The Academy supports students in assessing their own attitude to learning including key attributes and skills such as attendance, punctuality, behaviour, uniform, teamwork and enrichment.
Students self-assess their progress each term and work together with their form tutor to grade their attitude to learning.
There are four levels of attitudes to learning, expert learner, advanced learner, developing learner and potential learner.
Rewards and privileges are targeted at students who reach expert learner status.
Students can also receive additional rewards for being demonstrating ‘Active learning’ in their lessons.
Any electronic gadgets (phone/headphones/speakers etc.) ‘Seen or heard’ in the Academy building and for during lessons times will be confiscated until the end of that day.
We reward excellence in many ways including: