Year 10 Engineers Visit Construction Show

Year 10 Design and Technology students had a super time at the Construction event held at the Lincolnshire Show Ground. They learnt about the many trades associated with the construction industry. The activities were run by local companies and included architecture, surveying, straw house building and electrical wiring. Probably the most enjoyable was controlling the […]

Newton Suite Grand Opening

Today marks the official opening of The Newton Suite. This newly designed space sees an improved Library and Additional Needs base. New lighting, shelving, flooring, signage and a larger room providing greater flexibility. We’re pleased to have secured over 1 million pounds of investment in the school site this year, helping us to take bigger […]

A-Level Results 2018

Shania Wilson, 18, attended St Faith & St Martin Primary School. She gained a B in English Literature and C grades in Sociology and Creative Writing. Shania said she was surprised when she first saw her results, and intends to read Journalism at the University of Derby. Congratulations to Shania, she’ll be the first person […]

LCA Students Perform at the SlamJam Finals

What is the most agonising pain to exist? Well, according to our students it is stubbing your toe! This was the basis for Lincoln Castle Academy’s SlamJam entry; an annual performance poetry competition held by Lincoln Rotary Club. Three of our Year 8 students Amelia Chakur, Sonia Freiria and Ellie-Marie McLellan headed down to the […]

Slam Star Auditions

Ash Dickinson (a performance poet) came to Lincoln Castle Academy today to perform at and judge in the Year 7 heats of the 2018 Slam Star competition. We also welcomed Troy Andrews to both the Year 7 and Year 8 heats. He judged at both and performed after the Year 8 heats. He has performed […]

Mr Smith Rockets Along in Engineering Course

I was fortunate to attend a two day training course to qualify as a Range Safety Officer for the Bloodhound SSC educational program. This basically means that I can run rocket car races at our school and in primary schools. The actual Bloodhound SSC will hopefully travel 1000mph and will be driven by Andy Green who […]

Endeavour Assembly – February 2018

Spurred by the awards assembly before Christmas, many students from year 7 to year 11 worked exceedingly hard this spring and were rewarded once again with an assembly, certificate, and the traditional rewards breakfast. As inspiration does not always have to come from Olympic athletes, war heroes or billionaire business entrepreneurs, our own Deputy Head […]

Sixth Form Scientists Deliver Christmas Lectures

Friday 15th December saw the third annual Lincoln Castle Academy Science Lectures – an idea inspired by the Royal Society Christmas lectures which have now been running successfully for well over one hundred years. Our students prepared and presented lectures on a scientific topic of their choice and a selection of 10 were chosen to […]