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Thursday 25th May 2017

The Academy will be open as usual on Thursday 25th May.  Free breakfast will be served from 8.00am and the GCSE Maths revision session will start at 7.45am for all our dedicated year 11 pupils.

Chameleon Dance Company!

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This morning Chameleon Dance Company into the academy working with our students ...

Fantastic "Fairtrade" Ambassadors at Co-operative AGM!

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Once again our students impressed our colleagues at the AGM for the Co-operative Group on Saturday where they shared all the work MCMA does to maintain our "Fair Achiever" Award and inspired others to follow our lead!

Our Year 7 Samuel will be Manchester United mascot next season ... thanks partly to Paul Pogba's generosity!

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At Thursday's Manchester United Player of the Year Awards Paul Pogba kindly donated a large sum of money amongst other generous contributions which enabled our Year 7 Samuel to be a Manchester United mascot next season ... "The Video of the Year Award" featuring our Year 7 football team and Samuel…

"Cooking Club" a delicious success!

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Last night our "Cooking Club" was a delicious success with our students and parents making home-made pizzas using fresh herbs from our community garden as well as tasting anchovies! Next week we will be making cupcakes ... please come along and join us! 

The Successes Keep Coming ... Now Under 14 Manchester Premier League Champions too!

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The successes just keep on coming ... it was another superb day for our Year 9 football team yesterday when they became Under 14 Manchester Premier League Champions! In the week where they were also crowned County Champions our boys have done us proud!

Creating "textures" for Art!

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Mia, in our Year 9, was creating "textures" for her Art work in the courtyard this morning!

Baking biscuits for Christian Aid Week!

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Look at our Year 7's baking biscuits and selling them to raise money for Christian Aid Week! Our students were also selling pancakes, muffins and donuts!

Our Year 10 Manchester Championship Winners!!

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Not only are our Year 9's County Champions but our Year 10's have only gone and won the Manchester Championships!! True talent we have here at MCMA!

Our very own HLTA invited to tea with the Lord Mayor!

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One of our HLTA's, Jane Loughman, was personally invited to tea with the Lord Mayor at Manchester Town Hall. This was as a result of the commendable work Jane does for "North Manchester Fitness" and "Lifeshare" the homeless charity. MCMA are proud of the work and time that Jane gives to these…

Another personal best for Laure!

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Our talented athlete Laure gained another Personal Best at the weekend when she competed in the 800m at the Greater Manchester Championships when she placed 4th with a time of 2.21 - well done Laure!

Our week off to a great start ...

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Our Year 9 student Szymon gave a superb vocal performance in assembly today ... starting our week off brilliantly!

Our Year 9's Crowned County Cup Winners!

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Our Year 9 football team shown fantastic commitment and determination today which led them to being crowned winners of the County Cup - well done boys!

Video of the Year Award Winners at the Prolific North Awards 2017

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We are absolutely thrilled to announce that the "United and Samuel" video featuring our Year 7 football team and Samuel has been officially announced as the Video of the Year at the Prolific North Awards 2017. Sam's dad attended on his behalf and both he and the Manchester Foundation spoke so…

Outstanding Harmonies In Our Assembly ...

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Beautiful harmonies were heard from one of our students singing "Lean On Me" during assembly this morning - such talent we have at MCMA!

Record breaking attendance reward!

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It might be raining, but we are celebrating outstanding record breaking attendance with an ice lolly treat!

Our GCSE learners watch "The Crucible" performance

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Our GCSE drama students were lucky enough to watch a performance of "The Crucible" at the Opera House Manchester yesterday which will help them develop character for their component two examination.

Band Practice!

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Fantastic sound from Band Practice today!

Manchester Schools Athletics Championships ...

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Our Year 8 & 9 Athletics team took part in the Manchester Schools Athletics Championships yesterday, with the boys team coming 2nd overall in the Team Competition. There were some outstanding individual performances from both the boys and girls. Special mentions should go to:~ David Okega who finished 1st in the Shot Put with a…

Our "Mile Challenge" continues ...

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Our students having an energetic start to the day by running our mile track doing "The Mile Challenge!"