Gallery

Our gallery shows a selection of photographs from across our Academy.

Chicago Day 11

Chicago Day 11 Today was our last day at Ridgewood High School, and our last day for the students to finish their prototypes and the final day to rehearse their pitch to Apple tomorrow. This morning we started by breaking off into pods where teams took turns to...

Day 10 in Chicago

Day 10 in Chicago Well today in Chicago we have turned into our very own business hub, with students working in their teams to prepare for our big presentation at Apple HQ on Friday. Students have to prepare a ‘pitch’ for their app idea, demonstrating a prototype and...

Chicago Day 9

Chicago Day 9 Today at Ridgewood the students have been developing their app prototypes within their teams. This session was led by the Apple Campus leaders and some really interesting ideas are starting to take shape. Designing the app layout, adding logos,...

A letter from Chicago…

A letter from Chicago... I’ll have to start this piece with yet another apology. Last weekend I was sitting at Manchester Piccadilly train station about to start my blog. Last Sunday I was travelling down to London for an early meeting with the Department for...

Chicago – Day 4

Chicago - Day 4 So where do we start when trying to describe day 4 of the Chicago trip? Perhaps by saying we had workshops on the 19th floor of the Apple Headquarters in Chicago city centre? Or the fact we are starting to develop new ideas for apps with the Everyone...

We are Creative. We are Innovative.

We are Creative... We are Innovative... We Collaborate... At New Bridge Multi Academy Trust, we are incredibly lucky to wok with children and young people in creative and innovative ways. Learning across the Trust is collaborative, meaningful and very often, geared...

CEO’s Blog…

CEO's Blog   First of all, can I start with an apology. I totally forgot to do a blog last week! So, Happy New Year to everyone. I wish I had a plausible excuse – but I haven’t really. Our family, like many others, had a rather chaotic Christmas break as both my...

December 2021 Newsletters

December 2021 Newsletters Please click on the links to view the December 2021 Newsletters from across the New Bridge Multi Academy Trust. Future Finders December 2021  Hawthorns December 2021 Hollinwood Academy December 2021  New Bridge College December 2021 New...

The Omicron Variant

The Omicron Variant I’d like to concentrate this week’s blog on a single item – the Omicron variant. As yet, we are still waiting for our scientists to offer us more secure information but, needless to say, all our organisations have spent a significant amount of time...

A Quick Update…

A Quick Update...   Hi everyone, A quick update this week... Last Monday and Tuesday I spent the day with a number of other CEOs of MATs from across the country. Several government agencies had asked for a slot to offer some updates. Ofsted kicked us off. Ofsted...

Graham’s Blog…

Graham's Blog... First of all, can I start this week’s blog with an apology. I didn’t get round to writing a blog last week. I rarely miss, but I just had one of those weeks! It’s quite interesting as I don’t think I was alone in having 'one of those weeks' – many of...

Hot Off The Press!

Hot off the press! I heard some great news this week... The Trust has been successful with its bid to take a group of our 16+ students to the USA, next year. We received 90k from the Governments Turing Fund. We are one of just 3 special schools/trusts in the UK to get...

Sad News

Sad News   I received some dreadfully sad news on Wednesday. Jean Webber, who many of you will remember, sadly passed away following a short illness. I’m going to dedicate this blog to one of the most influential colleagues and inspirational people I have ever...

Hi, everyone…

Hi everyone... I’m writing this week's blog on a train, on my way to London. This evening (Friday) I’ve been invited to the annual NASEN awards event. The only time I get out my tuxedo is for this event and our school proms!! I can’t say I feel over comfortable in a...

Rather a hectic week…

Rather a hectic week...   Hi, all... I’m still rather frustrated at not having enough time to get round our schools and spend time with the children and staff teams. Most of my time this week has been spent looking at finances and our future direction of travel....

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