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Year 7 Football Update

Posted on: 02 February 2018

Year 7 Football Update

Since the season begun Our year 7 football team have been really impressive and they have continued their excellent form.


Year 9 Football Update

Posted on: 01 February 2018

Year 9 Football Update

The Year 9 Football team have had a successful week this week, recording victories with two excellent team performances in the league vs. Monkwearmouth and against Hetton in the Cup.



Breakfast With

Posted on: 31 January 2018

Breakfast With

Breakfast With Guest Speaker Programme is an opportunity for representatives from businesses to come in and meet with a group of students to talk about their career / job role. CVEA Student Council requested a speaker who could talk about animal / pet care.


Craft Club

Posted on: 31 January 2018

Craft Club

Our ever so clever craft club received a commission from Mrs Steel to make bunting for her grand children’s bedroom.


Girls Handball Competition

Posted on: 24 January 2018

Girls Handball Competition

A mixture of Year 7 and 8 girls attended their first ever handball competition at Farringdon school and played against another 5 teams.



Hylton Castle Project

Posted on: 12 January 2018

Hylton Castle Project

CVEA Students Lewis F, Kieran G, Chloe H, Meg M, Bethany R, Kian S, Sam S and Paige T took part in the celebration event scheduled to exchange the time capsule and inform on the current progress of the restoration.


Christmas Jumper Day 2017

Posted on: 08 January 2018

Christmas Jumper Day 2017

On the last day of term students and staff got into the festive spirit and supported Save The Children by wearing a Christmas Jumper. Donations and raffle prizes raised a total of £353.01


Year 7 - Bookbuzz

Posted on: 21 December 2017

Year 7 - Bookbuzz

Bookbuzz is a reading programme from the BookTrust, which supports schools to encourage reading for pleasure, independent choice and develop a whole school reading culture.



A Morning with Charlie Machell

Posted on: 13 December 2017

A Morning with Charlie Machell

FC Thisted’s, of the Danish First division, Charlie Machell, took time out of his busy schedule on Tuesday 6th December to come in to the Academy to give a talk about what he did to achieve his dream in becoming a professional footballer.


Indoor Athletics Competition

Posted on: 11 December 2017

Indoor Athletics Competition

Year 9 and 10 girls and boys took part in the Sunderland indoor athletics competition held at Houghton Kepier School against all other schools in Sunderland.


Dance City Workshop

Posted on: 08 December 2017

Dance City Workshop

Geoff Hopson who is a professional dancer / choreographer visited the Academy today.


Community Christmas Lunch 2017

Posted on: 07 December 2017

Community Christmas Lunch 2017

On Tuesday 5 December Let’s Get Cooking Club with Mrs Payne and Mrs Robson commenced the annual Community Christmas Lunch preparations by making Christmas Puddings while Mr Reed & Mrs Gill prepared Fudge Treats.


X-Country

Posted on: 06 December 2017

X-Country

Our Year 7-10 X-Country team competed in the Sunderland Schools' Finals today.