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On the 50th anniversary of the Moon landings, we're remembering Uncle Fester - the only man to have flown there on the wings of love! Here's a throwback to our fabulous #AddamsFamily show last term... #Apollo50th #MOON50 #WhenYoureAnAddams #performingarts #themoonandme https://t.co/1Zw1uVcKf22 days ago 2
Congratulations to current students Kenan, Cholwe and Wil who were shortlisted to attend a final audition today for the prestigious @NYDCompany We hope you have a fantastic day @Sadlers_Wells and Good Luck!! #NorthernTalent #youthdance #capacollege3 days ago 4
So happy to hear this Kaitlin - we're really very proud of you too! https://t.co/lUpT5y8T0T4 days ago 1
There's still time to apply to be part of our outstanding team! We are currently recruiting a Business Development Manager, a Student Administrator and Admissions Officer, and a Student Health, Safeguarding and Wellbeing Officer. Find full details at https://t.co/D92bCYWABs https://t.co/wQL2jQE5GM1 week ago 1
@iamfrankymusic Hello Fran! You have spotted the old logo there, as a brand new free school, CAPACollege has it's own new logo. See if you can spot that one out and about! Hope all is good with you, come and see us soon!1 week ago 0
School's out til September for our amazing students! We are so proud of the incredible progress and their many, many achievements this year. It's hard to imagine a harder working, more supportive, nicer group of young people. Wishing you all a relaxing, fun Summer holiday! https://t.co/j9vibSaUaZ2 weeks ago 7
We couldn't have done it without you Jordan, you've been amazing! Wishing you safe travels as on board Lighting Technician @RoyalCaribbean https://t.co/vdbEbWzHnz2 weeks ago 0
Thanks to our lovely Production and Drama students who have worked so hard on The Addams Family get out today.💪 Unity Hall is nearly back to normal. If you're missing the show already, here are some pictures of our other fabulous cast... https://t.co/CbA3ehRux62 weeks ago 7
RT @KMacleodL1: Got lyrics and lines in my head all day after seeing Addams family @CAPACOLLEGE three times. Loved every performance and th…2 weeks ago 2
RT @AlexBowen92: What a phenomenal run of The Addams Family @CAPACOLLEGE! Awesome students, awesome creatives, absolute dream team!! Congra…2 weeks ago 4

Enhance Academy Trust are delighted that the DFE has secured CAPA College a permanent site in the heart of Wakefield City Centre.  This exciting Free School development will enable talented, creative young people from across the Wakefield district, and beyond, with access to the highest quality of post-16 Arts training and education leading to new opportunities, raised aspirations and improved educational and career outcomes.  Our vision is that CAPA College will add to, and further enhance, the rich cultural offer of the Arts and Educational provision in the area and will be a flagship centre of excellence.”

Kevin Jones, CEO, Enhance Academy Trust

Permanent new home for CAPA College

Enhance Academy Trust are highly delighted to announce that it has received confirmation that the Department for Education have now successfully agreed a site in the heart of Wakefield City Centre for CAPA College. It is proposed that the site on Mulberry Way, Wakefield will be developed into the permanent purpose-built home of the specialist Post-16 Performing Arts Free School –  CAPA College.

The DFE is aiming for the Mulberry Way development to be complete and ready for CAPA College students in September 2020.  In the meantime, CAPA College will welcome its first cohort of students in September 2018 in temporary accommodation at Cathedral Academy, Thornes Road, Wakefield.

About CAPA College

CAPA College is a new DFE funded Free School proposed by Enhance Academy Trust.  CAPA College will provide full time Arts training and education for students aged 16-19 and aims to inspire, train and educate the next generation of performers, creatives, designers and technicians. CAPA College’s team of top professional teachers, directors, choreographers, musical directors, designers and technicians alongside industry standard facilities will ensure that CAPA College delivers the highest quality training, education and pastoral guidance to support talented students who are serious about pursuing a career in the Arts.  The team behind the new CAPA College Free School have a proven track record of excellence in the Arts with consistently Outstanding Ofsted judgements, excellent post-16 exam results and student alumni progressing to the UK’s leading Arts conservatoires, universities and careers in the Arts.