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  • An update from the Acting Head of Academy

    An update from the Acting Head of Academy

    Feb 2nd, 2016 | Read More

    I am pleased to advise that this week I met with students whose names will be entered in the Sinceritas Laboris Book – very well done!  

  • An update from the Acting Head of Academy

    An update from the Acting Head of Academy

    Jan 15th, 2016 | Read More

    Last week the academy held its annual Celebration Evening. The evening was an opportunity to publically celebrate the achievements of students; I would like to pass on my personal congratulations t...

  • An update from the Acting Head of Academy

    An update from the Acting Head of Academy

    Dec 18th, 2015 | Read More

    This week I led assemblies with all year groups to thank the overwhelming majority of students for the way in which they have responded to the new academy rules.

  • Enrichment Day

    Enrichment Day

    Dec 1st, 2015 | Read More

    It is our first Enrichment Day, and a wealth of diverse activities are taking place throughout the academy, including a new House competition ‘Spelling Bee’.

  • Remembrance

    Remembrance

    Nov 16th, 2015 | Read More

    On Wednesday, 11th November all students and staff stood silently in the school playground in remembrance of all those who have given their lives for our freedom.

  • An Update from the Acting Head of Academy

    An Update from the Acting Head of Academy

    Nov 6th, 2015 | Read More

    It was my great pleasure on Thursday evening to watch our students perform Macbeth at the Old Repertory Theatre in Birmingham as part of the Shakespeare Schools Festival; thank you to all the stude...

  • This week at Fairfax

    This week at Fairfax

    Oct 16th, 2015 | Read More

    I am delighted to advise you that the overwhelming majority of our students are taking pride in the academy by wearing their uniform with pride throughout the day and also when leaving the academy.

  • Acting Head of Academy

    Acting Head of Academy

    Sep 25th, 2015 | Read More

    I would like to take this opportunity to introduce myself. Many of you may be aware that I was a Deputy Head Teacher at Fairfax for 8 years before completing a secondment as Head of Academy at Bour...

  • Welcome Back to a New Term!

    Welcome Back to a New Term!

    Sep 11th, 2015 | Read More

    We look forward to a busy, but rewarding, year ahead, starting next week with our annual Open Evening on Tuesday, 15th September.

  • Well Done to Students on Expedition

    Well Done to Students on Expedition

    Jul 15th, 2015 | Read More

    Well done to all our Silver and Gold Duke of Edinburgh’s Award students, in their successful expeditions in the Peak District and Snowdonia, respectively.