Opportunities available with the Manufacturing Technology Centre

Following our visit from the MTC, we have been made aware of this fantastic opportunity.

The MTC are industry leading in their apprenticeships in engineering, manufacturing and technology. This would be an outstanding opportunity for any student interested in apprenticeships and careers in this trade.

Manufacturing Technology Centre


Warwickshire Police Academy

A FREE Youth Academy for 14-16 year olds who are interested in policing and the community.

Warwickshire Police are holding a FREE Youth Academy for 14-16 year olds who are interested in policing and the community.  The event is on 15-16 October (9-4:30pm) and transport is provided.  Application forms are available in school and on the following website: warkssouth.citizensacademy@Warwickshire.pnn.police.uk


Kingsbury teacher attempting to visit 20 Premier League grounds to raise money for Macmillan Cancer Support.

Drama teacher and head of Capella house, Mr Cope, is taking on a mammoth challenge to raise funds for Macmillan cancer care.

He will be attempting to visit all 20 premier league grounds in 24 hours over the half term holiday to raise much needed funds for Macmillan, in order to enable them to continue with their valuable work.  This challenge will involve travelling a total distance of over 1400 miles in less than 24 hours.

If you would like to sponsor Mr Cope you can do so online via his just giving page;


Macmillan Cancer support offers advice, support and assistance to patients with cancer and their families.  If you would like more information about the charity please visit their website;


We wish Mr Cope every success.


The Pride of Tamworth Awards 2016

The Pride of Tamworth Awards that has launched in the press this week. This is the opportunity for staff or students to be recognised for hard work.

There are various categories within the awards.  If you would like to nominate someone you feel deserves recognition for their work or achievements then please see the information below from the organisers.

Pride of Tamworth award information

Pride of Tamworth Nomination form


Celebrating our cross country success

Congratulations to the following pupils for taking part in the Warwickshire Cross Country Championships recently.

Their efforts have been rewarded by gaining a place in the County Cross Country Championships in Stratford Upon Avon on the 15th October.

James Stretton – Year 7 Boys won

Katie Stretton – Year 9 2nd place

James Oakley – Senior Boys won

Ellie Brock  – Year 7  girls 9th place

Chloe Leka – Year 7 10th place

Harry Dorkins – Year 7 9th Place

And congralulations to the following pupils that participated.

Owen Scarborough

Louisa Rose

Sophie Ford

Jade Law

Jamie Lavender

Lottie Pickering

Amy Cook

Jessica Brock

Ellie May Tonnero

Josh Hankey

Amelia Leka

Some of the pupils have never participated in Cross County before so did really well. Well done to all. PE Department