Year 7 Museum sleepover opportunity
Year 7 have the exciting opportunity to take part in a 'Night at the Museum' at the Science Museum, London. Students will leave on Saturday April 16th, take part in a wide range of activities and sleep inside the Science Museum, London when it is closed to the general public and return on Sunday April 17th. There are limited spaces available for the trip and we expect demand to be very high.
Changes to free school meal applications
There has been some changes to the school meals and from Monday 14th December the school's team will no longer be processing the applications.
2015 GCSE Headlines – the new accountability measures show a positive set of results
This year the Academy has opted in early to use the new accountability measures. These measures will become compulsory for everyone next year.
The four measures are:
Sidney Stringer Academy A level results 2015
A level results improved by 8% on last year
This has been yet again another year of improvements for our post 16 students with a big increase in the percentage of students achieving the highest A* - B grades. Last year at A level 40% of students achieved these high grades and this year the figure is 48% (for pure A levels, on their own, 54% achieved these highest grades which is above last year’s national average). 100% of students passed their A levels with a grade, again above the national average.
Radicalisation, extremism and terrorism
Sidney Stringer Academy are working together with partner agencies to help keep children safe.
The Foreign and Commonwealth Office advise against travel to Syria.
Sidney Stringer Wins TOP Pupil Premium award
Sidney Stringer was one of 27 Secondary schools to be invited to London for the final of the National Pupil Premium Awards organised by the Times Educational Supplement. The awards were presented by the Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg and the Schools Minister David Laws.
The Swan Alliance has places available on the ‘School Direct Training Programme’ (Tuition route). This is available to high quality graduates and, if successful
Sidney Stringer Academy one of the best in the country for student progress at GCSE
Sidney Stringer Academy has received national recognition for the value it adds to students’ achievements at GCSE.