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Shropshire’s Big Conversation continues


Residents and organisations across Shropshire are being invited to give their views on what more the council can do in light of its financial challenges due to ongoing cuts in government funding. Get involved in the Big Conversation The call out is part of Shropshire’s Big Conversation which launched in 2015 to better understand which services people value most and where the council should prioritise its budget.

Posted on 12/01/2017 in

Letter to Y9 Parents\Carers

Worcester Road Campus – Year 9 Survey Happy New Year to you. I hope you had an enjoyable Christmas and New Year holiday. Thank you to everybody who returned the Year 9 questionnaires. We had a total of 33 responses, with 79% (26/33) wanting their children to stay on the Worcester Road Campus.  7 responses expressed a preference for their child to be educated on the Corndon Crescent Campus.

Posted on 06/01/2017 in

June 2016 – Letter to Parents from a Head of School


June 2016 Dear Parents/Carers, It gives me great pleasure to write to you as the Head of the new Shrewsbury Academy for September 2016.  I am joining you having been the Acting Head at Sundorne School since November 2015 and prior to this, a Director of Teaching School in Greater Manchester… (read more)  

Posted on 20/06/2016 in

Letter to Parents re Year group clarification – 06 May 2016

I am writing to you to summarise some of the key information shared with parents at recent parent meetings at both The Grange and Sundorne Schools. Please find below key dates relating to specific milestones and Year groups… Read more in Letter to Parents re Year group clarification

Posted on 06/05/2016 in

Feedback opportunity at Parents’ Forum

Pupils and their teacher taking part in a lesson

Our Parents’ Forum on Tuesday November 10 takes place at the Corndon Crescent campus between 6 – 7pm. If you have any views about the school or would like to get involved with our events programme we would like to see you.

Posted on 01/09/2015 in

Information events for new parents

A boy in a lesson

Our Academy is hosting an open evening for all parents of current Year 6 children applying for a secondary school place in September 2016. The event will take place on Wednesday October 7 at the Corndon Crescent campus, between 6 – 8pm. It is your opportunity to ask us questions, meet the Academy team and discover more about our fantastic facilities. In addition, we are extending an open invitation to... Read more...

Posted on 01/06/2015 in

Exam success for Academy students

Two pupils doing an experiment in a science lesson

Our students continue to make us proud and this year’s crop of GCSE candidates were no exception. A total of 110 students received their GCSE results at Sundorne School and Sports College (now Corndon Crescent campus) and yet again pupils made excellent progress, particularly in the core subjects of English, Maths and Science. In both English and Maths, more than 60% of students gained A* – C grades, with 75%... Read more...

Posted on 01/04/2015 in