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21

Oct

Phonics and Early Reading

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“Reading feeds the imagination, it expands horizons and offers new and exciting ways of seeing and making sense of our lives and of the world around us.” Michael Morpurgo This December children in Year 2 will be taking a phonics screening check to help us better understand their progress in reading; this usually takes place […]

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20

Oct

Year 11 Information Evening

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Thank you for joining us this afternoon so that we may share with you our plans and guidance for Year 11 at this time. The presentation will go live at 4.30pm, where you will be provided with information regarding examinations and support to Year 11s over the coming months.  We encourage you to review all […]

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8

Oct

Careers News: Next Steps

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Millbay Academy has worked closely with Next Steps South West to support our students through a range of activities and workshops to enable our young people to feel confident looking forward to their future next steps. NSSW works with schools and young people to increase Higher Education (HE) participation rates amongst disadvantaged young people by […]

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8

Oct

**Coronavirus Update**

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Today we have been made aware of an additional individual in our secondary school community who has tested positive for COVID 19. On the advice of Public Health England we have been advised to close the Year 11 bubble from today. Students must self isolate and can return on Wednesday October 21st. If you have […]

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6

Oct

Coronavirus Update

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Dear parent/carer I’m sure that you will be very anxious regarding the news of positive Coronavirus in Millbay Academy today.We have had two teachers in our secondary school who received positive test results, with both tests being received today.  One member of staff has been absent from school since Friday, the other since yesterday.  We wish them […]

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25

Sep

Virtual Open Evening

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Watch Our Virtual Open Evening! The running order of the event: Welcome from Headteacher, Polly Lovell Introduction to Leadership Team Virtual Tour of the School Ethos, Aims and Values  Meet the Students Curriculum Book a Tour Apply through School Admissions before 31st October Book a Tour with our headteacher! Admissions: Apply Now Email Questions to: […]

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31

Aug

Secondary Students: Welcome Back Information!

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Dear Families, I hope you have had a fantastic summer break and managed to enjoy some sunshine. We have been overjoyed at the amazing KS4 results that our young people have achieved this summer, despite what they have been up against. I am sure that your young person has a mixture of emotions about returning […]

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20

Aug

Millbay Academy Celebrates GCSE Results!

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Students at Millbay Academy ready to take exciting next steps! Students at Millbay Academy are today celebrating their long-awaited GCSE results, having faced months away from school, a period that they never could have imagined which would see their last year at school curtailed and their exams cancelled.  But their hard work in the run […]

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24

Jul

Artistic Inspiration!

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Last week students in year’s 7 and 8 were exploring the experimental etchings of the Chapman Brothers. Students were asked to use the artists’ collaborative technique to create their own bizarre Exquisite Corpse. Year 9 students were given a drawing challenge to capture ‘The Natural Environment’. We have had some excellent submissions! Inspired by the Chapman Brothers: […]

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