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Month: June 2018

Year 12 Induction Day

Year 12 Induction Day

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On Tuesday 10th July, prospective Year 12 students for the 2018/19 academic year are invited to our Year 12 Induction Day, running from 9:00 am to 12:45pm. There will be a range of engaging activities to prepare you for the sixth form learning environment, and for you to know how to progress well from GCSE to A-Level courses. Here is a breakdown of the day: Welcome - what to expect in sixth form, and what to do after you receive your GCSE results Subject taster sessions Canvas induction - get an early glimpse into our VLE here and download the app Receiving independent study assignments for the Summer Break with tea and cake Live demonstration of chromebooks from our provider, FreedomTech Time for questions Departure from the academy at 12:45 To select subje...
Realising Opportunities Update

Realising Opportunities Update

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Realising Opportunities Update - As part of our Realising Opportunities scheme, organised by our host university, the University of Sussex, our students have already been exposed to a wide range of advice and support for getting prepared for university life. All students should be in contact with their e-mentor via the Brightside website, and should have already completed the 'Skills 4 Uni' module via the RO student portal. The Academic Assignment - Save the dates! Day 1 – Tuesday 19 June 2018 Day 2 – Wednesday 27 June 2018 Day 3 – Monday 09 July 2018 On each of the three days, students will depart the academy by coach at 9:30am, complete their day at the University of Sussex, Falmer Campus, and arrive back at the academy at 3pm. There is no cost to students attending
W6 Meet the Tutors BBQ 13th September

W6 Meet the Tutors BBQ 13th September

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Every year, we host a BBQ at the start of term to allow 6th form tutors and the 6th form team to meet with parents. It is a great, informal way for parents to find out about the running of W6 as well as an opportunity to ask questions. There are also some new tutors joining our team, so year 13 students and their parents are also heartily encouraged to come along. We invite all parents of 6th form students to meet with us, have a burger or sausage (or a veggie alternative) and a chat. We'd love to see you there. You can let us know you are coming by signing up below. W6 Meet the Tutors BBQ var exampleCallback = function() { console.log('Order complete!'); }; window.EBWidgets.createWidget({ // Required widgetType: 'checkout', ...
Woodardstock Festival

Woodardstock Festival

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Introducing the Woodardstock Festival at The Sir Robert Woodard Academy, running from Friday 6th July to Saturday 7th July 2018. Forget Glasto, Reading, Bestival and Shambala. We've got Woodardstock right on your doorstep! Featuring over the weekend of entertainment... Live Bands Shakespearean stage Live Performances BBQ Market Stalls Sports tournaments The World Cup on big screen This is a HUGE weekend of entertainment, right here at SRWA - don't miss out! For tickets and more details, visit the dedicated Facebook event page or call the SRWA office on: 01903 875507 Tickets: Adults £7 | Concessions £5 We look forward to the academy's very own festival!
Exploring STEM Subjects at W6

Exploring STEM Subjects at W6

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Interested in exploring STEM subjects at sixth form and W6? Thinking about Sixth Form choices and STEM? Are you in year 10 and beginning to think about your choice of sixth form and the subjects you'll study once you've finished your GCSEs? Maybe you aren't even sure what you want to do, but are keen to find out about different courses and careers. The world renowned engineering firm Ricardo and W6 Sixth Form at The Sir Robert Woodard Academy are hosting an evening about careers and further study in STEM subjects (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) for students in year 10 and their parents. The event will be held at the impressive Centenary Innovation Centre at Ricardo's Shoreham Technical Centre. The evening will be held on Wednesday 20th June, from 6 - 7:30pm. About ...