JCB Apprenticeships Insight Session

Year 11 learners at The JCB Academy today are having a valuable insight into JCB apprenticeship opportunities. A number of JCB apprentices, who are on different schemes, explain their pathway into their apprenticeship and talk about their day to day duties, giving the learners an excellent overview of the different apprenticeship opportunities available at JCB.

Short Story or Book Review

Over half term, we are challenging our learners to either write a short story or write a review of book or magazine they have recently read.   All learners who enter will receive rewards, with all entries going on display in the Academy to show off learners’ creativity, and to also encourage others to read for pleasure.   All entries …

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Science Teacher – Vacancy

Applications from Early Career Teachers welcomed £28,826 – £43,067 per annum Do you love teaching science and like to collaborate with passionate colleagues in a team committed to being at the forefront of pedagogical practice? If so, The JCB Academy has an exciting opportunity for you to join our warm and welcoming community. We are seeking to appoint a committed …

PHSE at The JCB Academy

As part of our ongoing commitment to keep our learners safe, we deliver a full programme of Personal, Social, Health and Economic (PSHE) education.   On Tuesday this week, Re-Solv came into the academy to work with our learners in Years 9, 10 & 11.   Re-Solv deliver an education programme that helps young people to understand the risks involved …

Year 10 Induction

Our new Year 10 intake have had their second day at Alton Castle today.

GCSE Results – 2021

Pathway to Award-Winning Sixth Form Learners at The JCB Academy celebrate today after receiving their GCSE results. It’s been a morning of happy and relieved faces as students at The JCB Academy received excellent and well-deserved GCSE results through some challenging times. The JCB Academy specialises in business and engineering with a fantastic reputation for student progress and its students’ …

A-level Results Day – 2021

The JCB Academy Sixth Form has once again enabled students to go on and pursue a wide range of fantastic careers options through university and degree apprenticeship placements and, thanks to its specialism in STEM related A-levels which now include Biology, their first student to go on to study Medicine. Mrs McGuirk, Principal of The JCB Academy, said: “I’d like …

New Parent Governors Elected

Following a recent vote by parents we have now elected our two new parent governors. We would like to welcome Liam Cairns and Hannah Solomon to our school governors.