Monthly Archives: January 2020

School raises record amount for MacMillan Cancer Support

Macmillan Cancer Support The first ever Macmillan Coffee Morning happened way back in 1990. It was a rather small affair with guests gathering for a cup of coffee or tea and then donating the cost of their drink to Macmillan. The format proved so popular that the following year it went national. Here at Rockwood

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Rockwood Academy Radio is live!

Students from year 7 to year 10 have recently taken part in a training session on how to use our brand-new radio station. Students learnt how to use microphones, how to go live and how to use jingles and BEDS (Background music) to make a radio show really exciting. We thoroughly enjoyed having training from

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J.E.E.P Programme

Rockwood Academy is one of three West Midlands schools selected to participate in the 2019 Junior Engineering Engagement Programme.  The programme is being run by the Transformation Trust. Through this initiative twenty of our Y7 students are developing their understanding of facilities management and sustainable engineering.  The students will be taking part in four in

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