Category Archives: LRC Events

Carnegie Medal celebrations!

The 2017 Carnegie Medal was announced on Monday and we were delighted to welcome the reading group from Backwell School for our annual joint celebration! We started the day with a creative writing activity with students having to write a … Continue reading

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World Book Day Quiz

Thursday 2 march was World Book Day as we had a Big Book Quiz in the LRC to celebrate! Congratulations to our winning team ‘Not a Social Area’. They win a £6 voucher each to spend at the book fair! … Continue reading

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Non Pratt visit

On Tuesday 28th February we were delighted to welcome bestselling YA author Non Pratt to the LRC where she spent the day helping students with their creative writing and more specifically characterisation. Students attending the sessions included year 9 and 10 students as … Continue reading

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Book fair!

Our annual Scholastic Book Fair will be taking place next week in the reading room and will be open to all students at lunchtime. Additionally year 7 and 8 classes will visit the book fair during one of their English … Continue reading

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Forthcoming Author visit: Non Pratt

We are delighted that teen author Non Pratt will be visiting Churchill Academy on Tuesday 28th February. As well as leading creating writing workshops with some year 7, 9 and 10 students, she will be talking to A-level students about … Continue reading

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Roald Dahl Quiz

Our annual year 7 Roald Dahl Quiz took place on Monday 10th October. 32 human beans competed in house teams to find out which house is the most Dahl-knowledgeable! Pupils enjoyed everlasting gobstoppers, wondrous jellies, frobscottle and 7 jumbly quiz rounds testing … Continue reading

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World Book Day Potato Parade

We had a fabulous World Book Day thanks to our amazing Potato-dressed-as-book-character parade. Conrgatulations to Tudor for being overall winner! Have a look at all our fantastic entries:  

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