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Open Evening June 2018

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You're invited to visit our fantastic academy. We're proud to show you what makes it such a special place to learn. Come and see our fantastic facilties June 21st between 4pm - 7pm with a BBQ and Entertainment.

Holiday Revision

Please note the following revision sessions will be taking place for our Year 11 students over the half term holiday:- Saturday 26th May - Geography (Manchester and Rio Statistics) in 2W17 with Miss Anscomb and Mr Moor Saturday 26th May - Drama (Catch up) - 10:00am - 12:00pm in 2Me1 Tuesday…

Science Museum Space Bus

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Pupils are ‘over the moon’ to have experienced the Science Museum Space VR bus on 17th April 2018. They found out more about the international space centre and experienced Tim Peake’s descent in the VR Soyeux capsule! It’s true, our pupils really do go places!

Great teamwork and sportsmanship!

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Well done to our Year 10 football team who displayed great teamwork and sportsmanship on 26th March against East Manchester Academy.  An enjoyable match - well done boys!

"Five a Day!"

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Four of our "Five A Day" on 22nd March!  Wonderful to hear of your love for Music, Maths, English and football! Great to see your commitment to your studies!

BBC Live Lessons

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22nd March saw our wonderful pupils join the BBC Live Lessons.  They thoroughly enjoyed taking part and asking questions of the presenters. We're looking forward to seeing the film online from Tuesday.

Outstanding turnout to Options Evening

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An outstanding turnout to Options Evening on 22nd March.  Thank you to our fantastic school community for coming together to discuss your child's next steps in their school career.

The power of music and poetry!

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Our talented young people who demonstrated the power of music and poetry on 21st March. They took risks, improvised together and created a unique interpretation of a well known piece. They were privileged to perform alongside the Northern Chamber Orchestra, poet Mike Garry, and solo cellist, baritone, actor and director Matthew…

Rehearsals taking shape ...

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Great to see the music and poetry taking shape.   Taking risks together to produce an outstanding piece of performance. Can’t wait to hear it on Wednesday!

Football for Sports Relief!

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What a fantastic event on 20th March!  Staff and students coming together once again for Sports Relief!   Great to see such enjoyment for sport and a real team effort! 

Staff v Pupils!!

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Staff and pupils enjoyed a netball match on 20th March as part of Sport Relief! Such a fabulous way to get fit, have fun and raise money!

Miss Wilding's "golden eggs!"

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Miss Wilding awarding her first set of golden eggs to students on 20th March!   Outstanding work - well done!

Geography concepts and structures ...

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This week in Geography we’ve already seen some great homework and interesting ways to help pupils remember both concepts and structures!    Great to see such creativity from our pupils and real enjoyment in their learning.  

MUFC Tour!

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19th March saw a large number of students in Year 9 enjoying a tour around MUFC as part of a reward visit for being fantastic students. Well done!

Demonstrating our values ...

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Year 8, you were superb! Always a shame to get knocked out in the semi-finals on penalties, but it happens to the best teams!  Well done for demonstrating our values in action and for being such great competitors and team players! 

Table Tennis for Sports Relief!

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Great to see staff and students taking part and  enjoying our table tennis tournament for Sports Relief on 19th March!

Problem solving at breakfast ...

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Fantastic turnout to the Year 7 Problem Solving breakfast on 16th March. Fantastic to see our pupils coming into school early to ‘talk maths’ and developing such important skills!

Visualising network in Computer Science ...

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Our pupils have been visualising what a network looks like in computer science using this innovative approach on 15th March! Great to see such creativity in learning!

Year 10 "Five a Day!"

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What a pleasure it was to meet more students selected for ‘five a day’ on 16th March. Such a diverse range of interests and a strong desire to succeed!

Year 8 Equality!

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What an excellent assembly on ‘equality’ on 16th March from our wonderful Year 8 students!