Monthly Archives: January 2018

BSL

Eleven of our Sixth Form students are foregoing their lunchtime break and choosing to spend the time learning British Sign Language with the support of Miss Evans, one of our Sixth Form Academic Coaches. Within Britain the most common form of Sign Language is called British Sign Language (BSL). BSL has its own grammatical structure […]

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Photography Awards 2018

Each year the Wolverhampton Photography Society, in Collaboration with the Rotary Club of Tettenhall, host their annual Wolverhampton Young Photographers Competition. All schools and young people across Wolverhampton were invited to enter. The competition finale, held on Monday 22nd January, saw Ormiston NEW Academy students excel in the four categories that they entered. Every photography […]

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NEW’s Young Star!

Having been nominated for a Great Bid Thank You award, one of our Year 7 students Owen Perks walked away with the Young Star Award.   Finalists, celebrities and sponsors all gathered on Thursday 18th January at the Express & Star’s Great Big Thank You Awards 2018, to discover who the readers had chosen to […]

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NEW Poem

  If you can show enthusiasm, when all around you sigh, And in spite of struggling, always be willing to give anything a try; If you arrive on time each day, professional and smart, When others dawdle through the gates reluctant to play their part; If you inspire others, with creativity and flare, And help […]

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Quality in Careers Standard Award

The academy has recently been awarded with the Quality Award in Careers Education, Information, Advice and Guidance (CEIAG). This is a huge achievement for the academy and many congratulations go to Mrs Flanagan and her department for their tireless work in achieving this Award.   For more information on the award, go to their website […]

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Knife Crime Awareness Assemblies

Wednesday 17th January PC Rob Pedley and Alison Cope visited the academy to talk to students in Years 8, 9, 10 and 11 about choices and consequences. In September 2013, Alison’s son Joshua Ribera was stabbed to death at a party to commemorate the life of a friend who had died in a stabbing the […]

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Girls Street Cricket

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Wolverhampton Young Photographer 2017

We are proud to announce we have several students through to the finals of the Wolverhampton Young Photographers Competition. With 16 entrants out of 40 into the finals, this is a great achievement.   The WYP Exhibition will take place Saturday 20th January 2018 from 11am – 2pm. The Viner Gallery, Merridale Lane, WV3 9RB   […]

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ONA Talent Show

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