• 24 APR 15
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    Engineering apprenticeships – here come the girls

    Only 6% of the engineering workforce is female, and yet girls make up about half of physics students at GCSE level according to the Women’s Engineering Society (WES). The crucial drop-off point is at A-Level where fewer than 20% of girls continue to pursue physics. Why is this happening? And what are big companies doing

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    • 25 MAR 15
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    Newton goes (Big) Bang!

    The Newton Academy took its young scientists on a visit to the 2015 Big Bang Young Scientist and Engineers Fair at the Birmingham NEC on Saturday 14th March. Forty girls, accompanied by ten staff and student volunteers from the University of Lincoln, travelled by coach to spend the day at the largest celebration of science, engineering,

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    • 19 MAR 15
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    We’re in Molly’s Guide!

    The Newton Academy is featured in the Easter 2015 Molly’s Guide – the local publication providing inspiration to the community by providing details of great activities available in the Lincoln and Newark areas. Our double page spread features a full length editorial, alongside our brightly coloured ad. We think it looks great. Do you?

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    • 18 MAR 15
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    Registration for 2015/16 programme

    The 2015/16 Newton Academy programme will begin in June 2015, and will see our second cohort of year 6 (age 10/11) girls enrol. Registration for the 2015/16 programme will open at the end of April via an online registration process. Please note that registration is for the new intake only. Existing Newton Academy pupils do not

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