Hall of Fame


Many of our students have gone on to do great things after leaving the Academy; whether this is progressing into further study, completing an apprenticeship or gaining employment. We are very proud of the accomplishments of so many of our ex-students; here are just a few examples:

Radafina Nedyalkova

Radafina is a Teaching Support Assistant in English as an Additional Language in Excelsior Academy and is applying to gain qualified teacher status in academic year 2015/16.

Mark McCoy

After completing his sixth form studies here at Excelsior Academy Mark now enjoying an apprenticeship in catering here at Excelsior Academy to enable him to become a chef.

Paul Martin

Paul left the College in 2011 to train as an Apprentice at Pearson in Practise. He returned to Excelsior to complete a work placement in IT and is now a full time IT Technician here at the Academy.

Stacey Gardner

After completing her sixth form studies here at Excelsior Academy Stacey who is an exceptionally talented sports woman is now completing a one year apprenticeship in the PE subject area within Excelsior Academy. Following this she hopes to work for Camp America and apply to University to eventually become a qualified PE Teacher.

Arrfa Ali

The very talented and enterprising young woman Arrfa left the college in 2014 and has gone on to study a Business Management at Newcastle University. Throughout her time at the Academy Arrfa was also able to operate a successful business venture which she aims to continue after university.

Malak Hussein

Malak (who was Head Girl in 2014/15) is pursuing her dream to become an architect and is studying for a BA Hons in Architecture at Northumbria University.

Lee Dearden

Lee, who throughout his time at Excelsior demonstrated a flair for IT and Computer Science is now studying Computer Science at Sunderland University.