Les Misérables: a stunning spectacle of the stage

Les Misérables: a stunning spectacle of the stage

Les Misérables earned a standing ovation every night it was performed – and quite rightly so!  Our much anticipated annual production was a sell-out of the standard you would expect in the West End. Cameron Mackintosh’s celebrated musical tells the epic journey of...
Double win for invincible Year 7 Rugby team

Double win for invincible Year 7 Rugby team

The unbeatable Year 7 Rugby team have completed the double by winning the Gateshead Schools League as well as the Durham County Championships, having gone 23 games unbeaten.Having qualified for the county finals earlier in the season, the boys secured their gold...
A day in the life of an MEP

A day in the life of an MEP

On 6 February, five language students from Year 12 visited Strasbourg to experience a day in the life of an MEP in the European Parliament.  The students won a place on the prestigious trip after making an informative multi-lingual rap to the tune of ‘In My...
Robots rule at STEM contests

Robots rule at STEM contests

The Nissan plant in Sunderland recently played host to two exciting STEM competitions in which our students proved their mettle in advanced robotics.Team Galactic Values represented Emmanuel College at Nissan’s First Lego League regional finals at the end of January. ...
F1 in Schools: National Final, here we come!

F1 in Schools: National Final, here we come!

We took two teams to compete at the F1 in Schools Regional Final, held at Sunderland’s Nissan plant on 5 February.  Following on from our World Final success last season, we were keen to do well with our brand new teams.  Both teams performed extremely well and...