Academy news

  21st February 2022

Today is International Mother Language Day and we are so proud of the diversity of languages we have here in our academy!

OAT Matholympics Competition

  18th February 2022

The Ormiston Academies Trust MathOlympics is coming to an end… well done to everyone that participated! Here are some brilliant examples of the great effort and ideas our students had. Winners to be announced after half term!

Student Nominations for OAT Awards!

  16th February 2022

Congratulations Harley and Archie who were nominated by staff for this year’s Ormiston Academies Trust Awards!Although just missing out on the top award, we are immensely proud of them, well done to both of you.

ODA Student is Suffolk Youth MP Candidate

  16th February 2022

Election month for the Youth MP for Suffolk is here and we are really proud and excited for our Senior Prefect, Izzy who is one of 8 candidates! Students will be given the opportunity and experience to vote during form time with results being announced on the 10th March by the Suffolk Youth Council. Good […]

Duke of Edinburgh Award Update

  11th February 2022

A huge well done to our Duke Of Edinburgh Award groups over last few weeks! They have been working on reading maps, grid references, contour lines, and orienteering. Everyone is getting on well with their skills, physical section and it’s great seeing their volunteering efforts in the community too.

Ormiston Academies Trust Matholympics Team Challenge

  11th February 2022

The Ormiston Academies Trust Matholympics Team Challenge is taking place from the 7th – 18th February – get involved!

Year 8 Interactive Talk the Talk Workshop

  4th February 2022

Year 8 students participated in an exciting and interactive workshop this week. Talk About Communication was an engaging oracy workshop aimed to teach and develop the use of structure in presentations, essay writing and exam answers. Students were taught to identify and use persuasive language techniques to get their message across, which will them them […]

Year 7 Indoor Athletics Team

  3rd February 2022

Well done to the Year 7 indoor athletics team who ran, jumped and gave it their all in the first of the Year 7 indoor athletics competition! Everyone of them should be extremely proud of their performance.

Suffolk Young Carers Drop In

  3rd February 2022

Suffolk Young Carers will be in the academy tomorrow for their lunchtime drop in session and all young carers are welcome. If you need any more information, please speak to Mrs Richings.

Year 7 French Pen Pals

  2nd February 2022

Year 7 have written back to their pen pals in our twin town of Plaisir. They were matched with students at Coll├Ęge Guillaume Apollinaire in France and were absolutely delighted to receive cards and messages from them just after Christmas! Our students have now replied in French and are looking forward to getting another letter […]