19th October 2017
On Friday 13th October a small group of students attended the Local Democracy Event held at Kings Hall in Stoke-on-Trent. The experience involved students discussing the opportunities they would like to see arrive in the city as part of our ‘City of Culture’ bid as well as engage in a short consultation with the Department […]
17th October 2017
The academy is proud to have been awarded ‘clay school status’. Miss Foster and Miss Milward were awarded a plaque by world renowned ceramicist Kate Malone (you may recognise her from her role as a judge on the BBC’s Great Pottery Throwdown). Students across the academy have been taking part in a number of ceramics […]
16th October 2017
The academy is proud to be awarded the 360 Degree Online Safety Mark, reflecting our continued commitment to promoting e-safety in the academy.
13th October 2017
Thirty Year 9 students enjoyed a ‘learn 2 earn’ raising-aspirations day at Keele University this week. Students took part in a number of fun team building activities throughout the day. Students also got to identify realistic goal paths for their future careers.
11th October 2017
On Friday, nine students from Years 8 and 9 took part in an ‘Able Writers’ Day’ event at Thistley Hough Academy. The students took part in creative writing workshops led by renowned author, Nick Cook. The workshops were centred around Nick’s best selling trilogy, The Cloud Riders, and the students had the opportunity to film […]
10th October 2017
On Saturday 7th October, ten Year 9 students participated in the Brilliant Club graduation ceremony at Sheffield University. All of the students involved were successful in completing the Scholars Club programme during Year 8, working alongside a PhD tutor from Manchester University in order to produce a 1,500-word essay (which was marked with degree level […]