Tag Archive: expectations


Enhanced “Student Voice” approach launched

We returned to the Academy this week to continue with the business of teaching and learning however there was a great deal of hard work occurring during the half term break. Both Year 10 and Year 11 students were on-site and science, computing, media, art and leisure and tourism lessons were delivered by our committed …

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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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Principal’s blog week beginning 12/3/12

There are 10 weeks until the GCSE examinations commence and this Wednesday the College invited our Year 11 students and their parents to an Exams Information Evening. The attendance for this occasion was absolutley fantastic with main hall full to capacity. I estimate that there were over 450 people in the audience. Members of the …

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