News

Arena Academy students raise over £1000 in sponsored sleepout for Birmingham’s homeless situation

18.02.2019

On Friday 15th February, a group of Year 10 students from Arena Academy were accompanied by staff to take part in a sponsored sleepout helping to raise money and awareness […]

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CORE Sporting Champions – Central Academy’s John-Joseph

14.02.2019

CORE Sporting Champions are students who promote the core values of collaboration, respect, and excellence in all the sporting opportunities they take part in. John-Joseph Cox is part of the […]

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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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