Join Us in 2022

Applications are now open for students joining year 7 in September 2022. We welcome students to the Oldbury Academy family from primary schools across the local area and we look forward to meeting our 2022 intake. Oldbury Academy Open Evening Monday 27th September. 5:30pm – 7:30pm. Headteachers Presentations (Subject to Government guidance.) 5:45pm 6:15pm 6:45pm…

Uniform Assistance 2021/22

Oldbury Academy Assistance With School Uniform Application Form – Academic Year 2021-22 Oldbury Academy has set up a fund so that assistance is given towards the cost of school uniform for those parents/guardians who are eligible for Free School Meals (FSM) or are registered Pupil Premium students.  Pupil Premium means that you have been in…

Teacher Assessed Grades – FAQ

What happens to the assessments the students have completed? The assessments students have completed during the assessment window will form an evidence portfolio which demonstrates their current performance. All the individual assessments completed throughout this assessment window will have been moderated and standardised. The resulting evidence portfolio will be kept securely in school as a…

MAT Consultation

The Governing Body of Oldbury Academy would welcome your views through a consultation on our proposal to move from being a Single Academy Trust to joining one of several schools in an existing Multi-Academy Trust (MAT). A MAT is a charitable organisation with several schools working closely together as one legal entity. For some months…

Ofsted Monitoring Report Letter

OFSTED: “Leaders and those responsible for governance are taking effective action to provide education in the current circumstances.”   On March 2nd 2021, Ofsted conducted a section 8 monitoring inspection of our school and we are extremely proud of the public recognition of the fantastic work we are doing. “Staff are determined that pupils should…

Free Online Books

BBC & National Literacy Trust  We urge everyone to take advantage of the opportunity to access books online, for FREE! The BBC and the National Literacy Trust have a library and will provide a book a week from its author of the week. The aim is to increase young readers access to e-books and audiobooks. Click HERE to…

Year 11 Parents Evening 2021

Year 11 parents evening week Wednesday 24th February – Tuesday 2nd March. Parents should expect a phone call from their child’s form tutor where they will discuss attendance and punctuality, general conduct, progress, areas of strength, areas for development, live lesson engagement, and coping with lockdown.  If parents have any specific subject related questions they can…

Screen Free Well-Being Day

We are all learning in new ways and a lot of this involves a screen. Add in time spent on phones, social media, computers or games consoles and that is a whole lot of screen time!!!!! So on Thursday 4th February we are going to look after our wellbeing by embracing a day where we…