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Examination preparation continues

I was able to spend more time this week walking around the Academy and dropping into lessons to see how things are going.  I was extremely proud of what I saw and there was a real sense of  quiet determination from our students and continued high expectations from the teaching and support staff. Lessons were …

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Arctic conditions do not put a freeze on learning

Fortunately the harsh weather conditions have not impacted on the College and there has been very little disruption to learning. I have been impressed with how our students have coped at break and lunchtimes. We are currently severely restricted with our indoor space as the main hall is being used for examinations and has not …

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Further confirmation of progess

This week was a typical busy week at the College and I am pleased to be able to inform you that the improvements in behaviour that Ofsted commented on were confirmed by a visiting behaviour expert. We were very fortunate to have an advisor in on Thursday (11/10/12) who was looking at the behaviour of …

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