The first of three events held at Ryde Academy took place last month to introduce pupils to future options in the world of work. The Academy is working with EBP South to develop a relevant and inspirational programme of careers events for young people.
Ryde Academy, Isle of Wight
Ryde Academy serves Ryde and the surrounding areas of higher education.
The current principal, Joy Ballard, was featured in TV series Educating Cardiff, when she was head teacher. She is the 2015 Headteacher of the year.
Pupils from Ryde Academy who researched and spoke about bullying, stereotyping and negative attitudes toward the LGBTQ+ community have been praised by the Speaker of the House of Commons and presented with The Speaker’s Student Council Award.
Friday, 15th September, 2017 7:36am
By Sally Perry with one comment
Six of the seven Governors at Ryde Academy have resigned, saying they believe "decisions AET are making in respect of education provision show no interest in improving education, but are becoming wholly commercial”.
Wednesday, 6th September, 2017 8:57pm
By Sally Perry with 4 readers' comments
The Isle of Wight council say "assurances have now been given that the plan to cease secondary education at Sandown has been withdrawn".
Monday, 4th September, 2017 4:32pm
By IW Council Press Office with 3 readers' comments
The Isle of Wight council have launched a six week consultation on future plans for secondary school provision in Sandown, floating a possible partnership with the Governing Body of The Bay CE Primary School.
Monday, 12th June, 2017 2:49pm
By Sally Perry with 5 readers' comments
If the Ryde Academy mock general election is anything to go by, the Conservatives have a lot of work to do over the next five years to win the young persons' vote.
Thursday, 8th June, 2017 6:05pm
By Nat Nelson with 5 readers' comments
Julian Critchley says the rationale for the proposed merger of AET's two academies on the Isle of Wight is fundamentally flawed, and believes the proposal has not been properly thought through.
Monday, 5th June, 2017 1:09pm
By Jim Moody with 5 readers' comments