Archive for May, 2016
Posted by Anne-Mary Mackie on May 25th 2016 in Featured News
Cullompton Community College is holding several fund-raising events to raise money for Edukid. We held a cake sale on 16th May and raised £85.00. Thanks to all the students and staff who donated delicious and colorful cakes.
To kick off fundraising Miss Nevitt, Director of Additional Needs, ran the Bideford 10K on the 15th May.
Our next fundraising event will be on the 18th June 2016. We are asking students get sponsored to run five kilometers at Killerton Park.
To read more about Edukid see their website : http://www.edukid.org.uk/
Posted by Anne-Mary Mackie on May 19th 2016 in Featured News
Posted by Anne-Mary Mackie on May 18th 2016 in Featured News
Posted by Anne-Mary Mackie on May 17th 2016 in Be Inspired - News of Former Students
Many members of staff will no doubt remember Hannah Shaw and Joe Shaw. Hannah, who’s now 24, graduated from Durham with a first in Archaeology, then did a Masters and is now working in that field. Joe has just completed his degree in Environmental Science.
Posted by Anne-Mary Mackie on May 16th 2016 in Featured News
On Tuesday 10th May, 13 Gifted and Talented students spent a fascinating day at Bicton College, learning all about Horticulture.
Share their day through the G&T Photo Album and read two of our G&T students' reports below:
We received a 'thank you' note from Susan Senior of Bicton College:
"Thank you for taking the time to visit Bicton College and enjoying the wonders of Horticulture with Darren Ellis and Patrick Welch. History, Science, Technology, Maths, Business, Design and much, much more all collide in this one subject. We wish you could have stayed longer.
We loved reading your articles and I have shared them with Dr....
Posted by Anne-Mary Mackie on May 11th 2016 in Science
Don't miss the incredible Rocket Science Display in the main Reception, detailing how to sow, measure and count Rocket Seeds.
For more information see our blog posting "Rocket Science at Cullompton Community College".
Posted by Anne-Mary Mackie on May 10th 2016 in General
Congratulations to Frances Wilcox who is May's 100 Club Winner!
Posted by Anne-Mary Mackie on May 10th 2016 in Featured News
More success for Cullompton Community College this weekend as we had three teams complete the Ten Tors challenge at the 35 mile distance. The 18 students, all in year 10, showed their grit in walking, navigating, and camping and did themselves, their parents and the school very proud. The first team in was Cullompton Community College A who crossed the finish line at 11.30 led by team leader, Will Young. Cullompton Community College B and Mid Devon Youth finished only 9 minutes apart led by Helen Ballantyne and Luke Butler respectively. CCC B gave a stirring rendition of ‘God Save...
Posted by Anne-Mary Mackie on May 9th 2016 in General, Year 7, Year 8, Year 9
click here to see the Conference photo album
Melissa Jarrett, 7AJC wrote the following report:
"When going to the student conference we went to 4 sessions (as described above). We all had a great time learning about diversity, and trying different foods and clothes from a different religion/country. This visit reminded us that we are so lucky to be a part of a co-operative school, and we took back ideas and information to help students who might be leading their own projects in their own school."