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“Grime gave me a voice.” Year 11 students lecture their teachers in a public speaking showcase

On Thursday 17 January, Year 11 students took to the stage to deliver entertaining and informative lectures to an audience of their parents, teachers and peers.

English, Expressive Arts (Art/Drama/Music), Humanities (History/Geography & RE), ICT/Computer Science/Business Studies, Maths, PE, Science, Technology

Unveiling Islam – guest speaker joins our GCSE RE lesson

In December we welcomed Mr Naseem from the Myriad Foundation to run a workshop called ‘Islamophobia and Misconceptions in Islam’. The workshop was delivered to GCSE students studying Ethics and…

Humanities (History/Geography & RE)

Our students stage a dramatic production to commemorate Armistice Day

On Monday 12 November, students from all Year Groups staged a powerful performance to commemorate 100 years since the end of the First World War.

Expressive Arts (Art/Drama/Music), Humanities (History/Geography & RE)

Visit to the International Slavery Museum in Liverpool

Year 8 recently visited the International Slavery Museum in Liverpool, which is dedicated to letting people ‘hear the untold stories of enslaved people and learn about historical and contemporary slavery.’ Students…

Humanities (History/Geography & RE)

Silver award for our student Eco Club

Our student-run Eco Club recently achieved the Silver Eco Schools award. The award recognises the work done by the students and staff to create an action plan to make the academy more environmentally…

Humanities (History/Geography & RE)

Pompeii, pizza, proud: three words to describe our trip to Italy

In the October half term a group of Year 10 Geography students travelled to Naples in Italy. Miss North was extremely proud of the group who were fantastic ambassadors for the…

Humanities (History/Geography & RE)