Category Archives: News

iPads: Make A New Insurance Or Warranty Claim

If you have an iPad that has been purchased through our iPad scheme, and you need to make an insurance or warranty claim.  Please be aware we are unable to assist with these as all claims must be made through EduTech and the insurance underwriters. We are also unable to assist with claims relating to […]

Strike Action on 2.5.23

One of the largest teaching unions, the National Education Union (NEU), has voted to take industrial action.  This industrial action is due to a national dispute between the teaching unions and the Government over Teachers’ pay.  This is not a local dispute between our staff and the school.  I know how passionately the staff here […]

Year 8 Parents Evening (Tue 14 Mar 2023)

Parents of Year 8 students, are now invited to register for Parents’ Evening.  This takes place virtually over a video call and has the added benefits of enabling parents to speak with as many of their child’s teachers as they wish to, promptly and on time.  Year 8 parents have now received an email with […]

Apply for admission

Applications (for current year 6 students) for admission in September 2023, had to be made by parents to Staffordshire County Council and closed on 31 October 2022. You can still make an in-year transfer application.  For help with this, please email: If your child currently attends: a school within Staffordshire, you can download an […]

Y10 Performing Arts and The Royal Opera House.

In October of this academic year, 3 of our current Y10 BTEC Tech Performing Arts students were invited to work alongside industry professionals from The Royal Opera House in London. Since then, they have been hard at work, learning about the 6 stages of the design process as well as creating ideas for designs in […]

OFQUAL Letter to Parents and Students

  Dear Student You have shown so much resilience during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and continue to do so as we move towards normality as a country.  As Chief Regulator my job is to make sure that the exams and formal assessments you take are as fair as they can be, setting you up for […]

Year 7 iPad Launch – DEADLINE EXTENDED

*The sign-up portal is now open until Sunday 18 November 2022* We are delighted to announce that the portal for the iPad Adoption Programme 2022 is now live, for our new Year 7 students this academic year.   The introduction to the programme started in 2019, and we have successfully equipped our students in year 8, […]

Book your tour

*Formal tours are now fully booked.  To arrange a personalised tour, please call us on 01782 367650* If you were unable to come to our recent Open Evening, you are warmly invited to come along to one of our Academy Tours during the school day. We have a range of dates and times available to […]

Open Evening 27th September

OPEN EVENING Tues 27 September 2022 (6-9pm)  Presentation from the Principal at 6pm, 7pm and 8pm    We are delighted to announce that our Open Evening will take place on Tues 27 September 2022.   Aimed at Year 5 and Year 6 students and parents, this is an opportunity to come and find out all […]