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The Owl Experience

By |March 23rd, 2017|Events, Uncategorised|

At Archway Academy we are committed to encouraging the students to try new and different experiences. For National Bird week we organised for Bob Marley to visit Archway to do a workshop on the different Owls that they look after. The workshop consisted of a talk by Bob explaining all the information and facts about [...]

Painting and Decorating show at Ricoh Arena

By |September 1st, 2016|Trips and Outreach|

To further learners development and their enjoyment of painting and decorating Stephen Delary the Painting and Decorating tutor and our work placement officer Neil Spears took the students to The Ricoh Arena in Coventry where they explored the different stands and activities available to get involved with. The trip was started by the learners traveling [...]

Go karting Experience

By |September 1st, 2016|Trips and Outreach|

We feel it is important to take the students on many different experiences and to reward our students for their hard work and dedication. The students were taken to Go Karting in February 2016 as part of their outreach activities that take place every few months. The students really enjoyed the activity racing each other [...]

Skills show NEC Birmingham

By |September 1st, 2016|Events, Trips and Outreach|

The young people of Archway Academy had a trip to the NEC Birmingham to the skills show were they had the opportunity to talk about their ongoing training and career prospects and begin to talk to employers. “At the skills show I talked to employers about IT, which really helped me with deciding what I [...]

The good food show NEC Birmingham

By |September 1st, 2016|Trips and Outreach|

Students took a trip to the good food show at The NEC Birmingham where students listened to interesting presentations and learned about food, culture and different flavours. “I liked on the trip. “It was fun and I tried different types of apples, “said Jake Malone.

Clean for the Queen Event

By |May 17th, 2016|Community|

In the Month of March 2016 we held an event ‘Clean for the Queen’ were many of our students helped to support the Queens campaign to clear up Britain in time for Her Majesty the Queens 90th Birthday, which will be officially celebrated in June.  The students put their protective clothing on and collected the equipment [...]

Community Week

By |April 17th, 2016|Community|

The community week was created to allow our students to experience a variety of activities and working with different organisations and people. Students and staff at Archway created events such as cake sales to raise money for the local homeless, ‘Archway clean up’ that showed learners the importance of keeping the environment clean and tidy. [...]

Christmas Choir

By |March 23rd, 2016|Uncategorised|

Archway Academy conducted a Christmas Choir for patients at the Birmingham Children’s Hospital where the students sang traditional Christmas songs in hope to elevate the Christmas spirit around the hospital. In preparation for the event, the students attended choir practise every Tuesday where they improved their skills with our tutors Anh, Joseph and Samantha giving [...]

Christmas Extravaganza

By |January 17th, 2016|Events|

At Archway Academy we really got into the Christmas spirit with our event the Christmas Extravaganza. Parents and other guests attended the event where there were mince pies and biscuits made by the Hospitality students, Christmas displays and craft stalls with cards and decorations all hand made by the students. There was a raffle that [...]