NEWS @ George Salter Academy
Welcome to Adrian Price, our new Principal
I am delighted and honoured to have been appointed as the Principal for George Salter Ormiston Academy.
For the past five years I have been headteacher of Tenbury High in Worcestershire and my previous experience has taught me the value of getting to know the parents and carers as well as the staff and students. I know that a successful and happy school depends on all of us working together.
Throughout last term I was fortunate enough to have been able to visit the ... [continue "Message from Adrian Price"]
Blood Brothers trip
On the 18th April, the English Department took 42 Year 11 pupils to see 'Blood Brothers' at the Wolverhampton Grand Theater.
For some of our students this was their first trip to a theater and they loved every moment- they even took part in a standing ovation for the cast and said it was "brilliant!".
The trip was to engage and help students with their GCSE preparation and to quote Rushane "I bare understand it now Miss", so the late night was worth it.
Mock trial competition success!
We had our first ever local heat mock trial competition on Saturday, 17 March, at the Birmingham Magistrates Court with a group of year 9 students.
There were 9 schools competing (5 being grammar schools) of which only 2 were selected for the next round. We were one of them coming second to Kind Edward VI Handsworth School!
There were some natural lawyers in that court room who left everyone amazed. The Magistrates and the Court Ushers were highly impressed at how ... [continue "Mock trial competition" story]
I have a dream...
"The dream of being a doctor is something some students will have from a very early age."
Elisha, Ria and Suman have always had a keen interest in medicine.
They all applied to the University of Birmingham, which is a very competitive course. All three of them have been accepted.
We are so proud of them. Thank you to Dr Stevens and their tutors who have supported the girls with their applications every step of the way.