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Junior Achievement’s schools programmes boosted by Z Zurich Foundation support

Junior Achievement is extending two successful schools programmes thanks to continued support from the Z Zurich Foundation. The Z Zurich Foundation will provide funding for the next two years to…

Castle Rushen students to represent Island in JA Europe Company of the Year final

A team of five students from Castle Rushen High School will be representing the Isle of Man in the European finals of the Company Programme. In March Solace team members…

STEP UP FOR JUNIOR ACHIEVEMENT IN THE BIG SUMMER WALK

Junior Achievement Isle of Man is calling on people across the Island to put their best foot forward and step up for The Big Summer Walk. The goal is to…

Castle Rushen High School team Solace wins Student Company of the Year 2020

Solace, a team from Castle Rushen High School, has won the Junior Achievement Student Company of the Year 2020 award. More than 120 ‘A’ Level students from the island’s five…

Platform Theatre School wins People’s Choice Award

Platform Theatre School wins People’s Choice Award The Platform Theatre School vocal ensemble has won the Next Big Thing 2020 People’s Choice award. Their performance of hits from best-selling musicals…

Platform Theatre School Vocal Ensemble wins Next Big Thing 2020

The Platform Theatre School Vocal Ensemble has been voted the Next Big Thing 2020 On Saturday February 1, the group of girls aged from 10 to16 performed a seamless medley…

APPLEBY ACADEMY 2019 /20 WINNER ANNOUNCED

Shanne Gutierrez from Ballakermeen High School wins summer placement at Appleby. Shanne Gutierrez has been announced as the winner of the Appleby Academy 2019/20, earning a 10 week paid summer…

HSBC head appointed to Junior Achievement board

HSBC’s Jaime Amoedo, Head of Commercial Banking and Senior Manager in the Isle of Man, has been appointed to the board of local educational charity, Junior Achievement. The Bank has…

Simon Nicholas appointed to JA board

KPMG partner Simon Nicholas has been appointed to the board of Manx educational charity Junior Achievement (JA). Mr Nicholas said: ‘I’m proud to have been invited to join the board…