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A big week for STEM at W6

A big week for STEM at W6

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Last week sixth formers from SRWA sixth form, W6, hosted an evening at world renowned engineering firm Ricardo in Shoreham for Year 10 students. The purpose of the event was to promote and showcase the many and varied career paths leading from studying STEM subjects. The sixth formers co-managed the event and spoke to the Year 10 students and their families about the study options and benefits of further study in STEM. There were many fantastic examples of engineering excellence on display. No cameras were allowed into the top secret inner sanctum of Ricardo’s projects in development but tours and talks were given in small groups sworn to secrecy (with tape put over mobiles phones to block photos). The same week more STEM recognition came in the form of accolades at the Big Bang Sout
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
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 ...
Tips for upcoming exams

Tips for upcoming exams

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All of our year 12 & 13 students can access a wide range of revision resources in preparation for upcoming exams, but here are some that we would recommend - feel free to leave any other links in the comments section. Good luck! Get Revising Student Room Physics & maths tutor S-Cool Revision World Which? Articles GoConqr Study Wise Don't forget that for careers advice, visit our careers section on the website or see Mrs Morley. Got any more exam tips? Leave us a comment below!