27 Nov 2014
Post 16 students were invited by ex-student and BBC's Steph McGovern to visit the skills show at Birmingham NEC; an event that attracts over 75,000 people each year with over 600 exhibitors taking part.
20 Nov 2014
The annual Sports Presentation Awards 2014 was a huge success with over 300 students and parents in attendance. It was a pleasure to celebrate our students’ achievements over the past academic year.
11 Nov 2014
On the 11th November, the Academy observed a one minute silence for Remembrance Day. Normal activities stopped as the whole school watched a special televised broadcast.
7 Nov 2014
The Academy is tremendously proud of many of our former students. We want you to keep in touch and to tell us how you are doing, to find out how read on...
6 Nov 2014
The Academy was delighted to receive a handsome cheque from Graham Howard, President of the Northern Counties Builders Federation.
It has been another busy and productive year at the Academy. With such a competitive jobs market, never has it been so important for young people to leave school well qualified and with the right personal qualities which employers require.
We aim to offer an aspirational and supportive framework where students can thrive and develop these qualities. We think this is best achieved by trying to strike a balance between academic achievement and extra-curricular opportunities.
This review captures some of the highlights of a busy year.