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  • Year 11 and 12 students - get involved in National Citizenship Service Program. 15 spaces are available on this summer's National Citizenship Service (NCS) Program. It is an amazing project and lots of fun. Click here to view the letter from Lionel ...
    Posted 21 May 2015, 04:47 by Karen Tuck
  • Dance Show - tonight at 7pm
    Posted 20 May 2015, 23:48 by Karen Tuck
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  • Principal's Blog - Friday 22nd May Thank you to the parents who came along to the Year 10 parent consultation event on Wednesday evening, we had very positive feedback and there were lots of focussed conversations about how students can improve in their subjects as they approach Year 11. We shared the proposed schedule of Parent Consultation events, tracking and reports for next year with our Parent Forum Group this week. They gave us their input as to when they feel each event is best placed in the academic year. As soon as this has been finalised we will share will all parents. Congratulations to all students who were involved in the Dance Show last night, it was a spectacular showcase of all the hard work ...
    Posted by Karen Tuck
  • Principal's Blog - Friday 15th May Exam season is well under way and I have been impressed with the behaviour and attitudes of students taking their exams this week. We hope to see lots of Year 10 parents at the consultation event on Wednesday 20th May so we can work with parents and students to ensure they are as prepared as possible when they enter Year 11. There is a letter on our website detailing the arrangements for this day (click here); students in Years 7-10 will finish school at 1pm. Thank you in advance for your support in allowing the trial of the new format of Parent Consultation. Students involved in the STEM Hovercraft project showcased the Hovercraft they have built to other ...
    Posted 15 May 2015, 04:06 by Karen Tuck
  • Principal's Blog - Friday 8th May I had a wonderful evening on Wednesday celebrating the Class of 2015 at the Year 11 Presentation Evening. Teachers, House Leaders and the Senior Leadership team celebrated the fantastic achievements of so many of our students. Thank you to Kim Buckland MBE who was an inspirational guest speaker on the evening. SBA’s first Literary Festival this week was a great success. It was lovely to see students experiencing the work of a diverse range of authors; developing their interest in literature and writing throughout the week.  ‘Adisa’ a performance poet visited the academy on Tuesday and gave an engaging talk to Year 9 students; he also delivered a poetry workshop with Year 10 students. Over 50 students entered the ...
    Posted 8 May 2015, 02:41 by Karen Tuck
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    Posted 8 May 2015, 07:27 by Karen Tuck
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22nd May 
Year 11 Prom 

2nd, 3rd, 4th June 
Year 6 Transition Days

W/C 8th June 
Year 5 & 6 Transition Events

19th June 
Yellow House Walk 

17 & 19th June 
School Production 

W/C 22nd June
National School Sports Week 

17 & 19th June 
School Production 

20th June 
Global Rock Premier Final 

23rd & 24th June 
Baylink Olympics
(reserve dates 25th & 26th June) 

30th June & 1st July
High Performance Academy Camp 

W/C 29th June 
Year 10 exams week

2nd & 3rd July 
Year 6 Intake Days 

6th, 7th & 8th July
Sixth Form Induction

9th July 
Sports Day 

14th July 
Celebration Day 

15th July 
Curriculum Focus Day 

17th July 
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