Monthly Archives: April 2019

Rockwood Academy girls celebrate International Women’s Day with STEM Activities

On Friday 8th March 2019, female science students from Rockwood Academy took part in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) focused workshops at different institutions across Birmingham to celebrate International Women’s Day, which coincided with the start of British Science Week 2019. Girls from Year 7-10 visited Sandwell Academy, where they took part in a

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British Science Week 2019 at Rockwood Academy

During the week of the 11th-15th March 2019, Rockwood Academy students celebrated British Science Week 2019, receiving a science grant in recognition of their programme of activities for the week. Rockwood Academy students took part in a schoolwide science-themed interactive quiz delivered during their form-time, as well as an element scavenger hunt where students had

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Rockwood Academy commemorates Holocaust Memorial Day

During the week commencing 21st January 2019, students and staff from Rockwood Academy took part in a range of classroom-based activities to commemorate Holocaust Memorial Day, which was on Sunday 27th January 2019. Students led an exhibition focusing on key Holocaust survivors, including Mady Gerrard, who’s UK Holocaust Memorial Foundation (UKHMF) testimony was gifted to

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