Year 7 Students

Meet some of our Year 7 students and find out what they like about North Liverpool Academy!

My name is Thang

What do you like doing outside of school?
I like playing outside, and I like playing basketball.

Which Primary School did you go to?
I went to Pleasant Street Primary School.

What did you like about your Primary School?
When I was in Primary school I liked going swimming.

Why did you come to NLA?
When I was at primary school, an NLA staff member came to see us and I wanted to go to NLA.

What do you like about NLA so far?
I like the lessons, because the teachers make them fun.

What is your favourite subject?
I like Performing Arts because you get to play cool games and the teacher, Miss Greaves is very nice.

Who is your favourite teacher?
My favourite teacher in the whole school is Miss Wright because she is very kind.

What is your life ambition?
My current ambition is to be in the NLA basketball team.

My name is Bashar

What do you like doing outside of school?
I like going to chess club, and playing and competing.

Which Primary School did you go to?
I went to Sacred Heart Primary School.

What did you like about your Primary School?
The food because its lovely and they took us to lots of chess tournaments.

Why did you come to NLA?
Because I live near to NLA and it has improved by 20%.

What do you like about NLA so far?
There are lots of opportunities.

What is your favourite subject?
Maths because I use my mind and I Iike working out.

Who is your favourite teacher?
Miss Ambrose because she’s really kind and nice.

What is your ambition?
I would like to be in Set 1 for everything and find enough people to start a basketball team.

My name is Daisy

What do you like doing outside of school?
I like performing and trampolining.

Which Primary School did you go to?
I went to Anfield Road Primary School.

What did you like about your Primary School?
I really enjoyed my Year 6 Prom.

Why did you come to NLA?
I came here because my cousins come here.

What do you like about NLA so far?
I like that you have to walk from lesson to lesson.

What is your favourite subject?
My favourite subject is science because the experiments are fun!

Who is your favourite teacher?
I like all of my science and performing arts teachers.

What is your life ambition?
I would really like to be a buyer, or a dancer.

My name is Eve

What do you like doing outside of school?
I like singing because it makes me feel good and I like football because I like the excitement.

Which Primary School did you go to?
I went to The Beacon CE.

What did you like about your Primary School?
The lessons were fun and the teachers were nice.

Why did you come to NLA?
I came to NLA because it is close to my home and it looked like a good, exciting school.

What do you like about NLA so far?
I like the food, all the teachers and the lessons.

What is your favourite subject?
English because the teachers are nice and the lessons are fun.

Who is your favourite teacher?
Miss Ambrose, Miss Clegg, Mrs King, Mr Bennell and Miss Donnelly because they always make the lessons exciting.

What is your life ambition?
I have lots! I would like to be a teacher because I like helping people. I would like to work for Nasa because I like space, I would like to be a lawyer because I’m good at arguing! I would also like to design games because I think it would be fun.

My name is Francesco

What do you like doing outside of school?
I really like playing football.

Which Primary School did you go to?
I went to Pinehurst Primary School

What did you like about your Primary School?
I like the friends I made at primary school

Why did you come to NLA?
I came here because my cousin came here and I wanted to as well.

What do you like about NLA so far?
I like that it is massive and that there are more things to do like football, more sports, the lessons and the people.

What is your favourite subject?
I really like PE and History because in history you learn what has happened in the past.

Who is your favourite teacher?
Miss Dempsey because she is really nice and I respect her.

What is your life ambition?
I want to play football, because I was in the Roma Academy.

My name is John

What do you like doing outside of school?
Outside of school I enjoy playing video games and playing board games.

Which Primary School did you go to?
I went to Kensington Community Primary School.

What did you like about your Primary School?
I liked that I knew everyone and that the teachers were really supportive.

Why did you come to NLA?
When I was comparing schools, this is the best rated one that is convenient to get to.

What do you like about NLA so far?
I have lots of classes with the same people so I have made some good friends.

What is your favourite subject?
I am stuck between maths and history as I enjoy learning about the politics and battles in the past and maths as there’s always a set answer you can achieve.

Who is your favourite teacher?
I can’t tell you yet as there are so many teachers I like, choosing one would be unfair.

What is your life ambition?
My ambition is to one day become a politician because I see things that are unfair and I want to make a difference.

My name is Libby

What do you like doing outside of school?
I like to watch TV.

Which Primary School did you go to?
I went to St Cecilia’s.

What did you like about your Primary School?
I loved going to Cadbury World, Plas Caerdon and my Prom.

Why did you come to NLA?
My sister comes here.

What do you like about NLA so far?
I really like the activities.

What is your favourite subject?
I like PE because I like to keep active.

Who is your favourite teacher?
I like Mr Erickson, Mrs Fardey, Mr Latimer and Miss Barnes because they are all nice and help me.

What is your life ambition?
I would like to be an air hostess.