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  • Summer School Information Summer Activity Programme August 3rd – August 14th Please see below the programme for Summer School, we look forward to seeing you on Monday 3rd August at 10am in ...
    Posted 23 Jul 2015, 02:10 by Karen Tuck
  • SBA Highlights Magazine 2014-15 Click here to read our end of year 'Highlights' magazine showing just a snapshot of the incredible things that have taken place at Sandown Bay Academy this year. 
    Posted 16 Jul 2015, 09:56 by Karen Tuck
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  • Principal's Blog - Friday 17th July It is now time for the summer break and I hope that all of the Academy staff and students have a wonderful time whether it be on the sunny Isle of Wight or elsewhere. It has been a great year for Sandown Bay. Previous blogs have relayed that the Academy has improved significantly and this has been confirmed at various points by Ofsted and others.  We have also maintained a sense of excitement and our students have had a range of opportunities that I have never seen on such scale. All of these are recorded in hundreds of photographs that have been published on this blog during the course of the year. As you will know, this is my final ...
    Posted 17 Jul 2015, 02:09 by Karen Tuck
  • Principal's Blog - Friday 10th July As we fast approach the end of term it is good to reflect on the successes this year; in October, following an Ofsted inspection the academy was removed from special measures.  Subsequent visits have confirmed that the school has continued to improve. I have been incredibly impressed with the commitment from students to embrace the huge range of opportunities on offer at Sandown Bay Academy. Student leadership, house activities, sports, trips, university visits; there is so much on offer for students every single week.From September there will be some significant changes to ensure that we continue to improve at a fast pace and that more students gain access to the care and support that we are proud to offer ...
    Posted 10 Jul 2015, 06:06 by Karen Tuck
  • Principal's Blog Friday 3rd July We have had another busy week in the glorious sunshine at Sandown. I was pleased to meet the Year 6 students again this week and to see that they are confident, happy and excited to start with us in September. Year 13 students enjoyed their end of term celebration last Friday evening, marking the end of their five years at Sandown Bay Academy. I wish them every success in the future, either at university or in employment. Please keep in touch and let us know how you are getting on.  Year 10 and 11 students studying Applied Learning have worked hard this year setting up an allotment. They have been growing courgettes, marrows, beetroot, cabbages, cauliflowers, lettuce, sweetcorn and lots ...
    Posted 3 Jul 2015, 01:26 by Karen Tuck
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  • Newsletter 18 - Thursday 16th July CLICK HERE to read Newsletter 18 - Thursday 16th July 
    Posted 16 Jul 2015, 09:53 by Karen Tuck
  • Newsletter 17 - Friday 3rd July CLICK HERE to read Newsletter 17 - Friday 3rd July 
    Posted 3 Jul 2015, 05:33 by Karen Tuck
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Diary Dates

17th July 
Last day of term 
Students finish at 1pm 

13th August 
AS/A2 Results 

20th August 
GCSE Results 

Thursday 3rd September  
First day of term for students in Years 7-11 plus Year 13

Friday 4th September  
First day of term for Year 12 students