Rockwood Academy – Ofsted “Good Provider”


“Pupils are optimistic about their futures. School helps them on the journey to realising their potential.” We are thrilled to report that Ofsted has judged that Rockwood continues to be […]

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City Academy’s Orlando Takes The All-Round Gold In Notts Open 2019


Orlando, a Year 10 student from City Academy, competed in the Notts Gymnastic Open on the 19th and 20th October, where clubs from all over the country competed in the […]

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Rockwood Academy celebrates GCSE Results 2019


Students at Rockwood Academy are today celebrating a marked improvement in their Maths and English combined GCSE results of 56% Grade 9-4.  Part of CORE Education, the academy has performed well […]

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GCSE Results Day 2019 Information


Thursday 22nd August 2019 is GCSE Results Day 2019. We’re looking forward to celebrating our student’s success with them and their parents/carers. Please find below specific information for collecting results […]

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Holocaust Survivor Harry Olmer visits Echo Eternal Network School


On Thursday 18 July, a delegation including Harry Olmer BEM, a holocaust survivor, Deputy Lord Mayor Councillor Ann Lucas OBE, and CORE Education Trust CEO Adrian Packer CBE, came together […]

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Rockwood Academy Cadets visit CCF Central Camp


Rockwood Academy’s Combined Cadet Force students visited Crowborough Training Camp in East Sussex for the annual CCF Central Camp during the 23rd-29th June 2019. 17 cadets from Years 8, 9 […]

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Olympic Medalist Anyika Onuora visits Jewellery Quarter Academy


World, Commonwealth, European and Olympic medalist and sprinter Anyika Onuora visited Jewellery Quarter Academy on the 8th July 2019.  Anyika is a sprinter specialising in the 400m individual and relay […]

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Rockwood Academy visit Black Country Museum


Rockwood Academy’s Year 7 students visited the Black Country Museum on Monday 1st July 2019 as part of their History curriculum. The purpose of the visit was for the students […]

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CORE Schools visit University of Oxford’s Keble College


On Wednesday 12th June 2019, a group of inspiring and passionate high-attaining Year 10 students from Arena Academy, City Academy and Rockwood Academy visited Keble College, which is one of […]

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Rockwood Academy hosts The Great Get Together 2019


15 schools from Birmingham and Coventry celebrated the Great Get Together at Rockwood Academy on Friday 21st June 2019. The Great Get Together is a national campaign run by the […]

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Echo Eternal’s Angel Echo takes up residency at Birmingham Cathedral


The work of 64 primary school children to remember the story of a Holocaust survivor will go on display from the 20th May till 7th June at Birmingham Cathedral.  As […]

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Arena Academy student donates hair and raises over £600 for Cancer Research UK


A year 10 student from Arena Academy has been putting CORE Education Trust’s CORE values of Collaboration, Opportunity, Respect and Excellence into practise by raising money for charity by braving […]

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