This is an invitation to all parents of Year 4, 5 and 6 primary students to come and visit the Academy at either our Open Morning or Open Evening this September. It is a great opportunity to come with your child and have a look around the Academy’s Waterleat Road Centre, taking in the brilliant […]
The Year 7, Settling In Evening for parents took place on Thursday, 21st September 2017. We were very pleased to meet with so many parents at this event. Some parents requested an opportunity to view the PowerPoint presentations from the event, please click on the links below to download them: Expectations, Targets and Assessment ClassCharts Quick Start […]
The second rugby training session, saw a last minute game, scheduled against a keen Torquay Academy outfit. This was a chance for the students to impress their new peers and new coaches, and they certainly did that. The game was played in the correct manner with the emphasis on learning and coaching by both PCSA […]
On Tuesday 19th February, Year 10 and 11 BTEC Dance students took part in a workshop hosted by a professional company led by Lauren and Stacey from EXIM Dance Company, in partnership with Plymouth University as part of the Making Waves project. Students performed exercises in contemporary dance and improvisation and learned repertoire choreographed by […]
A huge well done to Year 8’s Trinity Richardson who has been selected to play football for Devon. She recently played in the County Championship where Devon “pitched” up against Cornwall, Dorset, Gloucester and Somerset. Congratulations Trinity!
The Year 9 Boys’ Rugby Team performed admirably on Wednesday 20th September in the annual tournament held at Forchess Cross in Newton Abbot. Promoted to the ‘Premiership’ half of the competition this year, the boys demonstrated a superb attitude throughout the day and more than held their own against the strongest teams in South Devon, […]
This week we look at: Further Information For further information click on the links below: Next Steps Apprenticehips Hairdressing and Beaurty Industry Authority Lifetime Training My World of Work
On Saturday staff, students and family members headed to the sun-soaked Velopark to complete the free 5km parkrun. We ran, jogged and walked the route around the Velopark track and the Leisure Centre field. For a number of us, this was our first time completing the distance so huge congratulations go to Ellie, Joel, Mrs […]
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On Sunday 10th September Lauren Ballinger from Year 11 (who spent her weekend baking a selection of delicious cakes) held a coffee morning in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support. The event was well attended and Lauren raised a fantastic £110.00 for this worthwhile charity. Well done Lauren!
We are delighted to announce our extensive Extra-Curricular Programme for the Autumn Term. We would be extremely pleased to see as many students as possible attending all of our clubs. All students are welcome. Students just need to arrive in the venue listed, at the appropriate time and day. Evidence has shown that those students […]