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Spring Newsletter

The Spring term Newsletter has now been released and can be downloaded here… – Read all about the recent events and action the Academy has been involved in over the past few months. If you would like to see previous Newsletters, follow this link…

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GCSE POD

Check out GCSEPod for some great revision resources to help you towards the grades you want!

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ONAthon. The Results!

TeamONA are doing their part in raising money for Sport Relief and awareness for mental health with the ‘ONAthon’.  Students and staff will take it in turns cycling for 20 minute slots for three days! In the name of Sport Relief, this is going to take some serious team effort! #TeamONA   We can now […]

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Lessons with a twist!

Great to have Soulbox and J-Sol in over the past couple of weeks, delivering lessons with a twist! Choices, consequences and careers have been explored by students with a musical edge! See our gallery below…    

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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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ONA’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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ONA Poet published in The Spectator

Our resident poet, Miss Roden, has received recognition for her poetry with her latest poems being published in one of the oldest and most prestigious publications in the UK, The Spectator. The Spectator magazine, established in 1828, features the best British journalists, authors, critics and cartoonists and is the best-written and most influential weekly in […]

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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. To see the confirmation letter, click here…   For more information […]

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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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