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Warwick Academy Says Farewell To McCorkell

Warwick Academy Says Farewell To McCorkell

Warwick Academy said farewell to their Principal Maggie McCorkell in a final assembly today [June 30], saying she is “much loved” and will be “greatly missed.” A spokesperson said, “Starting with the traditional school song, Colin Smith, Chair of the Board of Governors, then praised Mrs McCorkell for her 27 years of service... Read more of this article

Warwick BTEC Students Achieve Distinctions

Warwick BTEC Students Achieve Distinctions

Warwick Academy has announced their first results of the summer for their graduating class of 2016, with all four of their BTEC students achieving Distinctions at the end of the course. The four students included Rio Morris, Caleb Lowe, Cydney Simons, and Chiffonae Jackson. A spokesperson said, “In 2015, Warwick Academy announced that they would... Read more of this article

Alpha Beautillion Profile: Théo Raphaël Wolffe

Alpha Beautillion Profile: Théo Raphaël Wolffe

In the fourth in a series of profiles of the young men competing in this year’s Alpha Beautillion, we spotlight Warwick Academy student Théo Raphaël Wolffe. His profile, courtesy of the Alphas, says: “On the 29th of September 1999, Théo Raphaël Wolffe was born to Juan Philip Wolffe and Francoise Palau-Wolffe on the beautiful island of Bermuda. “He... Read more of this article

Ground Breaking Held At Warwick Academy

Ground Breaking Held At Warwick Academy

Warwick Academy marked a ground breaking of the new McCorkell Student Commons, an addition and renovation to their Sixth Form Centre in honour of outgoing Principal Maggie McCorkell. The event, held yesterday [Apr 18], was attended by Mrs. McCorkell, board members, senior administration, Gulf Stream contractor, OBMI architect, a few of the donors, students,... Read more of this article

Warwick Academy Holds Valedictory Service

Warwick Academy Holds Valedictory Service

Warwick Academy recently held its first valedictory service, serving as an “intimate farewell” to the Class of 2016 in what was noted to be a “very emotional and poignant event.” A spokesperson said, “”Different to a Graduation Ceremony a Valedictory Service is by design an intimate farewell service on an occasion... Read more of this article

Photos: Warwick Students Go Bald For Charity

Photos: Warwick Students Go Bald For Charity

Some of the students and staff at Warwick Academy shaved their heads for charity on Friday [March 18], joining students and staff at Saltus Grammar School as well as the community at large in helping to raise funds for the St. Baldrick’s Foundation, which aims to support cancer research. According to the event website, the Warwick Academy event has... Read more of this article

Warwick Academy Teams Win Volleyball Gold

Warwick Academy Teams Win Volleyball Gold

In recent volleyball action, the Warwick Academy’s A and B boys faced off against rivals across the island, with each of the school’s teams winning their respective tournaments. The B team started things off by taking their round robin without a loss. Setters Nathan Cabral and Josh Thorne were aided by Rory McKittrick in feeding hitters... Read more of this article

Warwick Academy To Present ‘Bugsy Malone’

Warwick Academy To Present ‘Bugsy Malone’

Tickets are now on sale for Warwick Academy’s upcoming drama production ‘Bugsy Malone,’ with performances scheduled for today [Nov 25] through Friday, November 27. A spokesperson said, “The well-known 1976 British musical is set in New York and follows the shenanigans of two rival gangs: Fat Sam’s and Dandy Dan’s. Written... Read more of this article

Photos: Warwick Academy Holds “History Day”

Photos: Warwick Academy Holds “History Day”

Warwick Academy is holding its History Day today [Oct 23], with primary school students dressing up as historical figures as they celebrate and learn about different periods of human history. The day’s events also included a re-enactment on the school field of the Battle of Hastings, which took place nearly 950 years ago, on October 14, 1066. Related... Read more of this article

Premier Delivers Remarks At School Prizegiving

Premier Delivers Remarks At School Prizegiving

Premier Michael Dunkley addressed a full assembly of students, parents and teachers at the annual Warwick Academy Prizegiving held on Thursday evening [Oct 1]. The Premier highlighted the fact that Principal Maggie McCorkell will be retiring next June after 24 years with the school and commended her tenure at the school. Premier Dunkley said, “Education... Read more of this article

Bermudian Seeks To Help Refugee Babies

Bermudian Seeks To Help Refugee Babies

A former Warwick Academy student is doing her part to help refugee babies in Europe. Krisia Justeen [formerly Haynes] was moved to compassion to help provide slings for the Kos and Lesbos refugees. The Bermudian teacher, who now lives in Denmark, has reached out to her friends to do something to help. Last week the world saw the horrific headlines... Read more of this article

Warwick Academy Celebrates Excellent Results

Warwick Academy Celebrates Excellent Results

Warwick Academy has announced its record breaking International Baccalaureate [IB] results, with Fiona Dobson becoming the first student from the school to achieve 45 out of a possible 45 points, an educational feat achieved by only 0.3% of the IB student body worldwide. Mrs. McCorkell, principal of Warwick Academy, said, “We are all delighted with... Read more of this article

Warwick Academy’s Reception Year Opens

Warwick Academy’s Reception Year Opens

Warwick Academy formally opened their new Reception Year building with a ribbon cutting last night [Sept 3], with Board members, staff, contractors, suppliers and financiers all gathering to celebrate the event. The Reception year is fully subscribed and will welcome the class of 2029 on Tuesday, September 8th. Left to right: Denis Tucker Bank of... Read more of this article