December 2016

Figures in brackets show the number of stories for that month.

Posted: 22 Dec 2016

During December, fifteen OAT academies came together to create a newly formed ‘Science Network’ to share best practice on the impact of attainment and progress of students in Sciences.

Posted: 20 Dec 2016

Before students prepared to break up for Christmas holiday, the Student Parliament led on a heart-warming community project to make a positive contribution to their local area. They decided to make Christmas hampers for those they felt would be most-in-need during the festive season.

Posted: 14 Dec 2016

Students from Ormiston Forge Academy are celebrating winning the National Literacy Trust’s Voices writing competition. Savannah McFadden, aged 14 from Quarry Bank, received first place with her piece ‘My Little Meadow’. Fellow student Maymunar Nasir, aged 13 from Cradley Heath, received second runner-up for her poem ‘A Place Called Home’.

Posted: 9 Dec 2016

A bereavement group has been set-up to support students at Ormiston Ilkeston Enterprise Academy who have lost a parent or close relative.

Posted: 1 Dec 2016

High-achieving students from Ormiston Venture Academy in Norwich have visited Cambridge University to get an insight into life there.

Posted: 1 Dec 2016

Students and staff from five Ormiston Academies Trust (OAT) schools across the country have launched a unique collaborative initiative that will enhance performing arts education for their students.