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  • 21/06/22

    Pre-16 Learners 'Green Village'

    Our pre-16 learners presented their, 'Green Village' idea.  All learners were then presented with industry cadet bronze certificates. Thank you to Marie and Emily from Willmott Dixon.
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  • 20/06/22

    Post 16 Leavers Transition Day

    Our leavers enjoyed attending their assessment and transition day at Heart of Birmingham Vocational College (HBVC). The visit demonstrated our Academy's commitment to offering a smoother transition post-Calthorpe. In addition, it allowed our learners to not only adjust and cope with t...
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  • 17/06/22

    Parental Workshops - Cooking

    The cooking session was delivered by Simone Studley our Attendance officer and very talented baker.  Parents/carers enjoyed making simple summer fruit tartlets, they got the opportunity to meet other parents in a cook-along style and they learnt new skills.
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  • 15/06/22

    The Move Programme

    Learners from the Engagement for Life Pathway are making the most of the good weather using the Move Programme skills outdoors ☀
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  • 08/06/22

    The Sword in the Stone

    Learners from within our Learning for Life pathway showed great enjoyment in watching and taking part in a stage show of 'The Sword in the Stone' hosted by Image Musical Theatre within our Dance Drama studio. All children were able to sing along to practised songs and some learners were able...
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  • 07/06/22

    Parental Workshops - Self Care

    Our parents really enjoyed the Self-care session, the focus of the session was on methods such as meditation, massage & breath work. This was an amazing experience for parents/carers to practice letting go, relaxing in the moment and discovering what works best for them.  The session was...
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  • 16/05/22

    Willmott Dixon and HS2 visit pre and post 16 learners

    Thank you to HS2 and Willmott Dixon for providing opportunities for our pre and Post-16 learners to learn about work and skills that are valued in the workplace and life. Through the encounters with our employers, we hope to raise aspirations, challenge stereotypes and promote equality an...
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  • 25/04/22

    Perry The Bull Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Mascot Comes To Calthorpe Academy

    On Monday 4th April Perry the Bull visited Calthorpe Academy and met some of our learners talking to them about the upcoming Commonwealth Games and activities and events that would be happening in Birmingham in July. Learners listened to an assembly and were able to ask questions and have ph...
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