Skip to content ↓
Ashcroft Technology Academy

Ashcroft Technology Academy

News

Page 1

  • Certificate collection day – 11th December 2017

    Published 15/11/17

    Current and ex-students are welcome to collect their certificates from the conference room (reception) from 1pm until 3.15pm on this date.

    Read More
  • IB Open Forum - 29th November 6-7pm

    Published 20/10/17

    Come along to our IB Open Forum on 29th November or, get in touch to arrange a day of shadowing IB lessons

    Read More
  • Sixth Form Parents' Evening - 16th November 2017

    Published 17/10/17

    Please note that our Sixth Form Parents’ Evening will take place at 6pm on Thursday 16 November.

    Read More
  • Apply online now for Sixth Form 2018 entry

    Published 21/07/17

    We are now accepting applications from suitably qualified, ambitious prospective students for 2018 entry.  Click here to complete our online form.

    Read More
  • Horniman Museum Trip

    Published 30/06/17

    Last Friday, the Year 9 GCSE Music class visited the Horniman Museum in Forest Hill to explore their vast instrument collection and to take part in a Gamelan workshop.

    Read More
  • GCSEs are changing

    Published 23/06/17

    GCSEs in England are changing. The courses and exams have been changed to ensure that young people have the knowledge and skills they need to succeed in the 21st century. The new GCSEs will ensure that students leave school prepared to work or further study. They cover more challenging content and are designed to match standards in the strongest performing education systems elsewhere in the world.

    More detailed information can be obtained from the DoE website link: https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/
    attachment_data/file/620547/GCSE_Factsheet_parentFormatted__1_.pdf

    Read More
  • Poetry Competition

    Published 23/06/17

    On Tuesday evening, the final recital of the Ashcroft Poetry Competition 2017 took place in the drama studio. Student from Years 7, 8 and 9 stepped into the spotlight and performed a mixture of their favourite work by published poets and their self-penned poems in front of an audience of parents and teachers

    Read More
  • Honours Trip to Winton Gallery

    Published 16/06/17

    Year 7 and 8 Honours students had the opportunity to visit the Winton Gallery at the Science Museum and introduced to the powerful stories about the work of mathematicians in the broadest sense, from salespeople to sailors, aircraft engineers to bankers, and gamblers to garden designers.

    Read More
  • Oxbridge Preparation

    Published 16/06/17

    Last Saturday, our Oxbridge group of 20 students attended an Oxbridge preparation day to support them in their applications to either Oxford or Cambridge university.  

    Read More
  • Hyde Park 'Speak Up' Challenge

    Published 16/06/17

    Praise is due to the Year 9s below, who represented the Academy last Friday in the Hyde Park ‘Speak Up’ Challenge. They demonstrated excellent debating skills, confidence and intelligence, and were impeccably well behaved throughout the day.

    Read More
  • Short Story Competition

    Published 26/05/17

    Last week saw the conclusion of the 3rd annual English department Short Story Competition. Students were asked to submit entries in categories of children’s story, graphic novel, non-fiction and fiction, and we had a staggering number of entries across KS3 and KS4, reaching well above 350 in total.

    Read More
  • Debate Mate Workshop

    Published 18/05/17

    Fantastic debating workshop held this week with a representative from the Debate Mate organisation.

    Read More