Category archives: Academy news

Principal’s ‘End of Term’ letter for parents/carers (July 2018)

Please see the letter  here

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DON’T FORGET – Year 10 Progress Evening on Tuesday (18th July)

Presentation from Mr Howkins (Vice Principal) on expectations for year 11 at 5pm in the auditorium (repeated at 6pm) Letter to parents/carers can be viewed here

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REMINDER of changes to OSA BusTravel Pass arrangements for September ’18

Further to my letter of 16th June, a copy of which was given to all ‘bus’ students, this is just a reminder that for all those not in receipt of a free bus pass from Suffolk County Council, the explains the process for this year in requesting an Academy bus pass. Please send your return […]

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A fond ‘Farewell’ to year 11 at their Graduation Ceremony (25th May)

Click below to view (a PDF version of) the Leavers’ Presentation shown at the Graduation Ceremony on ‘Leavers Day’

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Don’t miss our summer dance show, ‘ICONOGRAPHY,’ on 19th/20th June

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Award-winning Engineers of the future? Prizes for Isobel and Patrycja….

…in the ‘Secondary Engineer Leaders’ Award’ competition.  Huge congratulations to both girls on winning their respective year group categories.

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Change to a ‘YEAR’ structure (from ‘HOUSES’) from 4th June

Students in years 7, 8, 9 and 10 were all given a personalised letter to bring home last week, outlining the plans to change from a ‘House’ structure to a ‘Year structure upon our return after half-term (Monday 4th June 2018). A GENERIC copy of this letter, outlining the rationale and key facts, is available […]

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EXTERNAL EXAM TIMETABLE (a reminder)

All students received their own ‘personalised’ exam timetable, but in case it is helpful to be able to check, the FULL exam timetable for OSA students is available to view here 

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Mental Health Awareness Week (14th – 18th May)

We will be carrying out a range of activities and workshops for students and staff throughout the week:   Monday 14th May 2018 Tuesday 15th May 2018 Wednesday 16th May 2018 Thursday 17th May 2018 Friday 18th May 2018 Reg Emily Brontë House “Walk Yourself Awake” on the Tennis Courts Men’s Health Assembly All Male […]

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Seeking financial help with uni. costs? 18-21 at 30th September 2018? Applications now open for Girling & Upcher Charitable Trust…..

…….. why not check whether you meet the criteria (included below)?

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