School inspectors have raised Oasis Academy Arena’s Ofsted rating. Students at the Academy told inspectors how much their school has improved in just 18 months, praising teaching and behaviour.
Four staff, 43 very excited students and a lot of history and culture ahead, a group of year 10's at the Academy as they embarked on an immensely exciting trip to Paris.
Following concerns earlier in the year that mobile phones can be a distraction to learning, we introduced a mobile phone ban at the academy. We are very pleased to report that the mobile phone ban is working very well!
Following extensive feedback through parent’s forums and discussions we have increased the numbers of trips and visits from the academy.
We recently received our comparative data for English mastery in Year 7 and 8 and are happy to say that we were very pleased to see the quality of students’ responses.
In previous years we have operated a knife arch with the local police. We will be doing this again shortly. Please be assured that this is not something to be worried about...