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PTA Summer Fair

posted 5 Apr 2017, 06:29 by BRO Web Admin   [ updated 5 Apr 2017, 06:29 ]

If you are interested in running a stall at our Summer Fair on Saturday 24 June from 11am-4pm, please complete and return the attached form to principal@broadlandsacademy.org or hand in to Visitor Reception.

PTA Quiz Night

posted 5 Apr 2017, 00:46 by BRO Web Admin

All are welcome to attend the PTA's first Quiz Night on Friday 12 May from 6.30pm-9.30pm. Please see the attached poster for further details.

Meet the Principal Meeting (Assessment Focus) - Tuesday 28 March

posted 31 Mar 2017, 07:17 by BRO Web Admin   [ updated 31 Mar 2017, 07:21 ]

Thank you to all those who attended the 'Meet the Principal' meeting on Tuesday. The PowerPoint presentation is available below for any parents who were unable to make the meeting.

Year 9 KS4 Options Process 2017

posted 16 Mar 2017, 01:14 by BRO Web Admin   [ updated 16 Mar 2017, 01:18 ]

Year 9 students will be receiving their KS4 Options 2017 courses information booklet today. Please click on the link below to view the booklet.

British Science Week 2017

posted 8 Mar 2017, 00:54 by BRO Web Admin   [ updated 8 Mar 2017, 00:57 ]

There will be some exciting competitions running within the Academy w/b Monday 13 March 2017 as part of British Science Week! Please click on the link below for further details!

Open Mornings March 2017

posted 6 Mar 2017, 06:15 by BRO Web Admin   [ updated 6 Mar 2017, 06:35 ]


The Academy will be running Open Morning tours (by appointment) at the following times:


Tuesday 7 March, 9.15am and 10.15am

Wednesday 8 March, 9.15am and 10.15am

Monday 13 March, 9.15am and 10.15am

Tuesday 14 March, 9.15am and 10.15am


If you are interested in securing one of the limited spaces available for this year's Year 7 intake and would like to book on to one of the above tours, please contact the Academy on 0117 9864791 or via contactus@broadlandsacademy.org

The Pearson Teaching Awards 2017

posted 6 Feb 2017, 03:22 by Google Google   [ updated 6 Feb 2017, 03:22 ]

The Pearson Teaching Awards offers everyone the opportunity to say “thank you”, to the teacher who has helped them most.  Anyone can take part, children, students, parents, grandparents and colleagues can all go online and say thank you.  In return, a thank you card will be sent to each and every person or team of people who is thanked. Every “thank you”, then becomes a nomination for a Teaching Award. The closing date for thank you nominations via the “thank you” page online is 10 March 2017. Please click on the link below for further information:

Pearson Teaching Awards

Ex-Year 11 Exam Certificate Event - Tuesday 29 November

posted 6 Feb 2017, 03:21 by Google Google   [ updated 6 Feb 2017, 03:21 ]

The 'Class of 2016' are invited to collect their exam certificates on Tuesday 29 November from 4.00pm-5.30pm. Please click on the link below for further details of the event and the arrangements for requesting coursework.


As detailed in the letter, please ensure you let the Academy know by Friday 25 November if you wish to collect any coursework whilst attending the event on Tuesday 29 November. Should you wish to collect any coursework on a subsequent date, please ensure you give the Academy at least 48 hours notice.

Year 11 Parent Information Evening - Wednesday 28 September

posted 6 Feb 2017, 03:20 by Google Google   [ updated 6 Feb 2017, 03:20 ]


If you missed the Y11 Parent Information Evening, please click on the links below to access the information which was shared with parents during the evening.

Fantastic GCSE results again!

posted 6 Feb 2017, 03:19 by Google Google   [ updated 6 Feb 2017, 03:20 ]

The Year 11 students of Broadlands Academy are again celebrating a fantastic set of GCSE results. The percentage of students achieving 5 A*-C including English and Maths was over 60% for the fourth consecutive year. Progress measures have also improved at the Academy with more students than ever before achieving their target grades. 

Subjects where achievements were particularly strong included Biology, Chemistry and Physics where 100% of students gained A*-C grades. Additionally, in English, Film, Graphics, History, PE, Music, Core Science and Additional Science, more than 75% of students gained A*-C grades. 

There was a very pleasing increase in the number of students gaining the highest grades.  The top performers in terms of A*-A grades were:

Jordan Lear (12 A*-As)

Jasmine Rhymes (11 A*-As)

Livvie Atkins (9 A*-As)

Mia Conybeare, Josh House, Maisie Sparks, Ahmed Tumia (7 A*-As)  

Ellie Homer (6 A*-As)

Charlotte Cherry, Dan Goodwin, Emily Ricketts, Charlie Saunders, Ethan Thatcher (5 A*-As)

Biology, Chemistry, Physics, History and Film were the top performing subjects in regards to A*-A grades with at least 25% of students gaining one of the top grades.

Once again students of all abilities have made amazing progress during their time at Broadlands with 92% making expected progress in English.

Mr Anderson has been Principal at Broadlands and overseen the last four years of improved results. He stated “I am absolutely delighted for the students and staff at Broadlands who have worked so hard to ensure that these fantastic results could be achieved. It has been a privilege to be a part of the success at Broadlands since we became an Academy and I am confident in the position the school now sits following its ‘Good’ Ofsted inspection earlier this year.”


Mr Anderson moves on to a new post as the Director for Education for the REAch4 Academy Trust and the new Principal, Mr James Hall, will be joining Broadlands from Hayesfield Girls’ School in January 2017. Mr Hall commented “Congratulations to all at Broadlands on another fantastic set of results. I am really looking forward to taking up my new post and working with all at Broadlands Academy in January to build upon the rapid progress and significant success achieved over the last four years”.


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