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Teaming up with Football Beyond Borders

A lucky group of our Year 8 students recently started a new long-term programme that we are running with Football Beyond Borders – a charity which uses the power of…

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

Bake-off mania reaches the academy

The finals of our Great CAM Bake-Off were held live during assemblies in December. The challenge, set by the Technology department, invited students to represent their academy Family across a…

Technology

Continuous improvement: minutes from our December Parent Forum

A round-up of discussions from Parent Forum (December 2019) including the minutes

Spreading festive cheer across the generations

Around 100 senior citizens were welcomed by our students to our annual Senior Citizens Christmas Party on Wednesday 4 December, 2019. Our visitors were waited on by students from Years…

BBC visits to find out how we’re helping to build a stronger North Manchester community

Did you hear our students, parents and Principal on the radio on the morning of Friday 22 November? BBC Radio Manchester came along to find out some positive news stories…

World class ballet comes to Blackley

In November, we were delighted to host staff and students from the London Russian Ballet School for two very special performances of Ballets Russes and Beyond which featured music from…

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

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

Update: work experience has been cancelled due to Covid-19 This week we have launched work experience for Year 10 students.   What is work experience? Work experience will provide your…

Careers & work experience

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…