisation business has created a unique pair of Adidas Rob Burrow trainers to raise cash for Rob…

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Core Skills Remembrance Day

Core Skills created their own artwork to commemorate Remembrance Day this year.  Pupils used a range of Remembrance Day resources to develop their ideas which were then drawn and painted on to pebbles. A Remembrance Day cross was also made and kindly donated…

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Northern Ballet Collaboration

Thank you to Northern Ballet for all the fantastic opportunities they gave to our pupils last year. Pupils were involved in after school clubs, dance workshops, set and costume design and we even went to see the ballet ‘Cinderella’ at The…

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Academy Celebrates Hard Work and Dedication of Year 11 Pupils.

Congratulations to Year 11 pupils who have received their GCSE results this week. We recognise that this has been a very challenging time for Year 11 pupils as they were not able to sit their final exams this year. The grades…

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Y13 Post 16 students make outstanding progress at Castleford Academy!

We are delighted to report that yet again Castleford Academy Y13 students 2018- 2020 achieved fantastic results this year. The record breaking results show an average result of DDD, in Sport, Public Services and Health and Social Care.  Head of Post 16 Kathy…

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Virtual Sports Day 2020

Castleford Academy Virtual Sports Day 2020 Sports Day for everyone at Castleford Academy is the highlight of the school year. Our sports day is one of the biggest and best around. It involves a form competition across a range of different…

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A message to our Year 11 pupils

Dear Y11 Pupils We hope this letter finds you and your family well.  We wanted to write to you in person to mark a very significant time in your education.  This Friday is your last official day as a Year…

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