This week, primary pupils from 15 schools across United Learning came together to celebrate their social action initiatives at a special graduation ceremony held at Barclays HQ in Canary Wharf, London.
First launched in 2014, #UnitedApp is an increasingly popular national enterprise competition. In partnership with 7billionideas, it challenges Year 9 students in United Learning schools across the country to generate educational app ideas that could have a global impact. And arguably the most exciting thing about the competition is that the winning team gets to make their app idea a reality.
On Friday 24 June, pupils and staff from across United Learning’s primary schools and academies celebrated this year’s Best in Everyone Awards.
Three Year 6 pupils from Ashford school are recognised for their achievements in business and enterprise
Recognition has been given to the ongoing hard work and success at Darnall’s High Hazels Academy.
In September, John Smeaton Academy welcomed Olympic triathlon Gold and Bronze medallists Alistair and Jonny Brownlee.
Dominic Norrish, United Learning's Group Director of Technology, discusses the debate of technology in classrooms
Olympic gold medalist Jason Gardener visits Accrington Academy
Foundation Ceremony held to celebrate the school becoming a part of United Learning