Category archives: Sixth form news

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

Please see the letter  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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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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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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IT’S OFFICIAL – OSA continues to be a ‘good’ academy (OFSTED, March 2018).

Now published, a copy of the official notification letter, following our inspection on 8th March, is available to read on our website, here.  

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Student plea for sponsorship for Sport Relief ‘Rowing’ challenge

Year 11 student, Ewan, is hoping to row the distance of a Marathon (26 plus miles!) in various locations around the Academy tomorrow (on a rowing machine, obviously; an ACTUAL boat in the corridors would be a bit TOO tricky!)  If you would like to spur him on and raise funds for the wonderful Sport […]

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Easter Revision Sessions for Year 11 and 13

GENERIC Easter Revision Sessions (Yr 11, (12) and 13) – letter to students and parents/carers 2018-03-22 KLA – Yr 12 Easter Revision letter YEAR 11 / 12 / 13 EASTER 2018 REVISION SESSION TIMETABLE   Monday 9th April Tuesday 10th April Wednesday 11th April Thursday 12th April Friday 13th April Dance -Year 12 Unit 3 Rehearsal […]

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Sixth Form Prom (8th June ’18)

Letter of invitation available here

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CHANGES (from Monday 5th March) to policy on use of mobile ‘phones/electronic devices in the Academy

EXTREMELY IMPORTANT NOTICE/REMINDER FOR PARENTS/CARERS AND STUDENTS ‘NOT SEEN, NOT HEARD’ – changes to the policy for the use of mobile ‘phones (and other electronic devices) in the Academy come into play FROM MONDAY 5TH MARCH. ALL students have been given a printed copy of a very important letter to bring home to you this […]

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PROPOSED CHANGES TO SCHOOL TRANSPORT FOR SEPTEMBER 2019

Suffolk County Council consultation on home-to-school and post-16 travel (for phased implementation of adopted changes starting in September 2019): if your child uses a school bus / concessionary bus pass (or has a younger sibling who may, in the future) then you would be advised to take a look at the information on the consultation […]

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