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Pirates Take Warwick Academy Bears “Hostage”

Pirates Take Warwick Academy Bears “Hostage”

The Pirates of Bermuda have included the Warwick Academy Bears in their fundraising efforts, threatening to take the group “hostage” if donations are not made. A spokesperson said, “Bermuda Sloop Foundation wishes to announce that Warwick Academy is also participating in the Pirate of Bermuda event, and the Warwick Academy Bear, spiritedly... Read more of this article

Wakely Wins Wildlife Photographer Of Year Award

Wakely Wins Wildlife Photographer Of Year Award

Warwick Academy student Zebedee Wakely has won the RSPCA Wildlife Photographer of the Year Award in the  12-15 year age group, with his impressive image of an Ornate Ghost Pipe fish garnering the prestigious award at a ceremony held today at the Tower of London in the UK.In describing the award winning photo, the RSPCA website said, “A fantastically... Read more of this article

Former Student Speaks At Warwick Academy

Former Student Speaks At Warwick Academy

Warwick Academy was visited by alumnus Sam Dill after a busy few months in the United Kingdom. The former Brunel Product Design Student returned to Warwick Academy to present in an assembly “Journey’s” that outlined how he has developed his interest into a future career path. The students heard how early inspiration from working in his grandfather’s... Read more of this article

Warwick Academy Students Present Artful Bins

Warwick Academy Students Present Artful Bins

Students from Warwick Academy were joined by Minister of Social Development and Sports, Sylvan Richards along with Keep Bermuda Beautiful [KBB] at White Hill Field recently where the students presented the Minister with decorated trash bins to be displayed on the field to promote correct disposal of litter. Students Anthony Whaley, Cameron Lee-Ming... Read more of this article

Photos: Flora Duffy Speaks To School Students

Photos: Flora Duffy Speaks To School Students

Warwick Academy recently welcomed alumna Flora Duffy back to the school, where she offered students insight into her very successful 2016 triathlon season. Ms. Duffy —  who recently became the first person to be world champion in both the Xterra and the ITU Triathlon in the same year — handed out the IGCSE certificate to students and then... Read more of this article

Warwick Academy Raises Funds For Haiti

Warwick Academy Raises Funds For Haiti

Warwick Academy recently launched an initiative to collect gently used shoes and personal hygiene items destined to help with relief efforts in Haiti following the devastating effects of Hurricane Matthew. In addition to donations, the school’s students are also taking part in a cake raffle today [Nov 2]  in order to raise funds for the cause,... Read more of this article

Warwick Academy Closing Early On Wednesday

Warwick Academy Closing Early On Wednesday

In light of Hurricane Nicole’s current path toward Bermuda, Warwick Academy is informing the public of changes to the school’s open hours over the next three days. A spokesperson said, “We have consulted with other schools, have followed local forecasts, and kept an eye on the EMO. “School will close early tomorrow [Wednesday]... Read more of this article

Warwick Academy Open House Is Postponed

Warwick Academy Open House Is Postponed

Due to the impending arrival of Nicole, Warwick Academy said that their open house scheduled for tomorrow [October 12] is being postponed.The school said, “The Whole School [Year 1-11] Open House event will now be held on Thursday 20th October from 9-11am and the Sixth Form Open House on the Wednesday 19th October from 5:30pm both in the main... Read more of this article

BCL Donate Towards Students Sloop Experience

BCL Donate Towards Students Sloop Experience

Bermuda Container Line Ltd said they are pleased to support Warwick Academy’s Sloop expedition for the second year, with their donation of $6,600 allowing students a hands-on maritime learning opportunity outside the classroom. Jane Vickers, Director of Development stated, “This year the Year 9 students were incredibly lucky to participate in... Read more of this article

Warwick Academy Winner In “Fuelling 4 A Cause”

Warwick Academy Winner In “Fuelling 4 A Cause”

Warwick Academy is “thrilled” to have been selected as a winner in the Rubis “Fuelling 4 a Cause” photo competition. A school spokesperson said, “They will receive $1,000 and have the chance to turn it into more funds. Anyone who buys gas at any of the Rubis stations between now and November 9 will receive a code and website to... Read more of this article

Warwick Academy Host Official Ribbon Cutting

Warwick Academy Host Official Ribbon Cutting

Warwick Academy held an official ribbon cutting ceremony recently as they opened the newly renovated Sixth Form Centre and the new McCorkell Commons. A spokesperson said, “Mrs McCorkell retired in June as Principal of the school having given 27 years of service. Maggie McCorkell had a vision years ago to create an IB program that would be the... Read more of this article

Warwick Academy Launches “Warwick Connect”

Warwick Academy Launches “Warwick Connect”

Warwick Academy has announced the official launch of Warwick Connect, powered by Graduway, an online alumni engagement platform that will keep the Warwick Academy community “connected and empowered.” A spokesperson said, “We have always valued and our committed to our alumni but this year we hope to really focus on our Alumni and want... Read more of this article

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