Oldbury Academy celebrates ‘GOOD’ Ofsted rating

Oldbury Academy celebrates ‘GOOD’ Ofsted rating with inspectors praising the school for being ‘‘committed to making sure pupils receive the best education possible’’.   During the inspection, which took place on 7th and 8th December 2021, inspectors acknowledged that the academy ‘’is an orderly environment’’. They found that ‘’This helps pupils to concentrate on their…

Transition Evening One

We would like to welcome our New Year 7 students to the Oldbury Academy Family. Our first Transition Evening will be: Date – Tuesday 17th May 2022. Time – 5.15pm – for students with a surname starting with the letters A – J. 5.50pm – for students with a surname starting with the letters K…

Drop Down Day 3

Drop Down Day 3 – Personal Development, Careers & LORIC Our third Drop Down Day of the year will be held on the 31st of January.  As always, we have worked hard to secure a range of speakers, workshops, and activities for our students to teach them about staying safe, careers and our LORIC threads (Leadership,…

New Library Opening

We thrilled to announce that this week saw the official opening of our brand new library at Oldbury Academy. We were lucky enough to have author Michelle Mclean come into school to speak to our students about the difference that libraries have made to her life. It was a wonderful afternoon and pupils were given…

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. Open Evening Monday 27th September 5:30pm – 7:30pm Headteachers Presentations (Subject to Government guidance.) 5:45pm 6:15pm 6:45pm Open Mornings…

IMPORTANT NOTICE – Partial Closure

RE: School closure for Year 8 and 9 students – Thursday 2nd December 2021 until Friday 3rd December 2021. Return to school Monday 6th December 2021.   Dear Parents/Carers, Over the last two weeks we have seen an increase in the number of COVID 19 cases in school, this reflects the increase in our community…

Parent Governor Election

Dear Parent/Carer, At the close of nominations, for the position of a parent governor, two applications had been received; it is therefore necessary to hold an election. Please see below the names of the candidates and a brief statement from each to support their application. Mr I Hameed My name is Imran. I have two…

Year 9 Parents Evening

Our Year 9 Virtual Parents Evening will take place on Tuesday 2nd November 2021 from 4:15pm till 6:45pm All appointments will be virtual and can be booked via the Edulink One app (edulink.oldburyacademy.com) as detailed in the letter emailed to parents. For further information please contact the school reception.