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…

6 Week Fitness Challenge

We have received some really positive feedback from parents at other schools throughout Sandwell who have been introduced to the gym through their children, it was great to note that many of these parents had heard about the facilities at Oldbury Academy so decided to come down and take a look. They have then committed…

Open Evening 2018

It was great to see so many prospective Year 6 students and their parents join us for our open evening last night. A big thank you goes out to all our wonderful students who stayed behind after school to help give guided tours, and to each faculty for their fantastic subject area activities. We hope you…

Open Days & Open Evening

Open week will be commencing from the 17 -21st September. Prospective parents and their children are welcome to come and meet senior staff and take part in tours which begin from 9am until 11am. If these times do not suit, feel free to contact us to arrange an alternative. Please join us on Monday 17th…

GCSE Results Day 2018

Students and staff at Oldbury Academy are celebrating after an excellent set of results in this summer’s GCSE examinations! 63% of students achieved a good pass in English, 64% of students achieved a good pass in Maths, whilst 57% of students achieved a good pass in Science. These are all considerable increases on 2017 performances.…

A-Level Exam Results 2018

Students and staff at Oldbury Academy are celebrating after receiving an excellent set of A Level and BTEC results this year: 32% of A Level grades achieved were at grades A*-B, whilst 60% of BTEC grades were at Distinction level or higher. Special mention should go to Inderpal Bahia who achieved three A* grades in…

Attendance information for the new term

Our target for attendance is 98% and this is the minimum needed to access any rewards in school. Well done to everyone who consistently hits this target. Next term we are expecting every form group to hit this target on a weekly basis. Please take a minute to read this attendance leaflet Attendance Leaflet