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City Academy Birmingham Football Team Win Tournament at Birmingham City Football Club


The PE department were invited to a Birmingham School’s football tournament at Birmingham City Football Club. We selected 9 students from years 9 and 10 to represent the school. The […]

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Jewellery Quarter Academy Enjoy Tennis Coaching From Paralympian Louise Hunt

Louise Hunt has competed in both the London 2012 and Rio 2016 Paralympic Games, representing Great Britain in Wheelchair Tennis. She was ranked as number 10 in the world.  Louise […]

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City Academy get an Echo Eternal Sneak Preview


On Tuesday May 8th, students at City Academy got a sneak preview of their echo film, recording the journey our students travelled with artist in residence, Johnny Autin, to create […]

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Nansen Primary School announce new Headteacher


CORE Education Trust has appointed Mrs Angela Hutchinson as Headteacher to Nansen Primary School. Adrian Packer CBE, Founder and CEO of CORE Education Trust said: “Nansen is a very special […]

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Echo Eternal – First Echo Film is Released


On Thursday 15th February 2018, the students from Jewellery Quarter Academy performed the very first live “echo” inspired by the testimony of Holocaust survivor, Zigi Shipper. This echo was captured […]

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Nansen and Rockwood Pupils Visit the National Tennis Centre

Mr Seymour accompanied the children on a very exciting visit on Monday. It was a very early start, but as you can see from his account, very well worth it. […]

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Paralympian Ellie Simmons OBE

Inspirational Visitors at Rockwood Academy


We are often inspired by the achievements of role models and this March Rockwood students had the opportunity to meet an amazing three in one month! Rockwood Academy was delighted […]

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Democracy in Action at Jewellery Quarter Academy


Every year at Jewellery Quarter Academy there are democratic elections held to vote for members of the Student Cabinet. Everyone gets to vote in the school, and whether you be […]

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LGBT Week at Arena Academy


Arena Academy celebrated LGBT week with a fantastic programme of events. The week was designed to remind the whole community that Arena embraces diversity and celebrates every individual being the […]

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Rockwood Academy’s Talented Artist In Action


An artist in action! Hakeem a talented Y10 student writes about his artistic process… To start off I created guidelines in pencil. I like to place a similar image onto […]

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