Category archives: Academy news

Open Week: OSA Students’ Path to Success

Ormiston Sudbury Academy is hosting a dedicated day to celebrate the journey and success of its Year 13 students, who will be in their final weeks at the Academy, about to embark on their next steps to leading universities and beyond. We are opening our doors to prospective students, parents and the local community from […]

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Catch me if you can!

Photographs from today’s Tag Rugby, with Year 3 and 4 pupils from Great Waldingfield and Long Melford Primary Schools, and the OSA sports leaders who helped to run the event. Click the thumbnails below for a larger view.  

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Summer 2017 external exams timetable

The full timetable of (external) summer 2017 exams, for GCSE, AS and A level, can be viewed here. Practical and BTEC assessments/exam performances are arranged separately from these written exams.

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Financial grant to help with university study

To students either engaged in, or intending to pursue, a course of further education at College or University (excluding sixth form): If your home address is in Sudbury, or if you attended St. Gregory C.E.V.C. Primary School, Sudbury for a period of at least two years, and you will be between the ages of 18 […]

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Latest newsletter now available

The latest edition of our Academy newsletter, OSA Today, is now available to download here. You can also download previous editions from our newsletter page.

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Year 11 revision sessions – spring 2017

Year 11 revision sessions for spring 2017 are shown below. Alternatively you can download this information as a PDF here. Subject Day Room Time English (focus session) Wednesday English corridor 3.30pm–4.30pm English (drop-in) Thursday L10 History GCSE Tuesday L28 History GCSE Wednesday L28 Geography GCSE Wednesday M25 Geography GCSE Thursday M25 Philosophy & Ethics GCSE […]

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Changes to GCSE grading from 2017

Ofqual have published a Postcard Book of handy guides for students, parents/carers and employers, to aid in the understanding of the new numbering system which is being slowly phased in for GCSE exam results over the next few years, beginning with mathematics and English for this summer’s exams. The booklet can be downloaded here, or […]

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Parent Bulletin

This week’s Parent Bulletin can be downloaded from here.

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Year 10 vaccinations

Information from the NHS about Meningitis, Diptheria, Tetanus and Polio can be downloaded by clicking on the links below, including letters to parents and a parental consent form. NHS letter to parents NHS information leaflet: Meningococcal Disease (Meningitis) NHS information leaflet: Diptheria, Tetanus and Polio Parental consent form (required for all students receiving the vaccination(s))

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Training teachers, employment vacancy

The Colchester Teacher Training Consortium (CTTC) is seeking to appoint an experienced colleague to lead the strategic development of ‘Initial Teacher Training’ (ITT) for this local consortium. The full advert (with details of how to get further information) can be seen here (please do not contact the Academy). The closing date for applications is midday on […]

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