Tag Archive: potential

Sep
16

“Neale-Wade Hour” and sporting teams excel

In the news this week was the announcement of our intention to launch the “Neale- Wade Hour” which is a voluntary hour that is teacher led at the end of the day. It will start at 3.30, allowing transition for the end of the official school day, and run until 4.30. This time will enable …

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Jan
17

Borneo 8 gain recognition

This week we received recognition for the excellent work that a group of eight pioneers from the Academy undertook. The “Borneo 8” who went on an expedition with Camps International received an award for the excellent work that did whilst in Borneo. I believe that this experience will have been life changing for those who …

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Feb
08

The usual variety of experiences continues and Governing body applications welcome

This half – term has been a very short five weeks but looking back we have managed to cram in a large number of activities as well as make some good progress overall. This week there were the usual diverse activities. Mr Field (Head of ICT) worked incredibly hard and was assisted by his staff …

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Jan
11

Promising start to a busy term

The College resumed this week after a well earned break and there was a real sense of purpose as students and staff got down to the business of teaching and learning. We received some very positive results from the November GCSE Mathematics examinations, over half of our Year 11 students have already passed with A*-C …

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Feb
10

Principal’s blog week beginning 6/2/12

We have had yet another busy week at the College with the added, and well publicised, disruption due to the weather. This week also saw the introduction of focused discussions with some of our Year 11 students and their parents. The meetings were designed to identify any barriers to progress for these students and to …

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