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Careers & IAG

This section of our website contains information for students and parents about pathways beyond Castle Manor Academy. Our Careers section will help you to consider key skills for developing a successful career, including CV writing, application writing, interview techniques and useful contacts. Our Information, Advice and Guidance (IAG) section provides details of next steps at each stage of […]

BTEC Animal Care

Subject Overview Pearsons BTEC Animal Care level 1 and 2 has been designed to be taken as part of a broad curriculum. The course includes use of literacy and numeracy skills within a work based environment. Students applying for the course need to have an interest in animals and have a caring, calm nature. Students […]

John Muir Award

Students who study horticulture and animal care in year 7 can progress onto the John Muir Award in years 8 and 9. The course requires students to work together to discover, explore, develop and share a natural place. This year, students are developing a bushcraft area and have purchased equipment for Partnership use. Fourteen students […]

New Curriculum

Year 7 This is our first year group to fully experience our PROUD curriculum. In addition to the Ebacc curriculum explained above, we have a specially designed performance class where, across the year, all children will learn: textiles, drama, music, art, catering and design technology. The way in which these subjects are taught is based […]

Combined Cadet Force

Castle Manor Academy is working together with Culford School to offer a Combined Cadets Force for year 9 students as an enrichment activity. This term the CCF detachment has been parading at Culford School on Tuesday evenings and they recently completed a recruit weekend at RAF Barnham in Suffolk. The group have been learning to […]