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21 October

2022

United Learning Schools in Bournemouth and Poole Celebrate Progress Scores

United Learning Schools in Bournemouth and Poole Celebrate Progress Scores

Glenmoor Academy tops the Progress 8 table in Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole, whilst The Cornerstone Academy is first on the measure in Poole. The scores put Glenmoor Academy and Avonbourne Girls’ Academy in 12th and 19th place respectively in the country.

20 October

2022

Cyber security: Why schools must improve their data defences

Cyber security: Why schools must improve their data defences

The DfE issued new cyber security standards on 10 October 2022 – Our Director of IT, James Garnett, considers recent attacks on schools and trusts to show how important it is that education settings protect themselves

27 September

2022

How Trusts can Create a Talent Pipeline for School Support

How Trusts can Create a Talent Pipeline for School Support

The need for talented graduates in central MAT roles is present and growing, writes Kate Bradley, and trusts can build a pipeline that benefits everyone

08 September

2022

Implementing a Sustainable Digital Strategy

Implementing a Sustainable Digital Strategy

After the accelerated pace of digital adoption over the last two years, James Garnett, our Director of IT and Bett Advisory Board member looks at the priorities for school digital strategies moving forward.

18 July

2022

United Learning's Aspiring Young Performers take Centre Stage in 'Access to Theatre' Showcases

United Learning's Aspiring Young Performers take Centre Stage in 'Access to Theatre' Showcases

Events mark culmination of students’ involvement in Group’s innovative drama development programme ‘Access to Theatre’ (AcT) 

14 July

2022

Best in Everyone Awards Celebrate Exceptional Pupils and Staff across United Learning

Best in Everyone Awards Celebrate Exceptional Pupils and Staff across United Learning

The awards honour individuals, teams and departments for the exceptional contributions they have made to school and community life. This includes recognition for standout academic successes, sporting and musical achievements, and commitment to leadership and service. 

09 May

2022

Eco-conscious Students Deliver New Initiatives at Barnsley Academy

Eco-conscious Students Deliver New Initiatives at Barnsley Academy

This academic year, students at Barnsley Academy have been working on new eco-initiatives to support their school and local community to engage with the global fight against climate change.

05 May

2022

Southway Primary School Receives 'Good' OFSTED Rating.

Southway Primary School Receives 'Good' OFSTED Rating.

Pupils and parents said to talk highly of the school, with children “enjoying their learning” and appreciated as individuals

29 April

2022

Students from The Hyndburn Academy Enjoy a Trip to Morocco

Students from The Hyndburn Academy Enjoy a Trip to Morocco

This month, a group of Year 10 students from The Hyndburn Academy in Rishton travelled to Morocco as part of the new UK Turing Scheme, with another group heading to Eswatini in July.

14 March

2022

Students Across the Group Unleash their Musical Talents as part of #UnitedinMusic

Students Across the Group Unleash their Musical Talents as part of #UnitedinMusic

Designed to help schools re-engage young people in music following the disruption caused by the pandemic, the initiative has awarded each secondary academy across the Group a £500 grant to fund new music activities. Individual academies have been able to decide which activities they would like to deliver this term, with all focused on providing a memorable and high-quality musical experience for students alongside training for staff. 

10 March

2022

Young Storytellers Shine in StorySLAM Finals

Young Storytellers Shine in StorySLAM Finals

Pupils from over 20 United Learning primary schools took part in this year’s StorySLAM competition, going head-to-head to be named the best storyteller.

09 March

2022

Newstead Wood School Celebrates 'Outstanding' Ofsted Rating in all Categories

Newstead Wood School Celebrates 'Outstanding' Ofsted Rating in all Categories

The full, two-day inspection was conducted at the beginning of February under Ofsted’s new, stricter framework which will ensure that only the very best schools in the country receive the highest grades. Schools are now only allowed to be judged ‘Outstanding’ in any category when they perform exceptionally across the school in this area. 

24 January

2022

OFSTED Praise 'Courteous' and 'Enthusiastic' Pupils at Hunningley Primary Academy

OFSTED Praise 'Courteous' and 'Enthusiastic' Pupils at Hunningley Primary Academy

Pupils and staff at Hunningley Primary Academy are celebrating after continuing to be judged ‘Good’ by Ofsted, with the Inspector’s report full of praise and encouragement.

 

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