Tag: evelyn grace academy

Young Brixton entrepreneur celebrates podcast coup

Young Brixton-born entrepreneur Charles Clayton not only has a way with apps and podcasts, he also has the knack of connecting with some of...

Brixton school is equal opportunities leader

For the second year running Brixton’s Ark Evelyn Grace Academy (EGA) has been recognised as a leader in promoting equal opportunities for all pupils,...

Young Brixton entrepreneur meets worldwide web creator Tim Berners-Lee

Young Brixton entrepreneur Charles Clayton, 16, recently met Sir Tim Berners-Lee, the inventor of the world wide web. Charles, a student at Evelyn Grace Academy...

Top tech award for Evelyn Grace Academy

Pupils and their computer science teacher from Brixton’s Ark Evelyn Grace Academy received Teen Tech’s “best innovative product” and “teacher of the year” awards...
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Brixton features in TV crime series

Tonight’s (5 March) episode of Marcella, the British TV crime series created by Hans Rosenfeldt of The Bridge fame, will have scenes familiar to...

Brixton school student tops best seller list with first book

Micah Dolphy, aged 15 and a pupil at Ark Evelyn Grace Academy, has topped the Amazon best seller list with her first book.  Poetic...

Brixton barrows reborn

Traders and supporters of Brixton Market gathered last night to celebrate the refurbishment of four of the market’s remaining traditional barrows. Only about half a...

Brixton pupils create art around local heritage

Local school children from Hill Mead Primary and Evelyn Grace Academy took part in a project to learn about and connect with their local...

Evelyn Grace pupils win award for bravery

Two pupils from Brixton’s Evelyn Grace Academy who may have saved a woman’s life when they kicked down the door of her burning house,...

Young Brixton b-boys will battle to retain title at Step into...

On Saturday 28 November, b-boys from Evelyn Grace Academy in Brixton will venture north to Islington to take part in an impressive street dance display at...

Brixton pupils organise the Thames Invitational under-14’s Debating Competition 2014

Written by Shaquille Scott-Davis & Omar Adam   Something truly spectacular happened at Evelyn Grace Academy the last Saturday in November. Students from various London schools...

Brixton break dancers defend title at Step into Battle 2014

Local break dance crew, Flow, from Evelyn Grace Academy successfully defended their Step into Battle Mixed Crew title at the weekend.  Flow saw off competition from...

Brixton prepares for the best of break dance

On Saturday 13 December, young break dancers and hip hop dancers of all styles will descend on Brixton for Step into Battle, a street...

Evelyn Grace students’ work showcased on Brixton billboards

Students from the Evelyn Grace Academy have been given the chance to display their talent to the the public on three billboards in the...

NBA superstar Luol Deng launches basketball academy where it all began…...

By Darwin Aguirre-Taipe Former Brixton Topcats player turned NBA star, Luol Deng, is hoping to give back to the community that kickstarted his career with...

Brixton’s Evelyn Grace Academy celebrates GCSE success

Students at Evelyn Grace Academy in Brixton celebrated their first ever GCSE results last August. The results, published on the official secondary school league table...