Teaching School scores with Girls Football Super Hub win

30 October, 2020

After a robust application & recruitment process, the Alliance for Learning Teaching School has been successful in gaining the prestigious status of “Girls Football Super Hub”. The teaching school will work closely with the FA and the Youth Sport Trust to pave the way for the next Lionesses to take to the pitch. They will […]

The Great Outdoors and physical exercise

30 October, 2020

Being located close to the great outdoors is something all our academies enjoy – this year has shown us all more than ever, how much it helps our physical and mental health. Students and staff at South Shore Academy have been making the most of the good weather, this half term has seen the completion […]

Young Poets of the Year Award

30 October, 2020

Two Sixth Form Students from AGGS have been selected as Commended Poets in the Foyles Young Poets of the Year Awards 2020. Run by The Poetry Society and Supported by The Foyle Foundation, this is the 22nd Year of the Awards which are firmly established as the leading competition for young poets aged between 11 […]

Black History Month

30 October, 2020

October was Black History Month and while all our academies embrace Black history throughout the year, the month does provide a good opportunity to focus even further on the subject. For example, at Cedar Mount Academy, Black historian Linford Sweeney delivered workshops to Y10 called ‘Introducing Black History’, ‘Ancient African Cultures and ‘Enslavement, Resistance and […]