Monthly Archive: March 2017

Mar
31

Principal’s Blog

As today is the funeral of Joshua Warby I have decided again not to blog in my usual fashion. There will be a minutes silence at 10.30 at the Academy as a mark of respect for Joshua. I will give a full round up of all of the usual activities that have taken place over …

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Mar
23

Principal’s Blog

As you are aware I usually write my weekly blog to outline and highlight all of the exceptional and positive activities that take place at the Academy during a typical week. This week our community has been devastated by the tragic passing away one of our students and out of respect for him and his …

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Mar
17

Careers Advice, Science Week, Music Festival success, Flag raising and a superb result for Paige

Over the last two weeks there has been some significant work taking place at the Academy to inform our students and those from primary schools about what work-place and career opportunities exist both locally and nationally. Last week we held a Year 12 Employability Day that involved a series of workshops with local employers in …

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Mar
10

Positive Experiences

Over recent weeks we have been hosting pupils who are currently in Year 6 as part of our transition work. Pupils have been visiting the Academy and have been able to tour the building, talk to our current Year 7 students and look at the type of work that they will be undertaking when they …

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Mar
03

Strong Sports Performances

This week we have been focusing on preparing our Year 11 and Year 13 students for the rigours of the forthcoming GCSE and A level examinations. There have been Pre-Public Exams (PPEs) for both year groups where the exam papers have set by our own staff but with the exception of GCSE English and mathematics. …

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