Congratulations to one of our former students, Calli Thackery. Calli is completing her degree course at New Mexico University in Albuquerque, USA.
Calli competed for Great Britain in July over 5000 metres in Estonia in the European u23 athletics championships.
Calli, now 22, finished a very creditable 5th just outside her personal best in a time of 15.47.
France, Belgium and Russia carved out three national records, winning gold, silver and bronze medals in an impressive field.
Congratulations to another one of our former students, Anna Cookson who completed her education degree at London University in July. Anna achieved a first class honours and has taken up a teaching post in London. We wish her the very best in her new career.
First Class Honours for Former Student
Eckington School wishes to congratulate former pupil, Robert Bentley who will graduate in July with a First Class Honours in History from The University of Nottingham.
Robert will go on to study a Masters in International Business at The University of Nottingham. Well done Robert - what a fantastic result!