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Rockwood Academy is getting girls into STEM

12.02.2019

New data published by the Department of Education shows that school girls in England are substantially less likely than boys to consider taking Science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) subjects […]

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Arena Academy’s Lachlan qualifies for Midlands Championships

11.02.2019

Lachlan, a year 7 student from Arena Academy recently competed in the regional Stafford County Championships in the 11-12 year old age group during the weekend of the 9th-10th February. […]

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Headteacher update

8.02.2019

Please find below a link to a letter from the CORE Education Trust CEO Mr Adrian Packer CBE   Headteacher letter to parents

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Arena Academy students complete KS3 Dissertation Challenge

4.02.2019

Year 7 and Year 8 students participated in a Key Stage 3 Dissertation Challenge. Following the submission of the dissertations students were awarded a grade for the completion of a piece of […]

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5,000 Birmingham children honour the 112 UK Holocaust survivors through commemorative arts project

30.01.2019

As part of the one-year anniversary of Echo Eternal – a commemorative arts, media and civic engagement project – and to coincide with Holocaust Memorial Day, Samantha Wootton, year 10 […]

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Rockwood Academy celebrates Young Writers Poetry Escape competition winners

23.01.2019

On Tuesday 15th January, 175 students from Rockwood Academy gathered at the school to celebrate their success in having their literary work selected for publication in an upcoming regional poetry […]

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Central Academy students train with Wasps RFC and COB Rockets

19.12.2018

In our mission to provide our students with a high-quality educational experience, we strive to bring our students a wide range of opportunities and cultural experiences that will allow them […]

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Rockwood Academy’s Winter Festival and Arabic Language Day Activities

Rockwood Academy students and staff have been practising our CORE values of Collaboration, Opportunity, Respect, and Excellence by creating, organising, and starring in not one, but two, performances that showcase […]

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Echo Eternal releases sixth film from Rockwood Academy

12.12.2018

Students from Rockwood Academy began working with independent Screen Dance Director and Creative Producer Sima Gonsai on developing an artistic response to Holocaust survivor Mady Gerrard’s testimony. The gifted testimony […]

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Rockwood Academy Cadets share experiences with the Mayor of the West Midlands

30.11.2018

Students from Rockwood Academy’s met with Andy Street, the Mayor of the West Midlands, to discuss their positive experiences of being a part of Rockwood’s CCF Army Cadets contingent. The […]

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Echo Eternal releases fifth film from Nansen Primary School

In the summer of 2018, students from Nansen Primary School began working with Secret City Arts artistic co-director and writer Mandy Ross on developing an artistic response to Holocaust survivor […]

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Central Academy students bring Business Studies and Geography to life with UrbanPlan workshop

28.11.2018

On the 14th November, Year 10/11 students from Central Academy took the opportunity to expand their knowledge, enrich their classroom experience, and promote excellence by taking part in the Urban […]

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