19 June 2013
Following a recent inspection, Ofsted have given our Academy a grading of ‘good’ and we were praised for providing an education which is ‘motivational, meaningful and memorable’.
19 June 2013
Year 12 Spanish enjoyed a cultural event at Sunderland University on Monday 17th June with other linguists from the north east that allowed them to get a taste of Year 13 cultural study work.
14 June 2013
On Wednesday 12th June, twelve Gifted and Talented students from Years 8 and 9 took part in the Teesside 'Gifted and Talented Science and Technology Challenge Day'
05 June 2013
During the bank holiday weekend in May, a group of students and staff undertook the annual 140 mile coast to coast charity bike ride. This year the money raised will be going to the Neonatal unit at James Cook Hospital.
23 May 2013
On Tuesday 23rd April on a bright spring evening the dining hall was turned into a concert venue. Over a hundred sudents from mixed year groups entertained a large audience in the spring concert.
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.