Inspirational Ally official Newcastle ‘Local Hero’Ally Ali, Together We Are Stronger' Local Hero

Friday, March 16th, 2018.

Ally Ali, one of Newcastle’s official ‘Local Heroes’ Excelsior College student Ally Ali is one of the faces of a new national campaign promoting the diversity that makes Newcastle the great city it is. His life story of triumph overcoming adversity features alongside eight other ‘Local Heroes’ in Newcastle’s ‘Together We Are Stronger’ campaign. The... Read more »

Curriculum Support Worker – Science Technician

Tuesday, March 13th, 2018.

Curriculum Support Worker – Science Technician 1 x Full time (Permanent, Term Time Only) Salary £19,144 FTE (actual salary for TTO £16,787)   Excelsior Academy is an innovative academy in its tenth year. It works on a ‘schools within a school’ model. Excelsior is part of the Laidlaw Schools Trust, created to give children from... Read more »

Excelsior visits Nashville teaching bestNashville delegates visit Newcastle

Wednesday, March 7th, 2018.

Excelsior Academy’s Deon Krishnan and North East LEP officials play host to a Nashville teaching delegation who visited the region last year A second North East delegation is visiting schools in Nashville, Tennessee, this week to further learn how a pioneering approach to education in the US is transforming student attainment through industry links. The... Read more »

National Careers Week launches at ExcelsiorFammi Khanom with Andrea Naylor at Excelsior Academy

Monday, March 5th, 2018.

A packed programme of events heralds National Careers Week at Excelsior Academy opening up a world of job opportunities to students. Excelsior is supporting #NCW2018 running from March 5th to March 10th which aims to promote the importance of good careers education in schools. Careers experts will tell Excelsior College students of the support available... Read more »

Excelsior Academy to remain closed on Friday 2nd March 2018

Thursday, March 1st, 2018.

Dear parents and carers Due to the forecast warnings and remaining threat and unpredictability of the weather, we have decided to keep the Academy closed tomorrow on Friday 2nd March 2018. We are expected to be open back to normal on Monday 5th March 2018 at 8.30am. Please keep an eye on the Academy Website... Read more »



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    23rd July 2018
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    16th August 2018
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