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Get Caught Reading

Ormiston New Academy, in Fordhouses Wolverhampton, developed the initiative to encourage students to read during their free time. If students are ‘caught’ reading a book or magazine of their choice by a member of staff they are given a slip that gives them an automatic invite to a reading celebration assembly at the end of […]

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Open Events 2021 | There’s still time to apply

October 2021 Dear Parent/Guardian, Thank you for your interest in NEWA and thank you for considering entrusting us with your child’s education. Choosing the right secondary school is one of the most important decisions you will make as a parent so I am honoured that you are thinking of us. As many of you are […]

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OPEN DAY | Early finish

Dear Parents/Carers, We are really excited to be able to run this year’s Open Events on Thursday 30th September and Saturday 2nd October. In order to give our staff time to prepare for the event, we will be finishing early on Thursday 30th September. The Academy will close at 1.15pm for students and we will […]

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Dear Parent/Carer, As part of your child’s education at the Academy, we promote personal wellbeing and development through a comprehensive taught programme of Personal, Social, Health and Economic (PSHE) education. This gives young people the knowledge, understanding, attitudes and practical skills to live healthy, safe, productive and fulfilled lives, both now and in the future. […]

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COVID Update | Autumn 2021

Dear Parents and Carers, I hope you are all well and that your child is settling into the new term. It’s great to have everyone back at the academy, and we are very much looking forward to the year ahead. In light of the new term starting, I thought it would be helpful to get […]

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Start of Term Reminder

This is a quick reminder of what the start of the term will look like. If you have any questions please contact us on 01902 623 111 or [email protected] Year Group First Lateral Flow Test Opportunity Second Lateral Flow Test Opportunity Return to School 7 Thursday 2nd September1.00pm – 3.00pm Monday 6th September10.00am – 12.00pm […]

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Ormiston NEW Academy students collect their GCSE results

Students at NEWA in Wolverhampton are celebrating today after receiving their GCSE results, enabling them to embark on the next chapter of their education. Staff and students joined together to celebrate the achievements, at the end of what has been another unusual year in light of COVID-19 and the cancellation of examinations. Despite this, the […]

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Ormiston NEW Academy students collect their post 16 results

Students and staff at NEWA are celebrating today after receiving their post 16 results, enabling them to secure places at their chosen universities, on coveted apprenticeships and selected jobs. Despite it being another unusual academic year due to the pandemic, students at NEWA’s sixth form, which is sponsored by Ormiston Academies Trust (OAT), have achieved […]

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A Fantastic Week at Transition Camp.

What a fantastic week at Ormiston NEW Academy Transition camp! It’s been amazing to meet all of our new year 7 students, joining in September. From visits to Hollywood Bowl to exploring the West Midlands Safari Park. Staff, students and the community have all had a fantastic time and some wonderful feedback. A parent said: […]

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Open Events | Book Your Bubble Now!

Parents of children moving into year 7 in September 2022 can now apply for their places and we are delighted to be able to announce our open event dates for September. Students and their parents will be able to book their bubbles for Thursday 30th September, Saturday 2nd October or Monday, Tuesday or Wednesday the following week.  We have […]

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