Academy news

OAT East Showcase 2021

  29th July 2021

Students across the region have been putting together a Showcase to celebrate their work in the Performing Arts during 2021. Each school created a devised piece based on a given stimulus. Our students here at Ormiston Denes Academy created their own telling of a familiar tale called ‘Alice’.

Year 7 Language Students Receive Royal Surprise

  15th April 2021

Year 7 students at Ormiston Denes Academy have found an exciting way of practising their language skills – by writing to royal families across Europe. The students made Christmas cards to send to the royal families last year as part of their language lessons and when we returned to in-school teaching, they were delighted to […]

Easter treats for the community!

  12th April 2021

Before the Easter holiday, students from Ormiston Denes Academy, supported by the #iwill project, filled and donated 100 bags to organisations in the local area. The Easter card was also designed by Mia in Year 9. Easter goody bags and cards were delivered to Topcats Charity, Outreach on the Streets, Harleston House and YMCA Childcare […]

My Tutor

  25th March 2021

What is MyTutor? MyTutor matches students with a kind and friendly​ tutor studying at a top university somewhere in the UK. Tutors are talented, bright, and have recently sat their GCSEs and A Levels, so they understand how stressful​ exams can be. With regular attendance, MyTutor lessons can help students gain confidence in their subject […]

Anti- Bullying Week 2020

  16th November 2020

The theme this year for Anti- Bullying Week is “United Against Bullying” and all students at Ormiston Denes Academy will watch a virtual assembly during form time, to raise awareness. They will also be given a poster to create their own pledge against bullying, enabling us all to stand united against bullying. This poster will […]

Remembrance Day 2020

  11th November 2020

To mark Remembrance Day, our remembrance ceremony was held during tutor time across Years 7-11. This provided all our students with a time to reflect and pay their respects to commemorate the servicemen and women from Britain and the Commonwealth who sacrificed their lives for our freedom, whilst remaining in their bubbles. Across the academy, […]

The Lord Lieutenant of Suffolk Award

  9th October 2020

We are proud to have been awarded The Lord Lieutenant of Suffolk Award. The award recognises the service provided by the academy to the community during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Virtual Introduction to Ormiston Denes Academy

  24th September 2020

Our new interactive school prospectus gives the information you need to find out why Ormiston Denes Academy should be your school of choice. Our unique QR codes will enhance your experience within each section.

Mrs Buckenham’s Recipe Book 2020!

  28th April 2020

Mrs Buckenham has created this cookbook for all skill levels. Take a look and make something tasty!

Ormiston Denes Dance Video from the OAT East competition

  25th February 2020

Following on from the successful OAT EAST Dance competition, the full video performance from our students can be seen here: