News: The Skills Academy

Walking for autism

Walking for autism

Foundation Skills students put their best foot forward to help play their part in Word Autism Awareness Week. The students walked a massive 7k to…

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Skills students deliver a spot of pampering

Skills students deliver a spot of pampering

There is nothing like a spot of pampering to brighten up your day. That is exactly what residents at Hadrian Park Care Home got when…

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A sponsored walk is the MAIN event for Achieve students

A sponsored walk is the MAIN event for Achieve students

Students got a valuable lesson in teamwork this summer as the group did their bit to raise money for a worthy cause. The youngsters from…

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Meet your Student Association President candidates

Meet your Student Association President candidates

This week students across the College are invited to vote for the next Student Association President. And with six candidates in the running, this is…

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10 reasons to study at The Skills Academy

10 reasons to study at The Skills Academy

The Skills Academy is a small and friendly local college. The Skills Academy is a Billingham based college where classes are small to help focus…

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More silver to add to Andrew’s collection

More silver to add to Andrew’s collection

Table tennis star, Andrew, has done it again after bringing home another silver medal to add to his collection. After winning two silver medals at…

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IT students step up for Scope

IT students step up for Scope

Generous students have been doing their bit for a good cause over at The Skills Academy. The Level 1 IT students organised a charity raffle…

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A Day in the Life of a Skills Academy student

A Day in the Life of a Skills Academy student

Ever wondered what a typical day at The Skills Academy is like? We went to speak to our students to find out. The college, based…

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Silver success for Andrew

Silver success for Andrew

Well done to table tennis enthusiast Andrew, who is celebrating bringing home a double silver medal haul. The 18-year-old competed at a national level at…

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Ofsted success is another great result for Stockton Riverside College

Ofsted success is another great result for Stockton Riverside College

Stockton Riverside College is celebrating success after being given the Ofsted seal of approval. The college which incorporates SRC Bede Sixth Form, NETA Training and…

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Christmas comes early to The Skills Academy

Christmas comes early to The Skills Academy

This week The Skills Academy hosted their annual Christmas Fair and this year was even bigger and better. Students have been hard at work over…

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Young volunteers help create a brighter future

Young volunteers help create a brighter future

A group of young people proved that they are good citizens as they stepped up to lend a hand at a college in Billingham. The…

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