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Teachers Teach Teachers: Showcasing Innovative Teaching & Learning

20th November 2017

On the morning of Friday 17th November, Geography Teacher and Head of Year 11, Mr Pyatt, became one of our first members of staff to experiment with a new initiative […]

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Anti-Bullying Week

13th November 2017

From Monday 13th November it is anti-bullying week, at Arena Academy we are encouraging students to wear odd socks for the day in order to support the Anti-Bullying Alliance. The […]

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Warwick Sutton Scholars

10th November 2017

Five of our High Attaining Year 8 students have submitted an application to participate in the Warwick Sutton Scholars Programme, delivered at the University of Warwick in partnership with the […]

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‘Try a New Language’ at the University of Birmingham

We were delighted to accompany twelve of our Year 10 linguists to the University of Birmingham on 8th November. Our students participated in both a Portuguese and Japanese masterclass, where […]

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Biomedical Engineering at the University of Birmingham

A group of enthusiastic Year 10 students attended a masterclass in Biomedical Engineering at the University of Birmingham on 1st November. Our students participated in a practical workshop, which most […]

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Taster Day Visit at the University of Birmingham

On 18th October, fifty of our Year 8 students visited the University of Birmingham. Our students participated in various interactive activities, which highlighted the importance of achieving excellent GCSE grades. Furthermore, our students […]

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Keble College – University of Oxford

On 13th October, a cohort of our Year 10 and Year 11 students attended a ‘Taster Day’ at Keble College -University of Oxford. Our students listened to an informative presentation […]

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King Edward VI Handsworth Grammar School Sixth Form Visit

A cohort of our Year 11 students visited King Edward VI Handsworth Grammar School on 28th September to explore their Sixth Form Provision. Our students were made to feel very […]

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Engineering Taster Day at The Sixth Form Centre, Solihull

On 20th September 2017, a small cohort of our Year 10 High Attaining students attended an Engineering Taster Day, which Keble College, The University of Oxford co-organised with the University’s […]

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Raise Achievement conference at The University of Birmingham

On 15th September  a small cohort of our Year 11 High Attaining students attended a ‘Raise Achievement’ conference at The University of Birmingham. Our students attended various presentations delivered by […]

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