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Down to business: enterprise students win not one, but two trophies in competition

Year 10 Enterprise students brought home the silver from a business challenge against other schools. The two trophies, now proudly displayed for all to see, represent the achievements of two…

ICT/Computer Science/Business Studies

“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

Empowering girls to choose tech careers

Our academy is working with a national organisation to inspire girls to think about careers in the tech industry, which has been male-dominated for too long.  InnovateHer is an 8…

ICT/Computer Science/Business Studies, Science

Year 10 coached on using social media to their advantage

We were delighted when Co-op Digital invited our Year 10 students to The Federation – a space in Manchester City Centre where digital innovators work together. Students met the team…

ICT/Computer Science/Business Studies

Urban Care – our Young Enterprise group makes a difference to local people

Urban Care is our Year 10 Young Enterprise group. Urban Care runs as a social enterprise whose goal is to send care packages to the homeless. The students decided that…

ICT/Computer Science/Business Studies