LCA Celebrates STEM

Staff and students have been celebrating STEM – Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths with trips, enjoyable classes and even through play at home! In a trip to the Lincolnshire Showground, 25 Year 8 Design Technology students had a fun day out learning about the varied trades associated with the construction industry. They had a go […]

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 […]

LCAMAC Conquers Snowdon

Nine adventurous students from LCAMAC (the Mountaineering Club) and three staff visited the Snowdonia National Park on Friday, camping two nights and on Saturday, successfully climbed the highest peak in Wales, Mount Snowdon. The terrain was considered hard enough that it was used for training by Sir Edmund Hillary and his expedition team when training […]

Lincolnshire Show

On Thursday 22nd June the “whole school” (with Year 10 on Work Experience and 11 and 13 on exam duty, it was Years 7, 8 and 9, at least!) visited the Lincolnshire Show – one of the business, social and cultural highlights of the County’s annual calendar. After a short bus ride (lots of buses […]

LCA Choristers’ Dutch Tour

On Thursday 20th April, members of the Lincoln Cathedral choir went on a tour of Holland to promote the choir and to perform in some beautiful European cathedrals. When we arrived, we took a three to four hour long bus journey to our hotel to drop off our bags. We then visited our first cathedral […]

RS Innovation Heat Winners!

Six Year 9 students (Ethan Thiele, Megan Baxter, Megan Benson, Liam Parks, Jack Barnfield and Abby Annis) participated in the RP Innovation Challenge organised by Young Enterprise at the Showroom in Lincoln last Friday, 28 April, 2017. The Challenge involved a tour of the inspiring RS Components Innovation Truck in the morning and the afternoon […]

Paris Trip 2017

After an early start, the bus was laden with cases, drinks and 75 people; we said our goodbyes and set off for the sunnier side of the Channel. After lovely weather the whole journey down, the famous white cliffs of Dover were hidden by fog! France, on the other hand, greeted us with sunshine as […]

LCA Singers Victorious

On Thursday 16th March, LCA Singers travelled down to the Lincoln Methodist Church to compete in the Lincoln Music & Drama Festival. Having performed as part of Young Voices in Sheffield in January, the choir (which features students from year 8 up to year 12) did not have as long as usual to prepare their […]