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Students published in our Writers’ Studio Anthology

In October our beautiful anthologies arrived of writing from our 2018-20 Writers’ Studio. The Studio is made up of Year 7 students who excel in their writing skills, and who…

English
Students published in our Writers’ Studio Anthology

Preparing for Year 10 work experience – a guide for parents and carers

This week we have launched work experience for Year 10 students.   What is work experience? Work experience will provide your son/daughter with an introduction in to the world of…

Careers & work experience
Preparing for Year 10 work experience – a guide for parents and carers

Feedback from Parent Forum – helping to improve our academy

We are very grateful to parents who attended our Parent Forum with Principal Mr Brice in October. A number of topics were discussed over tea and coffee, including: How smooth…

Feedback from Parent Forum – helping to improve our academy

Raising aspirations through our careers events

Our students have taken advantange of some wonderful opportunities recently, aimed at raising their aspirations and expanding their knowledge of the working world. The AWS Get IT Programme is a…

Careers & work experience
Raising aspirations through our careers events

We launch our after-school clubs with a special fair

Students in Year 7, 8, 9 and 10 all had the opportunity to visit our Extra-Curricular Fair, and find out what after-school clubs we have to offer. Students had the…

We launch our after-school clubs with a special fair

Year 11 achieve record-breaking results for our academy

We were proud to welcome our Year 11 leavers today (Thursday 22 August 2019) as they collected their GCSE results. There were smiles, laughter and tears of joy as they…

Year 11 achieve record-breaking results for our academy

Sports Awards Evening, CAM Talks, Alan Gibbons and more: end of term round-up

The last few weeks of the school year are always an exciting time, with much to celebrate. In addition, as the exam season finishes, our staff plan a range of…

English, PE
Sports Awards Evening, CAM Talks, Alan Gibbons and more: end of term round-up

Read our latest magazine

The latest issue of Academy Life is now available to read online or can be picked up from reception.

Read our latest magazine

Video: Sports Day heroes

The whole academy travelled to the Manchester Regional Arena at Sport City for our 2019 Sports Day – the biggest and best yet. Despite it raining as we boarded the…

PE
Video: Sports Day heroes

Updated: induction programme for new students joining us in September

Induction days On Monday 8 July to Wednesday 10 July we will be holding our Induction Days at the academy for all Year 6 students who have accepted a place at the…

Updated: induction programme for new students joining us in September