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There were celebrations at Saint Benedict Catholic Voluntary Academy today after every student who applied to university gained a place. Students achieved excellent results with the vast majority being awarded the same final result as their Centre Assessed Grade. Plans were in place to support the small proportion of students who had their grades adjusted. […]

A Year 7 student has contributed to a worldwide global effort to raise funds for the World Health Organisation’s response to Coronavirus. Romanii Elliott and mum Kheira Bamford joined thousands of singers from across the globe – both professional and amateur – to contribute to Judy Collins’ Global Virtual Choir. Singers were asked to record […]

Fond memories have been shared of an ex-teacher who worked at Saint Benedict Catholic Voluntary Academy for more than 20 years. Peter Statham, who was Head of Biology between 1970 and 1993, recently passed away aged 83. His career started at Picardy Boys School in Kent before he relocated to Derby in 1965, teaching at […]