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  • Principal's Blog - April 2018

    16th April 2018 As we approach the exam season the sun has finally begun to shine. I just wanted to look back at some of the recent events and share with you some of the exciting news moving forward. Admissions for Year 7 in September 2018I am pleased to share with you th
  • Principal's Blog - December 2017

    22nd December 2017 As we approach the festive season at the end of a busy school term I wanted to make contact to update you on a few key areas and wish you the very best for the holidays and a happy New Year.Christmas crackerWell done to all students and staff involved in t
  • Hectic Start to the New Academic Year!

    25th September 2017 It has been an extremely hectic but very positive start to the new term. Year 7 have settled in really well and Year 11 are raring to go in their final year.We had 97 Year 11s who attended the first maths intervention which is amazing!!On the back of the f
  • New Academic Year

    4th September 2017 Welcome back….I hope you all had a fantastic summer and are ready for the new term.I would like to start by congratulating Year 11 on what was a fantastic set of GCSE exam results. They were richly deserved and I wish them all the best as they take their n
  • Marvellous March

    29th March 2017 March has been another really busy but exciting month for the Academy.  It started with the fantastic news that a record number of Year 6 parents have chosen Manor Croft Academy as their first choice school for September 2017.  This is a clear indication t
  • January Update

    27th January 2017 A family schoolThe theme of our assemblies this week has been safeguarding – Students have been working with the safeguarding team to create a new child friendly safeguarding policy that can be easily understood and accessed by everybody in school.  The st
  • December Update

    2nd December 2016 Year 11 mathsOn Wednesday, Year 11 received their mock maths examination results.  Presented to them in brown envelopes – in an effort to replicate the results process as accurately as we do with the examinations that they take in summer.  As you would exp
  • Important Update

    18th November 2016 As we approach the middle of our longest term I wanted to give you a few important updates.  Students continue to respond to the new higher expectations that have been set by the Academy and we really appreciate your support with this.  Uniform remains ver
  • A Great Start to the New Term

    26th September 2016 I would like to thank all students, parents, carers and staff for making this a very successful start to the academic year and welcoming me into my new role as Principal.  As we met students at the ‘blue line’ on the first day of term I was struck by how s
  • New Principal's Blog - New Academic Year

    6th September 2016 I have the privilege of taking on the role of Principal at Manor Croft Academy at such an exciting time in the school’s journey.  It is my firm belief that all students should have the opportunity to experience an outstanding education and I will endeavour
  • Principal's Blog - February 2016

    12th February 2016 As always it's been another very busy half term and also a very successful one!By now you will have received a copy of the letter from Her Majesty's Inspectorate, following their visit in January.  We are delighted with this as it really does show the impr
  • Principal's Blog - December 2015

    18th December 2015 I cannot quite believe that we have already reached the Christmas holidays.  It seems like only yesterday I was wishing you well for the summer.  It has, as always, been a very busy term and I know the staff and students deserve a well earned rest.  Howeve
  • Principal's Blog - Parental Engagement Forum

    16th October 2015 Last night saw the first of our Parental Engagement Forums and what a fantastic evening it was.  We had about 35 parents and carers attend the event where Manor Croft staff explained a few key points about how we are moving the Academy forward including; q