Monthly Archive: June 2013

Jun
28

Opportunities galore

Another week has very quickly passed by as we move towards the end of term. During the time I have spent walking around the Academy I have been impressed by the continued efforts by students and staff to sustain the learning and teaching at all times. Some of the teaching staff have bought into the …

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Jun
21

Cricket, Rugby and Raspberry Pi

Last week I mentioned how well our boys and girls cricket teams were doing in the Cambridgeshire cricket competitions. I am delighted to say that our Year 8 team, who had benefitted from expert coaching from March Cricket Club’s Australian player the week before, qualified for the county finals. We wish all of our players …

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Jun
15

Department for Education pleased with Academy progress

Once again there were a variety of activities at the Academy this week.  We had several visitors who all commented on the extremely positive ethos  that is evident within the Academy.   On Wednesday  the Department for Education (DfE)  undertook a tour of the Academy  and they commented on the progress that has been made …

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Jun
07

Striving for success

Our students and staff returned after the half term break and got straight down to the business of preparing for the GCSE, AS and A2 examinations. The examination season is in full swing and this week over 600 students sat a GCSE English examination.  The exams team and the English Faculty did a splendid job …

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