Ormiston SWB Academy

Welcome to Ormiston SWB, a mixed 11-16 Academy and post 16 Sixth Form, serving a truly multi-cultural community, whereby every pupil is respected and treated as an individual. 

Welcome to Ormiston SWB Academy

About Us

WELCOME TO ORMISTON SWB ACADEMY.

Learning for Life, Securing Success.

Under new leadership at the Academy, with improving results in all areas, this is an exciting time for our Academy. We have an oversubscribed school with a diverse and enthusiastic student intake. Our motto is “Learning for Life, Securing Success”, which shows our commitment to ensuring all children achieve the best academic results and also master the skills they need to have a happy and successful life. 

Mr R Hughes | Principal

 

LATEST NEWS

OPEN E-VENTS 2020

Ormiston SWB Academy are delighted to announce details of our virtual e-vents. Students and their parents will be able to access and experience a whole range of virtual experiences and activities which will help them make a decision about their secondary school in...

SWB celebrates GCSE achievements

  Students at Ormiston SWB Academy in Bilston, Wolverhampton have today received their GCSE results, enabling them to embark on the next chapter of their education. Staff and students joined together to celebrate the many achievements at the end of what has been...

SWB6th students collect their A Level and BTEC Level 3 results

Students at SWB6th at Ormiston SWB Academy have received their Level 3 results today, with students going on to University, apprenticeships and exciting employment opportunities. SWB6th is delighted to report some strong individual achievements including: Owen...

Success in the Duke of Edinburgh’s Award Scheme

Year 13 students Libby and Terri have been involved in the Duke of Edinburgh’s Award since September 2015 (year 9). During this time, they have completed their Bronze and Silver Award and are just about to finish their Gold Award. Over the 5 years that they have been...

Latest COVID 19 Update

For the latest news, please go to COVID-19 Updates where you will find: - Student and Parent guide to our online learning    https://www.classcharts.com/student/login - Useful safeguarding websites and contacts - All staff emails if you need any support with the work...

New Year 11 Revision Portal Launched!

Mr Crawley explains how Year 11 can access a wealth of revision aids and Knowledge Organisers provided by your teachers at https://ormistonswbacademy.org.uk/year11revision/

Media Trip to Birmingham Uni

Sixth Form Media Students had a great time yesterday at Birmingham City University for the Media Masterclass. They had the opportunity to script and record their own podcast, and make their own TV news broadcast, with the help of lecturers and industry professionals....

Women in Technology Event

Last week ten Year 8 girls attended a Tech event to raise the awareness of all the many and varied careers within STEM areas and in particular Technology. Currently women only make up around 22% of all technology jobs so this event was organised to inspire young girls...

International Women’s Day 2020

For International Women's Day, we take a look at who SWB staff believe is the most inspirational woman in the world, as well as why it is important to celebrate it.

World Book Day 2020

The world of make believe was brought to life when OSWBA staff dressed as their favourite fictional characters to celebrate World Book Day today. How awesome does everyone look?!? The theme for this year is...

OPEN E-VENTS 2020

Ormiston SWB Academy are delighted to announce details of our virtual e-vents. Students and their parents will be able to access and experience a whole range of virtual experiences and activities which will help them make a decision about their secondary school in...

SWB celebrates GCSE achievements

  Students at Ormiston SWB Academy in Bilston, Wolverhampton have today received their GCSE results, enabling them to embark on the next chapter of their education. Staff and students joined together to celebrate the many achievements at the end of what has been...

SWB6th students collect their A Level and BTEC Level 3 results

Students at SWB6th at Ormiston SWB Academy have received their Level 3 results today, with students going on to University, apprenticeships and exciting employment opportunities. SWB6th is delighted to report some strong individual achievements including: Owen...

Success in the Duke of Edinburgh’s Award Scheme

Year 13 students Libby and Terri have been involved in the Duke of Edinburgh’s Award since September 2015 (year 9). During this time, they have completed their Bronze and Silver Award and are just about to finish their Gold Award. Over the 5 years that they have been...

Latest COVID 19 Update

For the latest news, please go to COVID-19 Updates where you will find: - Student and Parent guide to our online learning    https://www.classcharts.com/student/login - Useful safeguarding websites and contacts - All staff emails if you need any support with the work...

New Year 11 Revision Portal Launched!

Mr Crawley explains how Year 11 can access a wealth of revision aids and Knowledge Organisers provided by your teachers at https://ormistonswbacademy.org.uk/year11revision/

Media Trip to Birmingham Uni

Sixth Form Media Students had a great time yesterday at Birmingham City University for the Media Masterclass. They had the opportunity to script and record their own podcast, and make their own TV news broadcast, with the help of lecturers and industry professionals....

Women in Technology Event

Last week ten Year 8 girls attended a Tech event to raise the awareness of all the many and varied careers within STEM areas and in particular Technology. Currently women only make up around 22% of all technology jobs so this event was organised to inspire young girls...

International Women’s Day 2020

For International Women's Day, we take a look at who SWB staff believe is the most inspirational woman in the world, as well as why it is important to celebrate it.

World Book Day 2020

The world of make believe was brought to life when OSWBA staff dressed as their favourite fictional characters to celebrate World Book Day today. How awesome does everyone look?!? The theme for this year is...

Our Values – C.O.R.E.

Ormiston SWB Academy students are expected to demonstrate a vast array of characteristics that will prepare them for future success. Our values clearly signal to staff, students and parents the core values of Character, Organisation, Resilience and Excellence which ensure our Academy is a focused, happy and a safe place to learn and achieve. 

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CHARACTER

  • Show respect for everyone in the academy
  • Show respect for all staff by following requests ‘FIRST TIME, EVERY TIME’
  • Use appropriate language at an appropriate volume
  • Use good manners. We will say
    ‘Please’, Thank you’ and ‘Pardon’
  • Avoid confrontation
  • Show respect for the academy environment
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ORGANISATION

  • Have the correct equipment each day
    look smart, correct uniform at all times
  • Take responsibility for my attendance each day
  • Attend all my lessons, making sure I am in the RIGHT place at the RIGHT time
  • Take responsibility for my behaviour and actions every time and not seek to blame others

 

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RESILIENCE

  • Keep myself safe moving around the academy in a calm and orderly manner, respecting balconies and stairs
  • Keep myself safe in all lessons by listening to the advice from staff and asking when I am unsure
  • Not bring prohibited items into the academy
  • Keep myself safe by using technology
    appropriately
  • Keep myself safe on my journey to and from the academy
  • Never put myself/others in danger with my actions
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EXCELLENCE

  • Have a positive attitude with a desire to learn and achieve
  • Take responsibility for my own learning and
    complete all work to the best of my ability
  • Take responsibility for my own progress by acting upon teachers’ advice with positivity

 

 

CORE CURRICULUM

Click here to download our brand new core curriculum.

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Sixth Form

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VIRTUAL OPEN E-VENTS 2020 – LOOK OUT FOR YOUR GOLD ENVELOPE FROM YOUR YEAR 6 TEACHER!

Ormiston SWB Academy are delighted to announce details of our virtual e-vents. Students and their parents will be able to access and experience a whole range of virtual experiences and activities which will help them make a decision about their secondary school in September 2021.

Families are encouraged to register their interest in our virtual e-vents so they don't miss out on information shared by the Academy. The form only takes a minute to complete and can be found here: https://forms.office.com/Pages/ResponsePage.aspx?id=Hqlr3mgtNEWb5ZwLB9h4DbPxMGIZ5tJGgO66X9A96VZUOUgyS0cwTlEwTUFIOEhIOEROQ0VRWjRROC4u

Prospective parents will be able to access the latest Academy information, virtual tours, testimonials, submit questions for our regularly updated FAQ, learn how to apply from our Admissions team and find out more about our curriculum and pastoral structures. We'll also have video updates from our current students on what to expect when starting secondary school.

There will be surprises delivered to our local partner primary schools, LOOK OUT FOR YOUR GOLD ENVELOPE and also through the post too for Year 6 students and parents.

All content will be shared on our Instagram, Facebook, Twitter and YouTube accounts - so follow and subscribe now. Please be sure to check our website regularly as we will collate all of the links and content centrally so you have a central hub of information.

Please contact us on 01902 493797 or email jcrawley@oswba.co.uk if you have any questions, or visit our E-vent FAQ page at https://ormistonswbacademy.org.uk/news/open-e-vents-2020/

Twitter

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Last year Tegan (y10) won a global creative writing competition, and during lockdown, has been uploading her stories to 'whatpad'. She has received over 80 views on these stories and has been continuing to create more each day. Well done, and keep writing, Tegan! https://t.co/XPCAzjWIze OSWBAcademy photo

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Ormiston SWB Academy, Dudley Street, Bilston, West Midlands, WV14 0LN

01902 493797 | Enquiries@oswba.co.uk