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Meet your child’s new teacher

This year we are offering you the opportunity to meet with class teachers who will be teaching your child in the new academic year before term finishes for our summer break. Each new team of teachers will be doing a short presentation on important information connected with that year group – the curriculum, themes, visits, expectations etc. They will then be available to talk
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EYFS Parent Plus Videos

Parents of foundation pupils can now access the Nottingham Academy parent plus videos created to help parents understand how we teach phonics and maths. These short videos can be used by adults and children together so that the way phonics and maths are taught at school can be extended at home. We hope you will find these videos useful and would welcome any feedback.
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Incident Outside Nottingham Academy Greenwood Secondary Site

In light of a recent incident outside Nottingham Academy Greenwood Secondary Site, please see below information from Mr Rae, Lead Principal. Re: Incident outside the Greenwood Road site on Tuesday 25 April 2017 I am writing to you following a serious incident which took place opposite our Greenwood Road site at the end of the academy day yesterday. Staff and pupils at Nottingham Academy
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Phonics Workshop is a Roaring Success

On 23rd February, Year 1 invited parents to come into class and observe a phonics session being taught. Parents were then given a phonics activity to try with their children. Many parents attended and they all had an enjoyable morning and took away many ideas and activities they can try at home. The parents really enjoyed learning how we teach phonics!

Mini Ballers Easter Basketball Camp

From Wednesday 5th April until Friday 7th April children aged 8 – 12 can take part in the Wildcats Mini Ballers Easter Camp. For just £6 per day children will receive basketball tuition, play games and have lots of fun from 9.30 am – 12.30 pm. Booking forms are available from Wildcats Arena reception.  

Year 1 Golden Bear Assembly

Year 1’s Golden Bear assembly took place this morning, with lots of children being awarded. Well done!

Year 2 ‘Come Alive with Science’

Nottingham Academy is a 3-19 school, at our Greenwood Road site we are very lucky to have our Primary and Senior sections of the school in close proximity; today pupils from Year 2 and Year 9 were able to work together on a unique project ‘Come Alive with Science’. Year 9 pupils devised a science lesson plan which was engaging, educational and most importantly,
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Autism East Midlands – Parent Update

Autism East Midlands provide a regular update for parents, this provides listings of the many autism support groups in Nottingham and Nottinghamshire, with contact details and information on how to access support. The most recent version is available below and covers the period January to April 2017 Autism East Midlands – Parent Program, Jan – April 2017 Nottingham Academy SENCO details can also be
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The Nottingham Academy is always looking for opportunities to develop. Part of the development involves listening to the thoughts and opinions of our parents and careers. With that in mind, we are conducting an online survey which will form part of our self-evaluation. Here is a link to the online survey SURVEY LINK we will ask questions about how well we have performed which you grade on
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Family Learning

Nottingham Academy Primary is working with Central College to offer parent learning. The first course is for parents of year 6 pupils. Help your child achieve their best possible result from KS2 tests.  Learn some fun and interesting things to try at home. Course begins 21st Feb and will be held at Sneinton Boulevard, sign up at SB reception. The second course is a family
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