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Read up on our latest news in Academy Life magazine

We are pleased to share our latest Academy Life magazine, the first since lockdown in the spring. Please do have a look and find out what our students have been…

Celebrating Christmas with a virtual concert

We are delighted to be able to share our 2020 festive concert via YouTube, featuring performances from our choir of classic carols, and a special rendition of Fairytale of New…

Expressive Arts (Art/Drama/Music)

Read our first ever Careers Newsletter

Our Careers Team are proud to share our very first Careers Newsletter for all parents, which you can download here. It gives you a quick look at our careers programme for…

Careers & work experience

Poetry reading: In Flanders Fields

Please watch three of our Year 7 students reading the poem In Flanders Fields by Jon McCrae for Remembrance Day.  

We are proud to be awarded our first Eco-Schools Green Flag

The Eco-Schools Green Flag is an internationally recognised award for continued excellence in improving environmental performance and learning. Over the last few years, dedicated students and staff have worked tirelessly…

Starting secondary school in September 2021?

Dear parents and carers,   Applying for secondary school   If your child is starting secondary school in September 2021, the deadline for applications is 5pm on Monday 2 November…

Our plans for re-opening in September

16 July 2020 (updated 27 August to reflect new government advice on face coverings) Dear parents & carers As we reach the end of another academic year, I write to…

Virtual Sports Day: the results are in

On Monday 29 June we launched Virtual Sports Day, which took place over the whole week. To explain how it works, here are our PE Teachers: We had some amazing…

Take on the Co-op Manchester Minecraft Challenge!

Welcome to our academy in the wonderful world of Minecraft! Here are some things that you might like to do.  You might just want to explore for fun – but…

Transitioning from primary school to secondary school

During the summer term we usually welcome those Year 6 pupils who are joining us in September for our transition programme. Due to school closures that is not possible this…