30th January 2019
The Academy is open for business as normal today (Wednesday 30th January). Please wrap up warm and wear appropriate footwear when travelling to school. Travel safely.
21st January 2019
In October 2018, 3 of our students took part in this year’s SASCAL Youth Speaks Competition in which 14 schools from across Stoke on Trent also competed. They successfully made it through to the final (with another 5 schools) which took place on Thursday 17th January at the Stoke on Trent Sixth Form College. Ashley […]
14th December 2018
On 7th December Miss Haynes, Mrs Ridgway and Mr Moyo took Textiles students to visit the Victoria and Albert Museum in London. Whilst at the V&A students had the opportunity to also visit the ‘fashioned by nature’ exhibition which had fashion pieces and textile artefacts that had been designed and influenced by nature. The students […]
12th December 2018
It has been ‘Accelerated Reader Rewards Week’ here at Ormiston Horizon Academy this week. To celebrate the students’ reading achievements, there have been lots of initiatives launched to reward these students for their efforts and progress in the reading programme. On Tuesday 11th and Wednesday 12th December, Miss Gardner, the Director of Literacy, led AR […]
30th November 2018
The academy was extremely proud to see year 10 student Ashley stand up in parliament and lead a debate over the Vote At 16 policy. Ashley is the member of youth parliament for Stoke on Trent and described the memorable experience: “It was great, it was quite nerve-wracking standing up and speaking but after I […]
22nd November 2018
On Tuesday 20th November, 3 students represented our Academy in an annual public speaking event hosted by the Rotary Club at Stoke on Trent 6th Form College. They delivered a formal, and comedic, speech titled ‘Ohhh, I Wanna Dance With Somebody’ which was all about the power of dance and the positive impact it can […]
20th November 2018
Massive well done to all those involved with collecting an amazing 211 Operation Christmas Child boxes. The gifts have been loaded up and taken away. Pictured are 8C2 who managed to collect the most. Operation Christmas Child is a project of Samaritan’s Purse, an international relief organisation. Since 1993, Operation Christmas Child has delivered gift-filled […]
7th November 2018
Well done to our Year 9 and Year 7 netball teams who had great success vs St Margaret Ward Academy recently. Our year 9 girls won 9-4 in an entertaining match. Our Year 7 girls entered two teams in a round robin tournament. Both Year 7 teams remained undefeated with pink bibs picking up two […]
29th October 2018
OHA consultaion letter – admissions Admissions-Policy-2020-2021.
23rd October 2018
Well done to our two teams “Ultimate Destruction” and “Red Devils” who have been selected to compete in the KMF Young Engineer of the Year award. The teams will be sponsored by Rydale Roofing and will take part in a Robot Wars tournament against other schools in Stoke and Staffordshire.