2016-2017 News archive

21 Jul 2017

Summer School for Y7 students joining us in September 2017

Download the programme of exciting activities for our Summer School!

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13 Jul 2017

Y11 Prom, 7 July 2017

Y11 students celebrated their prom in style at Fontwell Park Racecourse...

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11 Jul 2017

Sports Day, 6 July 2017

Full results and photo gallery...

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28 Jun 2017

Beauty & the Beast

Performances will be on Monday 10 July at 7pm and Tuesday 11 July at 8pm...

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28 Jun 2017

Rewards at Six Villages

There's something for everyone with our wide range of end of year reward trips!

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27 Jun 2017
11 May 2017

PiXLit app for English Literature revision

Y11 students have been given access to a new revision aid - PiXLit - to help with revision for English Literature.

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5 Apr 2017

'Women of the Future' / 'The Modern Man' - Monday 3 April 2017

An inspiring and empowering day for all of our students...

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4 Apr 2017

Primary Links - Science Day for KS2 pupils

Primary pupils make ‘fireworks’ and turn pennies to 'gold' with our Head of Science, Mr Taylor and students from Y10

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30 Mar 2017

Staff vs Y11 students basketball match to raise money for Prom

There will a staff vs Y11 students basketball match next Tuesday, 4 April, to raise money for the Y11 Prom.

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30 Mar 2017

Easter Study Programme - Y11

The Easter Study Programme for Y11 students has been given to students today, and a copy will also be emailed to parents and carers.

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21 Mar 2017

National Sing Up Day 2017

Find out how Six Villages have been preparing for National Sing Up Day on 22 March 2017

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15 Mar 2017

Girls enter CyberFirst competition

Six Villages computer science students aspire to be future experts in cyber security.

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10 Mar 2017

Easter Craft Fayre, Saturday 1 April 2017, 2.30-5pm

Artwork, crafts, honey, cakes, pottery and more! Open to the whole community...

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9 Mar 2017

Girls' Conference & Boys' Development Event, Monday 3 April 2017

The theme for our girls' conference next month is 'Women of the Future'.

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2 Mar 2017

Ski Trip Feb 2017 to Passo Tonale, Italy

Phoebe and Carmen report on a fabulous week's skiing in Passo Tonale!

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2 Mar 2017

Spring 2 Enrichment Programme

The new enrichment booklet is now available...

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16 Feb 2017

Easter Craft Fayre, Saturday 1 April 2017, 2.30-5pm

Join us for a fantastic Easter craft fayre...

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9 Feb 2017

Y7 music students perform on violin and 'cello

Students from 7KSN play the violin & 'cello in front of parents and carers...

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1 Feb 2017

Brightside Mentoring Project

Six Villages teams deliver presentations on post-16 options...

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31 Jan 2017

January 2017 newsletter

January's newsletter is now available...

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25 Jan 2017

Lunchtime Lectures

The next lecture — on Shakespeare: National Treasure or National Fraudster? — is on Friday 27 January.

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25 Jan 2017

Peace Ambassadors

Announcing a new initiative - Peace Ambassadors - led by our Student Leadership Team... applications to be a Peace Ambassador open on Friday 27 Jan

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25 Jan 2017

Mission Statement - working parties

As part of a range of new initiatives for 2017, we are delighted to announce the formation of working parties to look at various elements of Academy life.

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25 Jan 2017

Y7 Castles project

Congratulations to the winners of the Y7 castles model making competition!

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12 Jan 2017

Six Villages Equality campaign - poster competition

Competition time! Create an A4 poster promoting equality - entries should be handed into reception by 12.00 noon on Friday 20 January.

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12 Jan 2017

Y7 students explore topics through dance

Exploring acceptance, diversity, equality & 60s culture through dance...

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4 Jan 2017

Y11 Mock Examination Results & Consultation Evening

Letter to parents regarding this consultation evening on 16 January 2017.

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16 Dec 2016

Spring 1 Enrichment Programme

The Spring term enrichment booklet is now available...

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15 Dec 2016

Non-uniform day, 16 December 2016

A Christmas-themed non-uniform day in support of our 3 community charities and Save the Children.

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15 Dec 2016

Christmas Concert, 14 December 2016

Over 120 students performed in our annual Christmas concert on 14 December to an appreciative audience of parents/carers, family, friends and staff.

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8 Dec 2016

Six Villages welcomes teaching professionals from China

Y9 students conducted tours of the Academy for visiting teaching professionals from China.

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8 Dec 2016

Christmas Bake Off raises money for Stand Up to Cancer

Students, staff and parents surpassed themselves at yesterday's Six Villages Christmas Bake-Off.

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8 Dec 2016

Six Villages 2016 Christmas Card design competition

The winning card was designed by Phoebe Pontent - see her card and all the runner-up entries in our slideshow...

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7 Dec 2016

The Class of 2016 - GCSE Presentation Evening

Students of the Class of 2016 and their families joined staff at the Academy for an evening to celebrate our best results ever!

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7 Dec 2016

Reverse Advent Calendar - fundraising

As part of our community work we are running a reverse advent calendar.

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6 Dec 2016

Six Villages is awarded two Gold Standard awards

We're delighted to have been recognised for 'Overall Improvement' and 'Progress in Humanities' by Ormiston Academies Trust...

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6 Dec 2016

Sleeps to Santa 2016

Students sing for Spirit FM...

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24 Nov 2016

Six Villages Sports Centre #freedomfitweek

Great membership offers at the Six Villages Sports Centre, until 30 November

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22 Nov 2016

Casting announced for Beauty & the Beast

Congratulations to everyone involved in Beauty & The Beast!

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17 Nov 2016

Six Villages Christmas Bake-Off, 7 December 2016

Enter our festive Bake-off on Wednesday 7 December!

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15 Nov 2016

Six Villages marks Remembrance Day

Commemorating Remembrance Day on Friday 11 November...

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10 Nov 2016

Y10 Drama Assessments - Blood Brothers

Our Y10 students performed extracts from Blood Brothers in their autumn assessments...

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9 Nov 2016

The Six Villages Pi Challenge

In preparation for Academy-wide challenges & competitions leading up to National Pi Day on March 14th, 2017, here's some more information about the Six Villages Pi Challenge!

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8 Nov 2016

Competition: Design the official Six Villages Christmas Card!

Win Amazon vouchers and art/craft materials with your winning design!

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8 Nov 2016

'A Question of Sport' Quiz Night, Wednesday 30 November 2016

Join other parents and carers at a fun, light hearted Question of Sport Quiz night...

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8 Nov 2016

Sports News, 4 November - results & forthcoming fixtures

Sporting updates from Mr Case, Head of PE

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7 Nov 2016

Academy production - Beauty & the Beast

Break a leg to everyone auditioning this week!

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7 Nov 2016

Remembrance Assembly, Monday 7 November 2016

Six Villages students remember the sacrifice of war

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3 Nov 2016

Y11 Students vs Staff Netball match

Netball match raises £60 towards next year's prom!

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3 Nov 2016

Autumn 2 Enrichment Programme

The enrichment activities booklet is now available to download from our website. Students will be signing up for activities during tutor time on Friday 4 November.

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2 Nov 2016

He Named Me Malala - film screenings

Screenings of the powerful documentary film, He Named Me Malala...

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1 Nov 2016

Y11 Mock Exams, Autumn 2016

Timetable now available...

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18 Oct 2016

The Six Villages Pi Challenge, 18 October 2016

How many digits of Pi can our students memorise?!

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18 Oct 2016

Six Villages are proud to support The Malala Fund

Come to a screening of He Named Me Malala to raise money for The Malala Fund...

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17 Oct 2016

Sports News, 14 October - results & forthcoming fixtures

Sporting updates from Mr Case, Head of PE

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11 Oct 2016

Sports News, 7 October - results & forthcoming fixtures

Sporting updates from Mr Case, Head of PE

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11 Oct 2016

Letters to parents: HegartyMaths & Flying Start Evening on Monday 17 October

Copies of both letters can be downloaded from the website

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6 Oct 2016

Student of the Week: Y10's Katie Roff fundraises for St Wilfrid's Hospice

We were delighted to welcome Mrs Archer from St Wilfrid's Hospice into the Academy on Monday, to tell us more about the work of the hospice and to present her with a cheque for £500.

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5 Oct 2016

Final fundraising total - Sport Relief 2016

Our final fundraising total for this year's Sport Relief, including Gift Aid, was an incredible £1,343.

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4 Oct 2016

Sports News, 30 September - results & forthcoming fixtures

Sporting updates from Mr Case, Head of PE

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4 Oct 2016

September 2016 newsletter

September's newsletter has been sent out to parents and carers electronically today.

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30 Sep 2016

'Welcome to Year 11' meeting - presentation slides now available

Download the presentation slides from this important meeting

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28 Sep 2016

Exploring cell structures with Miss Kerrigan

Students working in Miss Kerrigan’s Science room have got off to a flying start with their learning through interactive displays which connect students, through the use of QR codes, to resources on the internet.

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27 Sep 2016

Sports News, 23 September - results & forthcoming fixtures

Sporting updates from Mr Case, Head of PE

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27 Sep 2016

European Day of Languages, Monday 26th September

Students and staff celebrated European Day of Languages yesterday...

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23 Sep 2016

'Welcome to Year 11' meeting, Thursday 29 September 2016

Important information for parents/carers of Y11 students

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23 Sep 2016

Earn extra reward points during European Day of Languages 2016

Have a go at speaking Spanish to earn extra reward points on Monday - European Day of Languages!

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20 Sep 2016

Wanted: Student Librarians!

Applications should be with Miss Barkworth in the library by Friday 23rd September! Good luck!

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20 Sep 2016

PE fixtures

Fixtures taking place in the next few weeks...

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20 Sep 2016

Y9 & Y10 School Leaver Booster jabs, Monday 26 September 2016

The SLB jab programme has been scheduled to take place on Monday 26th September 2016.

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20 Sep 2016

Letter to parents, Y7 Information Evening, 20 September 2016

Please see the link below to download the letter sent home with Y7 students on Friday 16 September 2016.

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7 Sep 2016

Excitement and new beginnings on the first day of term

The first day of the academic year produced an atmosphere of excitement and new beginnings, as our new Year 7 students began their learning journey with us, and we welcomed back our students now in years 8-11.

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