As Kettering Buccleuch Academy’s youngest pupils returned to school after the half term break on Monday, there was an added cause for celebration as their new Early Years outdoor area was officially opened. Scott Edwards, Mayor of Kettering, cut the ribbon to officially open the new area which comprises an array of exciting play equipment including a sandpit and performance space.
Top teachers from Kettering Buccleuch Academy contribute art and science resources to new online educational platform.
Today students and staff at Kettering Buccleuch Academy are celebrating after the Department of Education released new league tables, which puts the school in the top four performers in Northamptonshire based on its Progress 8 measure.
Today, students and staff at Kettering Buccleuch Academy are celebrating after receiving another strong set of GCSE results.
Last week, primary pupils at Kettering Buccleuch Academy launched their very own book, ‘The Bumblebee Drone’ about an idea to combat air pollution in our communities.
Last academic year, Kettering Buccleuch Academy became the first school in the country to receive the Gold Quality Mark for its high-level provision of Social, Moral, Spiritual and Cultural (SMSC) teaching. Since then, the school has continued to strengthen this work to ensure pupils are receiving an Education with Character, becoming well-rounded and confident individuals during their time at KBA.
At Kettering Buccleuch Academy, students and staff are in the midst of rehearsals for their Stage School’s first ever production this December.
Social media inspired the transformation of a dreary playground into a vibrant learning environment at a Kettering school.
Having volunteered to revamp the area, head of Key Stage 1 Claire Mayhew took inspiration from pictures on the online network Pinterest to create an outside classroom at Kettering Buccleuch Academy.
The students received special honours at an awards ceremony held at Oxford Town Hall in late June.
Students and staff at Kettering Buccleuch Academy are celebrating after receiving their GCSE results today.