"Students make rapid progress from their various starting points and achieve outstandingly well."
"Students' behaviour around the academy is faultless. Attendance rates are high and punctuality exemplary."
"Students' moral, social and cultural development is promoted exceptionally well. Students' development of self-confidence is well-supported."
"All teachers enjoy strong relationships with their students and this inspires high levels of trust, confidence and commitment. Students are unreservedly proud of their school."
"Attainment in many subjects, especially English, Maths, Science and RE is significantly above national averages."
"Students have a wide range of opportunities to engage in high quality extra-curricular activities, trips and visits."
"The Sixth Form is Outstanding. Students achieve well and make excellent progress. They are ambitious, determined and highly confident young adults."
The audience were asked to imagine four famous people in a balloon soaring up into the sky when it became clear the balloon was not capable of carrying four people, but only one. Which one should stay?
For their final performance the Year 13 Performing Arts (Drama) group highly amused their ‘fans’ with their comedy stage adaptation of John Buchan’s 1915 novel ‘The 39 steps’.
This was a really informative trip for KS3 students to appreciate design and engineering in the film industry.