Year 7 - Monday 22nd June
Year 8 - Monday 5th May
Year 9 - Monday 30th March
Year 10 - Monday 16th March
Year 11 - Monday 20th January
Wednesday 10th July
Monday 2nd September
Tuesday 3rd September
Friday 25th October
Monday 20th July
Tuesday 21st July
Wednesday 22nd July
Monday 11th May
Monday 29th June
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News and Information
The Eastwood Scholars Programme
- The Eastwood Scholars Programme is an academic programme run jointly by the Academy and The Brilliant Club, an organisation which aims to widen access to university. All twelve pupils achieved a 2:1 or a 1st and, as a reward for this achievement, attended Cambridge University for a graduation ceremony. Click here for the Brilliant Club Report - 2019 cohort
Rainforest Trust UK
Congratulations to the Geography Club who raised enough money by growing and selling herbs to protect 170 acres of Peru's Amazon Rainforest. Click here for the Certificate
Norwich OA Youth Board Visit
On 21st and 22nd March, the Academy had the great privilege of hosting a two day event for the Norwich Opportunity Area Youth Board. The event was personally endorsed by the MP for Norwich North, Chloe Smith, and Secretary of State for Education, Damian Hinds MP. The event involved approximately 30 pupils from schools in Norwich and focused primarily on the success of the Academy, in particular, the extent to which it has advanced social mobility.
DfE Ofsted Commendation Letter - Lord Agnew
On 19th February, the Academy received a letter of commendation from the Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for the School System, Lord Agnew, in recognition of the recent Ofsted inspection. Click here for the DfE Letter.
DfE School Performance Tables - January Release
On 24th January, the DfE's School and College Performance Tables were published. The Academy recorded a Progress 8 score of 0.60, placing it in the top 14% of schools nationally - DfE Performance Tables. The Academy was the only non-selective school in Southend and South East Essex in the category 'well above average' i.e. was the highest ranked non-selective school.
DfE Ofsted Commendation Letter - RSC
On 17th January, the Academy received a letter of commendation from the Regional Schools Commissioner, Sue Baldwin, in recognition of the recent Ofsted inspection. Click here for the DfE Letter.