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CPS celebrating Black History Month

22 October 2021

Students from Year 12 Criminology had the opportunity this week to participate in a virtual session with the Crown Prosecution Service, celebrating Black History Month. The session was designed to show students the different career pathways into law and into the CPS, either through a graduate route or apprenticeship route. Students also learned about how […]

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Inspire My Future

13 October 2021

The Year 10 Health and Social group visited the ‘Inspire My Future’ Show last week at Millennium Point.  It was an opportunity to research future pathways, learn about the labour market and network with prospective colleges, training providers and employers.  They learned a great deal and had an enjoyable time with the range of activities […]

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Jeans for Genes Day

30 September 2021

Friday 17th September was our first charity event of the year where we raised money for Jeans for Genes. A big thank you goes out to our students, staff and parents/carers as we have raised a huge £800.30 for the charity and every penny of what has been raised will go to help fund research […]

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Sale of school uniform

26 July 2021

An outbreak of Covid 19 at our Uniform suppliers means we must cancel the sale of school uniform next week. Gogna will be in school on Thursday 5th August & Friday 6th August, 12 noon to 6.00pm, located in our Sports Hall. Gogna’s shop in Oldbury is still open for business if parents wish to […]

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Free school Meal Vouchers

16 July 2021

We are currently in the process of issuing Free School meal vouchers for the Summer holiday period. All FSM entitled students should receive their vouchers via text or email over the next few days. If you have not received your voucher by 10am on Tuesday 20th July then please contact reception at the earliest opportunity.

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DT Trip Feedback

14 July 2021

Yesterday saw the DT team take the first large trip out post COVID to Stratford Upon Avon’s Mechanical Art and Design Museum. The Y10 students had been looking forward to the trip and it linked well with the mechanical project they had been working on in lesson. Students had the opportunity to experience and interact […]

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RSA8 Newsletter

13 July 2021

Dear Parents and Carers, we hope you are all well. This term, to help spread some positivity following the horrendous experiences of the last 18 months, our RSA8 students have been creating an Academy newsletter filled with positive articles.   TEAtime (Tipton Everyday Action) was designed, written and edited by nine of our amazing Year […]

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Summer Re-opened

Summer Re-opened   Here’s a round up of activities and programmes available to young people during the summer. Youth Services re-opened Sandwell Youth Service will also be re-opening some of its youth clubs from this week at the following locations: Tanhouse Youth Club (Re-opening 6th July)  Tanhouse Community Centre, Hamstead Road, Great Barr, B43 5EL […]

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Summer Reading Challenge

12 July 2021

Message: Hi everyone!  As part of our school initiative to improve reading culture and skills for all students, we are asking students in all year groups to take part in a Summer reading challenge.  Letters have been sent home with all of the details and there is an electronic copy saved in your English Teams […]

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Raising awareness about Monkey App

8 July 2021

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