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School Trip to ‘Jump Nation’ for boys and girls

For boys and girls:

Monday 10th October 2016

Thursday 13th October 2016

The school will be travelling to Europe’s largest trampoline park, ‘Jump Nation’ in Walsall next week as part of our LOTC initiative.

Trampolining is a very active sport and works extremely well with our healthy eating campaign.

 

School Closed for E’id Adha

The school will be closed for three days for the E’id al-Adhaa celebrations from Monday 12th September. School will resume as normal on Thursday 15th September.

2016 GCSE/IGCSE November and January/February resit deadlines

Deadline for November GCSE Edexcel & AQA Exams is 4th October 2016

Deadline for January/February Edexcel IGCSE Exams is 14th October 2016
Call or Email us for the entry forms.

iGCSE/GCSE Exam results pass rate up!!

IGCSE/GCSE Public Examination Results – Summer 2016

 

91% Subject Pass Rate

90% IGCSE English Language Pass Rate

89% IGCSE Mathematics Pass Rate

Readers absorb less on Kindles than on paper, study finds

A new study which found that readers using a Kindle were “significantly” worse than paperback readers at recalling when events occurred in a mystery story is part of major new Europe-wide research looking at the impact of digitisation on the reading experience…… [Full article]

Text Books For September – Order Now!

Textbooks for September 2016 – 2017 year can be ordered from the academy now with a 10% discount. You need to bring the book order form fully completed which was handed out before the end of term to the academy before Friday 2nd September 2016 with the correct amount. The school will be open from Monday 29th August 2016.

New Website

This is our new website and as you can see it looks much brighter and is easy to navigate. It is not yet fully complete, there are sections which still need completing and updating, but we hope to have these pages filled gradually in the coming days and weeks. Please bear with us in the meantime, and we thank you for your patience.

Sex Differences in the Brain

How male and female brains diverge is a hotly debated topic, but the study of model organisms points to differences that cannot be ignored.