Birches Head Academy

Duke of Edinburgh Award


Year 9 have enjoyed an introduction assembly today to the Duke of Edinburgh Award. Mr Burndred, who led the assembly, was keen to stress that gaining the award proves to employers how resilient they can be and how they can work independently. All Year 9 pupils have one timetabled lesson per fortnight and they have […]

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Cadbury World Trip


Two groups of Year 7 students visited Cadbury’s World during October and had a great time learning about fair trade and how Cadbury support this with their imports of raw materials and community projects in the source countries. […]

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Artsmark Silver Award


We are proud to announce that we have just been awarded the Artsmark Silver award in recognition of the arts and cultural provision within our curriculum at Birches Head Academy. The Arts council for England recognises that Birches Head Academy has enriched its arts learning offer over the last two years through a number of […]

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Year 7 Boys Rugby


Congratulations to the Year 7 Boys Rugby team who celebrated success with 3 wins in March at the Staffordshire Rugby Festival with the team up against schools from across the County. Well done boys, keep up the good work 😃! If anyone is interested in Rugby please speak to Mr Kumar or Mr Jenkins. The […]

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The Magic Breakfast


The Magic Breakfast is now up and running from 7.50am – 8.20am daily There is a choice of cereal’s (shreddies, cheerio’s, cornflakes and rice crispies) and also hot, toasted bagels.  Students simply need to come to the dining room to choose and eat which they would like.No student should take their breakfast out of the […]

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