Everest Base Camp Blog

Everest Base Camp Blog Cliff Medley, Leo Medley, Jim Aram and Nathan Willey. DONATE TO THE BHF DONATE TO ATAXIA UK Follow us on Twitter @LincolnCastleAc #LCA_EVERESTBASECAMP Day 1 (Sunday 15/10/17) Boarding the flight from Muscat, Oman to Kathmandu, Nepal We took off from Heathrow 9pm Friday and barely slept before arriving in Muscat 7.30am […]

LCA Staff to Trek to the Top of the World!

Three members of staff from Lincoln Castle Academy will soon be trekking across the Himalayas on a 16 day trip to Everest base camp. Site Manager Nathan Willey, IT technician Jim Aram, and Science teacher Cliff Medley will join his son Leo, a personal trainer from London, flying to Kathmandu in Nepal at the start […]


Thank you for a fantastic response to the cake sale we have raised £68.16, the students were very generous often saying “keep the change” when buying only 50/60p worth. Also a big thank you to staff who donated cakes: Ms Howlett, Mrs Dobbs, Mrs Lane, Mrs Moir, Mrs Wilson, Mrs Turner, Mrs Jones and Mrs Willey. As […]

Staff Attend Charity Fundraiser

LCA Maths and Science staff attended the fifth anniversary fundraiser dinner for the Jon Egging Trust (JET) on Friday 3rd February 2017. The patron speakers were Prof Brian Cox and Air Marshal Stuart Atha. We were invited to write questions for Prof Cox and we very impressed by his responses to questions as diverse as […]

Year 7s Skip for the BHF

Year 7 students took part in a great skipping challenge to raise funds for the British heart Foundation – as well as having a bit of fun and good exercise too! BH Skipping (1)BH Skipping (6)BH Skipping (15)BH Skipping (18)BH Skipping (28)BH Skipping (31)BH Skipping (48)BH Skipping (55)BH Skipping (56)BH Skipping (64)DSC07726DSC07741

Year 7 Charity Football Match

The year 7 Charity football match ended Saxon 2-1 Celts. A great show of teamwork by all the lads involved, and spectators donating a grand total of £16.66 for Lincolnshire Hospice. Thanks to Mr S Smith for being the referee, albeit a dubious penalty robbed Celts. Mr Whenman  

Art Students Exhibit at Hospice

Here’s an example of some artwork Year 9 and 10 art students produced for an exhibition at St Barnabas Hospice. They did an excellent job, producing the artwork with thought and making me very proud. The title of the work was ‘Winter scenes’. Lincoln Castle Academy has worked several times supporting the hospice, and it’s […]

Christmas Charity Appeals

This year we will be running two charity appeals before Christmas, each based on providing much needed supplies as presents for those less fortunate as us. For further details, ask your tutor or see Mrs Willey. Shoeboxes 1 2 3 4 5 Christmas Sacks 1 2 3 4 5