Category archives: Sixth form news

We are observing a 2-minute silence at 11am today…

…..as a mark of respect to all those who have lost their lives, in conflict. “Lest we forget……”

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Please support us in ensuring OSA is an aerosol, nut and nut product-free zone

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Significant changes to school transport for September 2019

CHANGES are being made, by Suffolk County Council, to arrangements for school transport for students from September 2019; these changes could potentially affect ALL schools and are of particular significance for families who are hoping to be able to access school buses. WE URGE ALL PARENTS/CARERS TO CHECK OUT THE LOCAL AUTHORITY ARRANGEMENTS BEFORE SUBMITTING […]

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6th October – will YOU support the Sudbury Memory Walk (Dementia Awareness)?

You can find out more about the walk and how to participate here   

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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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