FAMOUS

The Science Department is proud to present Fallibroome’s Science magazine: FAMOUS (Fallibroome Academy Magazine Of Unbelievable Science). The magazine combines mesmerising articles, quizzes, interesting facts and prizes for the Science Pupil of the Month from each year. The magazine is … Continued

Sister Act Auditions

The auditions for the next Fallibroome Academy Perfoming Arts production, Sister Act, will take place in September. Please take note of the dates if you wish to take part in the auditions for the show. All the files and information … Continued

Fallibroome Academy Annual Review

Annual Review 2017 Newsletter Back Issues Fallibroome Academy Annual Review 2017 The Fallibroome Annual Review highlights events and achievements from the school from across the last school year. We hope that this publication gives you a flavour of some of … Continued

Year 10 Survey

To access the survey, please ensure that you are logged into your school Email account and click on the links.  If you encounter an error that asks you to request permission to access the forms, please open an “Incognito Window”, … Continued

Year 7 Recognition Survey

To access the survey, please ensure that you are logged into your school Email account and click on the links.  If you encounter an error that asks you to request permission to access the forms, please open an “Incognito Window”, … Continued

Hampers of Hope 2017

Fallibroome Academy will be collecting food donations for Hampers of Hope during the week commencing Monday 3rd July. Hampers of Hope is a local charity that provides emergency provisions for families and individuals in crisis. Particularly needed are tins of meat, … Continued

Gardening tools needed

We are starting an exciting new course in September and we urgently need gardening tools such as spades, forks, trowels etc. If you have any old garden tools, in good working order and you would be happy to donate them … Continued

Student’s Mobile Phones

Please read the letter (which was sent home with students on Thursday 15th June) regarding the use of mobile and smart phones at school and the new rules that are in place starting Monday 19th June. Letter from Mr Power

Summer Schools 2017

The booking form is now live to secure places on the Summer School sessions. Follow the link on this page to view the information and book places. Summer School Booking

Guitar Sessions 2017 Photos

View photos from our Guitar Sessions concert, held last night, which featured excellent performances by solo artists and bands from Fallibroome Academy.   View photos

Letter from Mr Power

Dear Parent/Guardian I just wanted to write to thank those of you who have sent messages of support into school following this week’s tragic events in Manchester. One of our parents has forwarded this link to us, which we think … Continued

Letter from Mr Power

Dear Parent/Guardian Following the dreadful events last night, Fallibroome has been quiet and subdued today. Thankfully, we don’t believe that there have been any fatalities in our community. We have asked our students to go through the school day as … Continued

Summer School Information

Please visit the following page for information about the forthcoming Summer Schools at Fallibroome. Bookings open 5th June. Summer School Information

Macclesfield Garden Festival

The pupils at The Fallibroome Academy have observed foliage and created stencils from recycled materials. These have been combined with handcrafted tiles that are embossed with plant materials gathered from the local environment and incorporated into a beautiful banner. The … Continued

Nathan Herbert – Ian Porteous Award Winner

Fallibroome Academy Year 7 Maths student Nathan Herbert receives The Ian Porteous Award by winning First Prize in the MEM Open Challenge 2017. MEM (Mathematical Education in Merseyside) has been running Challenge competitions in February half term since the late … Continued

FAMOUS – Issue Three

Download and read the latest issue of FAMOUS (Fallibroome Academy Magazine Of Unbelievable Science) now. Click the button below to open the magazine. You can read the magazine on screen or download the issue to read it later. You can find the … Continued

Fallibroome Wins Cultural Education Award

Fallibroome Academy has been announced as the winner of The Arts Council England Award for Innovation & Leadership in Cultural Education. The award highlights Fallibroome’s work as the best amongst the rich cultural education landscape in the North West. Read … Continued

Junior Futurechef 2017

Talented young chefs at Fallibroome compete in Junior Futurechef, regional heats Leyla Harputlu and Grace Jones, Year 10 Food and Nutrition students, having won the school heats last term went onto the regional finals at Trafford College, Altrincham. Working to … Continued

Year 9 Trip to Paris

Des souvenirs fantastiques pour nos étudiants de quatrième, de notre voyage étonnant à Paris. Over 70 staff and students in year 9 visited Paris for 4 days over Easter. On our first day we visited a local market and completed … Continued

TED Cinema Experience

TEDxYouth@Manchester is hosting a special cinema livestream of TED2017 at Cineworld Didsbury on Tuesday 25th April at 6.30pm! Join us as we experience the TED conference together on the silver screen.  You can find details of the screening at Cineworld … Continued

Runway on the Runway 2017

Check out the photos from our catwalk at Runway on the Runway! Fallibroome are proud of the team who totally deserved to take away the Stephen Sutton Award for their amazing fundraising efforts. A huge congratulations to all the students … Continued

dot-art School Cheshire

Three works of art by Fallibroome year 9 students have been short-listed for the dot-art Schools Cheshire competition. Pointillism by Marina Fonseca Salva (21 x 29cm, Coloured pen) Giacometti 1 by Clara Harley (21 x 29cm, Pen and inkwash) Sky by Thea … Continued

More Orienteering Success!

Fallibroome are once again Cheshire and Merseyside Orienteering League Champions, winning the league for the eighth consecutive year. The award ceremony took place at the end of season relay event at Arrowe Park, Merseyside. In the league this year the Fallibroome … Continued

Non-Uniform Day on Thursday!

To celebrate Comic Relief Day, on Thursday 23rd March, there will be a non-uniform day. Students must make a £1 donation to help raise funds for the great charity.

Cross Country Success!

Four Fallibroome students took part in the English Schools Cross Country national championships which were held in Norwich on Saturday 18th March. The runners represented Cheshire at this fixture which was the national finals after competeing in heats at which … Continued

Vex IQ National Finals

A lot has happened since winning the Regional Finals in February. The teams spent hours redeveloping the robot and were offered another place in the finals due to another team dropping out. We had two robots that could compete, one that we had spent … Continued

Sixth Form News

We are delighted that several of our Year 12 students have succeeded in getting onto some fantastic summer school/university preparation courses against some very tough competition.  These are fantastic experiences providing an insight into higher level specialist study and university … Continued

Spellzone

The school has recently purchased a computer programme called SpellZone which is accessible from home. All Year Seven students have now got a log in and have completed a placement test. This will mean students will be able to log … Continued

Sixth Form Visit Jaguar Landrover

February saw Product Design and Business Studies A’level students get a lesson in car manufacture. Students were treated to a tour of the Landrover production line at Halewood near Liverpool. During the day students got to see business ideas and production … Continued

Siemens Rollercoaster Challenge 2017

Fallibroome entered the Siemens Rollercoaster Challenge again this year. Two teams from Year 7 and Year 8 secured places in the final. The Year 7 team got a special mention from the judges for their fantastic marketing with a Mexican … Continued

Queen of Hearts Show Photos

A selection of photos taken by Allan Jordan at last night’s Queen of Hearts concert can be found on the event page. The concert was organised by Arts Award Students Charlie Jordan and Anna Wolski during Creativity Week and was … Continued

Apprenticeship in Warehousing

Intermediate Level Apprenticeship with Up Global Sourcing Usa Ltd in Oldham. Warehousing and Storage (Skills for Logistics). Key Areas of Responsibility: Carry out safe loading and unloading of trucks,Order picking within set timescales, Labelling ,Work towards operating forklift trucks ,Ensuring … Continued

Bar and Waiting Apprentice

Intermediate Level Apprenticeship with Ash Tree Farm in Ashton-under-Lyne. Hospitality. Farmhouse Inns have some of the most welcoming, fun-filled, family friendly pubs in the country. We’re looking for a Bar and Waiting Apprentice at the Ash Tree Farm – Ashton … Continued

Warehouse & Stores Apprentice

Intermediate Level Apprenticeship with Total Comms (UK) Ltd in Warrington. Warehousing and Storage (Skills for Logistics). A superb opportunity for a keen apprentice to join this well-established market leader of online power tools and business 2 business telecoms. We are … Continued

Apprentice Motor Mechanic

Intermediate Level Apprenticeship with Riverbank Garage in Bolton. Vehicle Maintenance and Repair . A motor vehicle technician is a highly skilled Engineer. During your apprenticeship you will be taught about all areas of vehicle service, repair and maintenance. Weekly Wage: … Continued

Customer Service Advisor Apprentice

Intermediate Level Apprenticeship with Granby Marketing Services in Blackburn. Customer Service (CFA). As a Customer Service Advisor your main priority will be looking after our client’s customers over the telephone and via email communications in our brand-new multi-channel contact centre. … Continued

Numeracy Week

Last week saw the introduction of Fallibroome’s first numeracy week. In an attempt to increase the profile of numeracy around the school all staff and pupils were involved in the project. Each morning everyone in school answered the register in … Continued

Netball Champions

The U19 netball team, consisting of Charlotte Nelson, Jasmine Langley, Ellie Kirk, Erica Jones, Taylor Turner, Mary Nelson, Josie Heron and Niamh Lewis managed to retain their title of Cheshire netball champions this Wednesday. They came up against some tough … Continued

Where can biology take you?

Biology is one of the most dynamic fields of study and is highly relevant to everyday life. Biology opens doors to a wide variety of careers and is a subject held in high regard by the leading universities. Take a … Continued

Choosing a Biology-based Degree Course

There are many biological based degrees, including Biochemistry, Microbiology, Molecular Biology, Physiology, Marine Biology, Forensic Biology and more. The “best” universities for studying Biology are as follows, grouped a little by geography, but in no particular order otherwise. England The … Continued

Year 12 Geography Field Trip

On Tuesday 24th January, 25 Year 12 Geography students went up to the chilly but nevertheless stunning setting of Stanage Edge in the Peak District to conduct fieldwork. The aim was to investigate the significance of the peat bogs there … Continued

French Students Come to Fallibroome

Fallibroome had a visit from thirty students from L’Académie de Nantes, France on the 24th January, as part of their tour of the northwest. The students were ‘buddied up’ with thirty of our Fallibroome students in year 9 and 10, … Continued

Year 12 Ethics Conference

The annual Ethics Conference for Year 12 students was led by Dr Greg Barker. This year’s theme was ‘Why can’t Muslims, Jews and Christians all get along?’ Students looked at the dimensions of religion and the causes of conflict. We … Continued

Holocaust Remembrance Day

On January 25th, Year 9 were involved in the annual Holocaust Remembrance Day organised by the History and Respect departments.  We were again privileged to be able to welcome Joanna Millan to talk to the year group about her personal … Continued

Trip to Auschwitz: Sixth Form Report

Read the trip report written by Sixth Form students Chloe Hewitt and Taylor Turner about their trip to Auschwitz in November of last year. One of the most striking things I found whilst visiting Auschwitz was the way in which the … Continued

Independent Technical Work

Level 1 Technical Worksheets Grammar Punctuation Level 2 Technical Worksheets Grammar Punctuation Technical Box Answers Grammar Answers Punctuation Answers

Trip to Russia: Sixth Form Report

Read the trip report written by Sixth Form student Fran Sisson about her fantastic trip to Russia in October of last year. Russia, October 2016 Day 1 We arrived in Moscow, the capital city of Russia at around 5pm and … Continued

Bag2school Collection The Week

The PE department are this week working alongside bag2school.com to collect any old and unwanted clothing in support of our netball tour to South Africa in February. Please check the website for details. Our delivery will be on Monday 23rd January … Continued

Multi-Academy Trust News

In addition to the remarkable term of success we have enjoyed at Fallibroome (see the stunning review and art gallery videos – links below) the Multi-Academy Trust has grown to six schools and we have enjoyed a productive term of collaboration. … Continued

Fallibroome Video Reviews

Get a flavour of life and work at Fallibroome over the last term from the review films that we have put together to showcase events from September to Christmas.   Fallibroome Academy Christmas 2016 Review Fallibroome Academy Christmas 2016 Review from … Continued

Fallibroome Sports Newsletter Issue Two

The new edition of the Fallibroome Sports Newletter is now available to download. The second edition covers events from October to December and has been put together and written by the students themselves. This issue reflects another busy half term for … Continued

Sixth Formers Fundraising Success

Fallibroome Sixth Form students Ellie Banks, Ciara Montgomery and Sarah Hilton-Watts have raised over £3000 for Papyrus, the National Charity for Prevention of Young Suicide, as well as donating 41 inches of hair to The Little Princess Trust to make … Continued

Closing for Christmas

Please remember: School closes for the Christmas holidays at 12:30 pm on Thursday 22 December. Buses have been amended for this early departure.

Fallibroome Supports Children in Need

On 18th November, Fallibroome Academy continued its long standing tradition of supporting Children in Need. Students and staff alike took part in a non-uniform day and raised over £1300 for this fantastic cause. Mr Crusham has now challenged everyone at … Continued

Footloose Brings Down The House!

The Fallibroome Performing Arts Department was delighted to have the opportunity to stage a production of ‘Footloose’, a musical based on the 80’s classic movie, for this year’s whole school production. With a crew and cast of almost 240 people, … Continued

Bronze Bonanza at British Schools Orienteering

Fallibroome’s orienteers are once again celebrating national success at the British Schools’ Orienteering Championships. This year’s event took place in the heavily-wooded Sutton Park on the edge of Sutton Coldfield on Sunday 20th November. A team of over thirty athletes … Continued

Sixth Form Students Visit LIPA

Year 12 and 13 Music Technology students were recently fortunate enough to spend a day at the Liverpool Institute of Performing Arts. They were given a personalised tour of the facilities and in depth information about the courses on offer. … Continued

Year 13 ‘Into Film’

Year 13 Media Studies students attended a free screening of the thought-provoking documentary ‘The Hard Stop’ as part of this year’s BFI ‘Into Film’ festival. The award-winning film explores the fatal police shooting of Mark Duggan in 2011 and its … Continued

Senior Maths Challenge

A total of 12 students took part in the latest Senior Maths Challenge on the 8th November and produced some great results. Samuel Amey took the Best in Year title for Year 13 achieving a gold certificate. Joseph O’Donovan came … Continued

Sixth Form Physics Trip to CERN

On Thursday 3rd of November at 6am twenty four A-level physics students and four teachers met at Manchester Airport to catch a plane to Geneva for the annual physics trip to CERN. Considering the early hour, everyone was surprisingly enthusiastic. … Continued

TEDx Youth Manchester 2016

2016: IDENTITY TEDxyouth@manchester is held on Wednesday 16th November 2016 at Fallibroome Academy. The 8th TEDxyouth@manchester conference promises to be our best yet. We have amazing speakers (including a Geneticist, a Singer/Songwriter, an Evolutionary Biologist, a Blogger / Academic and … Continued

Intermediate Maths Challenge

2nd February 2017 Entry must be in by Friday 3rd December. Ask your Maths teacher to enter you for the challenge. £1.30 to enter Money must be handed in to the Maths Office in an envelope, clearly labelled with their … Continued

Year Seven’s Excellent Adventure

The Year 7 Residential trip took place during October. We travelled by coach to The Pioneer Centre in Shropshire and were split into groups for the activities. After we were introduced to the centre and the instructors, we went to … Continued

Iceland Trip Blog

The Iceland Blog is now online and available to read. You can keep up-to-date with all the happenings and news fro mthe current Icelend trips as well as seeing all the latest photos from the Students and Teachers. Follow the … Continued

First Day at Fallibroome on the BBC

School played host to a BBC film crew from the “North West Tonight” programme yesterday who broadcast a report on the First Day at Fallibroome film. Mr Power and Mr Jones were both interviewed, as well as Fallibroome’s very own … Continued

Rugby Report: A Day On the Rock

Fallibroome vs. King William National Cup Rugby Wednesday 19th October Fallibroome U18s had a pleasant surprise when, following a resounding win against St Joseph’s in the first round of the Natwest Cup, they were drawn against King William College over … Continued

First Day at Fallibroome Acclaim!

With almost 30,000 views since its release on Friday, First Day at Fallibroome has proved to be a hit with views as far afield as Australia, Canada and Japan. Locally, there have been exciting reports in the Macclesfield Express about … Continued

First Day at Fallibroome

Fallibroome Academy is proud to present “First Day at Fallibroome”. We hope that you enjoy the film and that you get a flavour of life at school. Mr Power says: We decided to put this video together for several reasons: … Continued

Matthew Fellbaum Competes for GB

Fallibroome Student Matthew Fellbaum recently represented the UK at the European Youth Orienteering Championships in Poland. Competing on tough course which was extremely physically demanding during days in which the temperature reached 32 degrees, Matthew performed incredibly well and finished … Continued

Hampers of Hope

Thank you very much to pupils, parents and members of staff who have already donated to this year’s food collection. Hampers of Hope is a local charity that provides emergency provisions for families and individuals in crisis. It is not … Continued

British Championship Orienteering Success

Fallibroome Student Matthew Fellbaum triumphed at the recent British Orienteering Championship competition in Shropshire by winning in the M18 Elite Class. This age class has many outstanding athletes in it, any of who could have won the event. Orienteering is … Continued

Karate Success for Harry

Congratulations go to Harry Whelan for his karate achievement this weekend. Harry attended the British Open Karate Championships held at the University of London with the SSK England team and competed in the kumite (fighting) section. In Harry’s category there … Continued

Watch Fallibroome on The One Show

For those of you who missed the Year 7 Students on BBC’s The One Show yesterday evening, the show is available to view on the BBC’s iPlayer until April 20th. Fast forward eight minute and fifteen seconds into the show … Continued

Dance Show 2016

The Performing Arts department are proud to present their new Dance Show Tickets are available and you can view information about the show by following the link below to the event page. Visit event page

Christmas Concert 2015

This year’s Christmas Concert involved over 200 pupils and was a huge success. We heard performances from all the ensembles in the Music department, including the newly formed Fallibroome Academy Big Band. Highlights of the concert included the “John Williams … Continued

World Cheerleading Championships

Fallibroome students Sarah Wheelton and Freya Cadman were been chosen to represent Team UK in the World Cheerleading Championships. The event took place in Berlin on the 21st and 22nd of November. Not only was this a fabulous opportunity for … Continued

Louise Claffey on being in Grease

Louise Claffey, who played Sandy in the production, said this about starring the the Fallibroome production of “Grease”: “Being Sandy in Grease was the most fun I have had in a long time. The sense of accomplishment we all got … Continued

Matthew Robertson on being in Grease

Matthew Robertson, who played Danny in the production, said this about starring the the Fallibroome production of “Grease”: “What a fantastic show! It’s been a pleasure to be part of a huge team that put on such an incredible production. … Continued

Year 7 Medieval Medicine Project

Over the next few weeks you will be studying about medieval medicine and the Black Death. You are going to produce a project about these topics. The instructions for your project are written below. Make sure you read them carefully! … Continued

What is History?

History involves learning about famous events and people from the past, as well as how people used to live their lives. It also involves learning certain skills. These skills are: 1. Chronology this means putting historical events into the correct … Continued