Excelsior sports leaders put youngsters through Olympic paces

Friday, April 15th, 2016.

Sports leaders from Excelsior Academy headed Olympic-themed athletics sessions with local primary school pupils to encourage them to keep fit and teach them the importance of exercise. The Excelsior pupils selected for their leadership qualities and sporting excellence worked with dozens of children at ten Newcastle primary schools which feed into Excelsior over a three-week... Read more »

Excelsior Year 10s crowned City Cup champions

Thursday, March 24th, 2016.

A stunning five goal haul from Excelsior Academy’s Year 10 boys football team saw them lift the prestigious City Cup. The team banished all thoughts of a 6-3 defeat at the hands of local rivals Walker in the league earlier this season – the only blemish on Excelsior’s league record this year – to run... Read more »

A world of opportunities opened up for Excelsior students

Thursday, March 17th, 2016.

  Excelsior College students soaked up a wealth of information about the career opportunities that await them at an event tailor-made to their needs. The National Apprenticeship Week event staged by Excelsior’s CEIAG team in the Common Room brought together 24 different employers and training providers to give impartial advice to all Year 12 and... Read more »

A night under the stars to support those without a roof over their heads

Wednesday, March 16th, 2016.

  Excelsior Academy’s College students will spend a night out in the open to gain a snapshot of life for hundreds of young people without a home to call their own. The 17 teenagers sleeping rough in a North Shields church car park will raise money to bolster the superb work of YMCA North Tyneside... Read more »

Top sports award for inspirational Stacey

Tuesday, March 15th, 2016.

Former Excelsior Academy pupil Stacey Gardner has landed a top award for her inspirational work to encourage girls into sport and raise their self confidence. She was officially recognised as the ‘This Girl Can’ Young Volunteer Ambassador for the North East at a glittering ceremony in the Newcastle Crowne Plaza hotel. ‘This Girl Can’ is... Read more »

Life through a lens for Andrew

Friday, March 11th, 2016.

A talent for photography and art is helping Excelsior pupil Andrew Moorhead pursue A Level success – while setting him out on the path to a dream career. Andrew, 17, has already won his first photographic commission after a trendy fitness clothing company spotted his stunning portfolio of work on his Instagram account. His work... Read more »



  • EA Annual Show (TBC)
    28th March 2018
  • Easter Holidays
    2nd April 2018
  • GCSE and A-Level Art Exams
    23rd April 2018
  • Inspiration Day
    27th April 2018
  • Family Fun Day (Theme TBC)
    12th May 2018
  • Year 8 Parent's Evening
    17th May 2018