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Update| The latest DfE Guidance for Schools

Dear parents and carers, I am writing to let you know that we have been instructed to reintroduce the wearing of masks for students, staff and visitors from tomorrow (Tuesday 30th November 2021). The latest DfE guidance for schools is as follows: >Face coverings should be worn in communal areas in all settings by staff, […]

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Update | Last Day of Term and Reopening After Christmas Break

Dear parents and carers, Inset and term datesI am writing to inform you of the upcoming Christmas holiday academy closure and training days.I appreciate that parents require as much notice of these days as possible. Christmas HolidayStudents will break up on Friday 17th December at 12.30pm. The Academy will close from Monday 20th December 2021 […]

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Odd Socks Day (Anti-Bullying Week)

Next week is Anti-Bullying Week, the theme for this year is ‘One kind word’. Kindness is more important today than it has ever been. The isolation of the last year has underlined how little acts of consideration can break down barriers and brighten the lives of the people around us. This is one of the […]

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COVID-19 | Vaccination Invitation Letter

We’ve been asked to forward this letter from UK Health Security Agency, NHS England and Vaccination UK. We have been informed that the vaccination day at NEWA is Friday 26th November 2021. It is important to state that, if you do not provide consent, your child will not be vaccinated. For more information view our […]

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NEWA Violinist Talent Shines

A sixth form student at Ormiston NEW Academy is being recognised nationally for her incredible musicianship. Alethea Parsons has played the violin since she was eight years old and is recently the only young musician from Wolverhampton to have been nominated to the National Youth Orchestra Inspire programme in 2022. Along with other musicians, Alethea […]

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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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LETTER | PSHE & RSE

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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