County Lines

West Midlands Police have asked all Sandwell schools to send out a letter regarding County Lines, a growing issue nationally.  The idea is to ensure families know what signs to look for.  Please take the time to read this letter.  In brief please let us know if you spot any of the following signs……  …

Anti Knife Programme

Further to the letter that you received on Friday 11th January, please see the attached film from BBC News about this initiative that West Midlands Police are rolling out across Sandwell Schools. We are happy to support this scheme to ensure that the profile of knife crime and the dangers of it are clear for…

Work Experience Letter

Today your son/daughter has been given the following letter and form to begin their process of gaining a work experience placement. It is vital that the form and permission slip is completed and returned to school ASAP. If you have any concerns or questions please feel free to contact Miss Wilkins (Careers Manager) sarah.wilkins@oldburyacademy.org.uk Download…

Work Experience Launch

This week we launched next year’s work experience programme, the programme will run from Monday 20th May to Friday 24th may 2019. The power point presentation is available HERE along with all helpful tips and information to help your children gain a valuable placement. Packs will be going out on Monday including all the relevant…