We kicked off December with Series 3 episode 1 of our Run DV8 show with 120 people in attendance which featured some incredible performances from students across DV8 training and DV8 Academy. Hosting the evening was Kofi Ankarah and Jacqui Bennett who is also the vocalist of our in-house staff band. Jacqui performed two songs with […]

DV8 Academy Principal Sacha Corcoran and staff were proud to officially launch the new DV8 Campus on Wednesday 8th October at Silver Birch House. The evening was organised by our Event Management students who just two weeks into their first term, were responsible for making sure the evening was one to remember, for all of […]

Students in our enterprise class were put into groups and given a task to build the tallest tower using the limited resources they were given. The idea of the activity was to better their knowledge on Tuckman’s stages of group development. The stages are as follows; Forming, Storming, Norming and Performing. Tuckman proposed that each […]

On Friday 12th September we hosted an Access to Apprenticeship Event, which featured talks from Alexis our Director, Sacha our Principal at DV8 Academy as well as tutors and students who attended DV8 in the past. One of our ex Tutors Fusion (@iitsfusion) gave advice to aspiring Apprentices on how to make a good impression and […]

DV8 students and staff spent a day in the sun at Lloyds Park in Walthamstow with Team GB Athlete Montell Douglas and her coach. After a lengthy warm up, our mixed tutor and student teams battled it out on the Basketball field. They took on each other in the sprint championships. Then finally, in what […]

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DV8 Academy, the brand new East London 16-19 school for the creative industries, held its biggest open day to date, helping young people aged 16-19 realise their potential within the worlds of Media, Fashion, Performing Arts and Music. Young people from 14 of London’s boroughs attended the open evening to meet creative industry leaders from ITN, Hackney Empire, Barcroft Media, Island […]