Monthly Archives: June 2020

BLM

As with all matters of inequality, we address this through learning. We want to state that NEWA is against any form of racism, we support the Black Lives Matter movement and we believe that learning is a force for positive change. Education is the most powerful weapon we have and it is important that we […]

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Live Lessons for years 10 and 12

18 June 2020 Dear parents/carers, From Monday 22nd June we are going to be rolling out live lessons using Microsoft Teams. We are hoping to have an hour lesson every week per subject, the lesson will be conducted by the regular class teacher. We appreciate there are going to be lots of questions and some […]

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Welcome back!

Today we were really happy to welcome back year 10. The return to school for Year 10 will only be for a couple of hours for each student every fortnight but we’ve been preparing really hard and we are very much looking forward to seeing our Year 10 students again. We’ll also be welcoming back […]

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OAT Virtual Sports Cup, Week 2

What a fantastic response we have had! I hope that we can continue with the momentum and keep those excitement and engagement levels up. If you’re able to send photos or videos of you completing the challenges each week, please send them to [email protected] from Wednesday morning along with how many challenges you have managed […]

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New Letter Added, Uniform Update

Two new letters have been added to the Letters page. To view the ‘Uniform Update Year 6’ letter click here… To View the ‘Uniform Update Years 7-10’ letter click here…

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OAT Virtual Sports Cup, Week 1

It’s the launch of the Virtual Sports Cup, this is an @OrmistonAcads sponsored house competition that is open to both staff and students. The PE department will be running this competition for the whole of June and each week a new sporting challenge will be released. There are many other OAT schools taking part and […]

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Year 10 and year 12 from June 15th 2020

01 June Dear Parents/Carers, I hope that you and your families are keeping well and students managed to take a break during half term, the weather was certainly very kind to us all. We had confirmation last week that students in year 10 and year 12 will start to have some contact time from the […]

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COVID-19 Updates

To follow the Academy’s latest updates regarding Coronavirus, click here… To access the student resource links, click here… To view recently added letters, click here… 01 June Dear Parents/Carers, I hope that you and your families are keeping well and students managed to take a break during half term, the weather was certainly very kind […]

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