2014 – 2015 Academy Calendar
INSET Day 4
All staff in school - Moderation
First Day of Summer Term
Pupils return after the Easter break
School closes for half-term
Summer Half Term
School reopens after half-term
INSET Day 5
Last Day of Term
In this issue: Y11 GCSE Exams Preparations • Egg Drop Challenge • Solar Eclipse • Apprenticeships • Sector Drop Week (Logistics) • Sports News • Dates for your Diary
On Thursday 26th March the Year 9 boys contested the Manchester Cup Final against Trinity High School at a neutral venue – Parrs Wood High School.
Monday 23rd – Friday 27th March, 2015
As you are aware there was a solar eclipse on Friday 20th March from 8.25 – 10.45am. Whilst not a full eclipse like the one in 1999, we could still see up to 80% of the sun covered by the moon – clouds permitting!
In this issue: School University Partnership Initiative • Year 10 Maths Feast Competition 2015 • Sports News • Dates for your Diary
On Friday, 13th March, Year 9 Geographers went to Manchester Museum to look at some artefacts than enabled people to live in extreme environments.
In this issue: Governors Approve Exciting Projects • Solar Eclipse • Parent Forum • World Pi Day π • Stars of the Week
MANCHESTER EVENING NEWS | Manchester Academy's marketing campaign about apprenticeships won against more than 100 students from nine schools across Greater Manchester
In this issue: Manchester Academy wins prestigious competition! • Manchester Academy recognised for access to education • Y9 Parent Consultation / Options Evening • World Book Day • Stars of the Week • Y11 Impartial Interviews
THE MANCHESTER COLLEGE | Pupils from Manchester Academy have won The Manchester College’s ‘You Tell Us’ competition to develop an original marketing campaign about Apprenticeships in the thriving creative and digital industries