This Tuesday 27th March 2018, W6 Year 12 & 13 will be leading their variety performance in the academy's Alan Strong Theatre. A lot of hard work has gone into this, and it would be great to see as many people attend this production as possible! Tickets are available on-the-door, priced at £3 adults and £2 concessions. 7pm to 8:30pm at SRWA - this is a show not to be missed. Break a leg sixth formers - we're all behind you!
Still not sure? At this time of year students start to get a clearer picture of what they want to do next year, and as a result want to change their college and courses. There is still time to make an application to W6. You can simply download our application form and drop it in, post it or email it back to us. Get a feel for our unique, student-focussed and technology-led sixth form based at The Sir Robert Woodard Academy. The application form can be found on our Application Page.
As part of the Realising Opportunities (RO) programme, a selection of our Year 12 students will be attending the National Student Conference 2018, held at the University of Exeter. Mrs Morley and the Year 12 students will be leaving the academy before Friday lunchtime, and staying overnight at a Hilton hotel in Bristol - with an evening quiz and dinner organised! After breakfast in the hotel, on Saturday we will make the journey to the University of Exeter for the conference. We will arrive back at the academy late Saturday evening by coach, where students will be dismissed. We look forward to visiting Exeter, and proceeding further in the Realising Opportunities programme. Track our live updates via Facebook here!
During the fortnight of 26th February to 11th March we are extremely pleased to be participating in the Fairtrade Fortnight 2018 - a nationwide event aiming to promote the understanding and knowledge of the Fairtrade Foundation and its work. What does it mean if we buy Fairtrade certified products? Who benefits? How is the Fairtrade Premium spent by communities in LICs? W6 students have constructed a series of school-wide activities this fortnight, including tutor presentations, tutor quizzes, Year 8 geography lessons, in addition to the supply of Fairtrade food & drink in the staff room & sixth form common room, and posters displayed around the Sir Robert Woodard Academy. As part of the academies goal to equip students with making informed judgments in their life choices, we...
Compulsory Year 12 UCAS Event This Tuesday 6th March, we are taking our Year 12 students to the Brighton Centre, for this year's local UCAS fair. Whether students are interested in higher education, apprenticeships, volunteer and gap year programmes, or career opportunities, they’re sure to find something that appeals to them at a UCAS exhibition. Before the event, all Year 12 students need to: Pay the £1.85 train ticket fee via wisepay Parents to complete the online permission slip (link on wisepay) Complete the UCAS registration (instructions on Canvas and below) Bring the UCAS ticket emailed to you after registration, along to the event This day will form part of our Year 12 careers guidance, and will give all of our students an insight into life as an undergradua