Welcome to the Newton Academy

The Science Club for Girls

Workshops & Activities

Explore science and technology careers

Challenging & Fun

Hands-on learning with mentor scientists and industry professionals

WELCOME


 

 “A great way to challenge and inspire girls to explore opportunities in science.”

  “I found out I could be a construction engineer!” 

 

LATEST


 Rockin’ Robots 

The Newton girls had a hand in building robots and programming them to perform various stunts, and navigate their way though obstacle  courses using code and controllers. They also talked the ‘Now’ robot into performing some Tai Chi and tested their perceptions using virtual reality…

Robot Newton 9 Robot Newton 6 Robot Newton 14 Robot Newton 3 Robot Newton 2 Robot Newton 4 Robot Newton 10 Robot Newton 11

 

 

PROGRAMME 2018-19


SUMMER 2018
July 7th 9:30-12:30
Host by the School of Chemistry

AUTUMN 2018
October (date TBC)
Host TBC

WINTER 2019
January (date TBC) 9:30-12:30
Host TBC

SPRING 2019
March (date TBC) 9:30-12:30
Host TBC

REGISTRATION 2019
Opens Friday 26th April
For our next intake of Year 6 girls

GRADUATION 2019
May (date TBC)

PROGRAMME 2017-18


Rockin’ Robots
Saturday 15th July 9:30-12:30
Hosted by the School of Computer Science
Isaac Newtons Building

Braniacs
Saturday 18th November 9:30-12:30
Hosted by the School of Health and Social Care
Sarah Swift Building

Banishing Bugs
Saturday 20th January 9:30-12:30
Hosted by the School of Pharmacy
Joseph Banks Labortories

Big Bang Fair!
Birmingham NEC

REGISTRATION 2018
Opens Sunday 1st April
For our next intake of Year 6 girls

GRADUATION 2018
Saturday 19th May 2018
11:00 – 14:00
Guest Presenter: Emily Cummins
Isaac Newton Building

 

NEWTON ACADEMY

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