Two Teachers at the GLC Gateway Academy receive Pearson National Teaching Awards

Two teachers at The GLC Gateway Academy, an academy supported by our founded organisation the Gateway Learning Community Trust, have won Pearson National Teaching Silver Awards. Lisa Kelly and Ute Steenkamp received these awards in late June this year.   The Pearson National Teaching Awards are an annual celebration of excellence in education, founded in […]

The Old Rep Theatre and Birmingham Ormiston Academy to put on Alice in Wonderland

The Old Rep Theatre and Birmingham Ormiston Academy are putting on Alice in Wonderland for their annual Christmas production with performances running from Saturday 20th November- Friday 17th December.   This will be the sixth production that The Old Rep Theatre has produced alongside Birmingham Ormiston Academy and the production will feature a talented cast of 25 student performers from the academy.   […]

Justine Picardie’s Book Launch in support of Ormiston Families

On Thursday, September 2nd celebrated British author and editor Justine Picardie will deliver a special daytime lecture ahead of the release of her new book, “Miss Dior: A Story of Courage and Couture” to support Ormiston Families.   Justine is the author of six books, including her critically acclaimed memoir, “If the Spirit Moves You: Life and Love After […]

Ormiston Bushfield Academy Reading Fundraiser

Last month, students from Years 7, 8, and 9 at Ormiston Bushfield Academy raised an incredible £1,800 through a sponsored read as a part of OAT’s #iwill project. Pupils were asked to read as much as possible in one week and ask for sponsorship from family and friends. Many students took up the challenge with […]

GeeWizz Raffle Announcment

Last year, the charity GeeWizz raised £400,000 for the creation of a playground at the Thomas Wolsey Ormiston Academy. This year, GeeWizz held a raffle to raise funds to further expand the playground space, add new outdoor arts related activities and increase its accessibility for pupils in wheelchairs who attend the school.   On Saturday 17th July, Robin Weaver was announced […]

GeeWizz Charity Raffle to fundraise for Thomas Wolsey Ormiston Academy

As mentioned in our post yesterday, the charity GeeWizz is running a raffle to raise funds to expand and add new features to the playground at Thomas Wolsey Ormiston Academy.  The raffle is for a painting created by the celebrated artist Maggi Hambling CBE, who has generously donated the painting, “Sunrise”, to the GeeWizz charity. The […]

GeeWizz Charity Funds New Playground at Thomas Wolsey Ormiston Academy

Last year, the charity GeeWizz raised £400,000 for the creation of a playground at Thomas Wolsey Ormiston Academy. This year, GeeWizz is raising funds through the raffle of a painting created and donated by celebrated artist Maggi Hambling CBE. The money raised will further expand the playground space, add new outdoor arts related activities and […]

Part-time Programme Assistant wanted

Part-time Programme Assistant Area of specialisation: Environment, Mental Health, Inclusion, Grants, Youth Council and/or Communication About OT Ormiston Trust is a national charity that aims to improve the life-chances of children and young people so they can fulfill their potential and lead happy and productive adult lives. Through Ormiston Academies Trust (OAT), we sponsor 45 […]