31st October 2017
Students go behind the scenes at Lighthouse
Our music and drama students were treated to a backstage tour at Lighthouse, Poole’s Centre for the Arts in October. They were taken behind the scenes to see just how much effort and work goes into staging a successful show. The tours are one of the many advantages we receive from being one of the... Read more.
14th September 2017
Collection for victims of Hurricane Irma
Geography teacher Mrs Timms has a niece in Tortola, one of the British Virgin Islands, and is collecting donations of essential items to help people whose homes and businesses have been destroyed by Hurricane Irma. They are particularly looking for small items that can be sent to her niece to distribute to friends and colleagues,... Read more.
14th September 2017
Year 11 Parents Information Evening
It was great to see so many Year 11 students and parents/carers at the Parents information evening on Monday. Please see presentation from the evening along with important key dates, deadlines and study session information. Year 11 after school revision Year 11 Key Dates and Deadlines Parents information Evening Year 11v4 Read more.
13th September 2017
Did you know we run a homework club at St Aldhelm’s? Run by inclusion assistants, it’s perfect for anyone needing help with their home learning or students who would prefer to do it at school than at home. Read more.
7th September 2017
Year 11 parents’ information evening
5th September 2017
Record-breaking GCSE results!
St Aldhelm’s GCSE results up 30% since Ambitions takeover St Aldhelm’s Academy’s GCSE results have shown significant improvement in 2017 with 48 per cent of pupils achieving a standard pass of at least five GCSEs, including English and Maths. Since being taken over by Ambitions Academies Trust in June 2015, the number of pupils achieving... Read more.
21st July 2017
Wizard of Oz provides show-stopping end to the year
Two magical performances of the Wizard of Oz ensured we ended the academic year in show-stopping style. The show was one of the most ambitions performed at St Aldhelm’s for years and show just how far we have come as an academy. More than 30 talented students from years 7 to 10 were in the... Read more.
20th July 2017
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14th July 2017
Year 7s on WW1 fact-finding mission
Some of our Year 7 students have been on three history trips in one week as part of the World War 1 Sandyholme project. The free history research project saw students spend three days working with the YMCA and a professional historian researching the history of Sandyholme and its owners during World War One. They... Read more.
6th July 2017
Sporting success wins Curie the cup!
Congratulations Curie House who have done the ‘Double Double’ – winning both the Sports Day challenge and the House Challenge Cup for the second year in a row. The result was announced in assembly today, much to the delight of Head of House Mr Halfhide. Sports day was held over the course of a week... Read more.