Monthly Archive: February 2015

Feb
27

A busy week after the half-term break and collaborative academy working commences

On Monday (23/2/15) I attended the funeral of one of the town’s most influential people. Mike Ogden had served as a governor for many years and at many schools. When I first took on the role of Principal at Neale-Wade Mike was part of the governing body who gave me such a warm welcome. He attended …

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Feb
13

Talent show a great success and sadness as Mr D’Cunha leaves the Academy

We ended this half-term on a very high note with our annual talent show. Our sixth form students did a magnificent job of organising the vent and I had the pleaser of being part of the judging panel along with Dr Spibey, Mrs Mandley and Mr Hibbert. The standard of performance was exceptional and I …

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Feb
06

History and sport take centre stage

  This week the first of two Battlefields trips organised by the History Department took place. Ms Limm (Head of History), Mr Dollis (History Department) and Mr Siccardi (Progress Leader for Year 10) took a group of Year 10 students to see the battlefield of Ypres. As ever this was a highly successful trip that adds …

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