Academy news

Students at Ormiston Denes Academy awarded a coveted Eco-Schools Green Flag

  21st July 2022

Students at Ormiston Denes Academy have earned an international accreditation this academic year, recognising their amazing work in making their school more environmentally friendly and raising eco-awareness in fellow students. Eco-Schools is an international education programme that prompts young people to explore sustainability and climate change and take action. Students at Ormiston Denes Academy collaborated […]

New Eco Code for Ormiston Denes Academy

  12th July 2022

We are excited to announce that the Schools Eco Council have now announced their Eco Code for Ormiston Denes Academy.

World of Work Week

  8th July 2022

The Year 10 Raising Achievement and World of Work Week takes place at the academy during the week commencing 11th July 2022. Below are some helpful websites to access: https://www.myworldofwork.co.uk/ https://www.icanbea.org.uk/ https://nationalcareers.service.gov.uk/ https://www.themasontrust.org/about/

Year 11 Leavers Video 2022

  8th July 2022

OAT STEM Fest – Miami 2024!

  24th June 2022

Former Student Honoured on 40th Falklands Anniversary

  6th June 2022

On Thursday 2nd June 2022, we were very proud to have students, Archie, Amy and Calum, represent the school in a memorial service and plaque unveiling to the late David Parr, for the 40th Anniversary of the Falklands. Mayor of Lowestoft, Councillor Alan Green, Lieutenant General Jonathan Page OBE and Mr Philip Turner, Chairman of […]

Festival of Suffolk 2022

  28th May 2022

We were proud to be part of the Festival of Suffolk as the torch left Ness Point, the most easterly part of Great Britain. The Lowestoft Town Council reported on the story, including thanks to Head Boy, Archie who was the Lowestoft Town Council torch bearer. You can read council’s full story on their Facebook […]

Raising of the Union Jack Flag for the Platinum Jubilee

  27th May 2022

This year, Her Majesty the Queen became the first British Monarch to celebrate a Platinum Jubilee, marking 70 years of service to the people of the United Kingdom, the Realms and the Commonwealth. To celebrate this unprecedented anniversary, various events have been taking place in the academy, and this morning staff and students came together […]

Platinum Jubilee Treats on the Field

  27th May 2022

The canteen staff have prepared some Platinum Jubilee treats for the street party on the field today! At lunchtime, students will get the chance to enjoy Victoria sponge muffins, jammie shortbread crowns and cheese and fruit mini scones and also enjoy a variety of games!

Cheque Presentation to Local LGBT+ Project

  24th May 2022

Ormiston Denes Academy students are delighted to be presenting a cheque to the Norfolk LGBT+ Project after their fundraising production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream .The PRIDE production, the first ever held at the academy, was entirely run by students and audiences made a charitable donation in exchange for their tickets. A total of £150 […]