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  • 4th Jun

    Mission Discovery Project - SPACE!

    Mission Discovery Project - SPACE!

    The International Space School Educational Trust (ISSET) is a registered UK charity founded in 1998 that works in partnership with some of the world’s leading space organisations to deliver unique learning opportunities for people of all ages. Each of their programmes offer something unique, whether it be on an international expedition learning from some of the greatest minds in the world or our unique Mission Discovery challenge where y...
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  • 16th May

    Duke of Edinburgh

    Duke of Edinburgh

    On Saturday 5th May, our Silver DofE students attended their practice expedition in Dover. The students spent 21 hours walking and navigating during the course of the bank holiday weekend, they cooked their own meals and spent the night camping in tents. It was a very hot and challenging weekend, however students showed real determination and team work throughout the whole expedition and were great ambassadors for the Academy. We wish them goo...
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  • 1st May

    Year 7 Key Curriculum Investigations

    Year 7 Key Curriculum Investigations

    The Key Curriculum Term 4 module, 'Disaster and a New Future', focussed students on the topics of Geography, Citizenship, Politics and History. Students learnt about disasters and their impact around the world.  Each group planned a news broadcast focussed on one particular disaster they had researched. Students evaluated each other's performances, by offering feedback to help them make improvements next time. They also lo...
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  • 12th Apr

    Mindfulness Success With Monty

    Mindfulness Success With Monty

    Earlier this year we were visited by the Chief Executive, Sue Williamson from the SSAT to look at how we were developing and shaping our new UKAT Trust.  Following this, we were invited to write an article for the national journal focussed on the health and well-being of our students, staff and the local community.  Sue Williamson was extremely impressed with the ground-breaking work that we had started at Brompton Academy, and v...
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  • 12th Apr

    Franklin Sixth Form New York Trip

    Franklin Sixth Form New York Trip

    On the 26th of February, eighteen Sixth Form students and accompanying members of staff arrived at the Academy at 5:30am to set off for a stateside adventure. The students were eager to explore the city, and with a packed itinerary, it was all go from the moment we landed. Our first stop was a trip on the subway to an NBA Basketball game at the Barclays Centre which was a fantastic experience, followed swiftly by settling into our hotel ro...
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