NEWS @ George Salter Academy
Success in Music Instrumental Grades!
Before Easter some students across years 9, 10, 11 and Post 16 were entered for instrumental music exams.
They have achieved fantastic results! The following students have worked very hard with their instrumental teachers and travelled to external exam centres to take their grades.
More students are due to be entered for instrumental/vocal/theory exams for the summer entry.
Fidget Spinners banned from school!
These are the latest craze. They involve students spinning a plastic spinner.
They can be very useful for students with ADHD however they are a major distraction in class and can, if taken apart, become quite dangerous.
It is for that reason that they are banned in school and will be confiscated, if seen.
In addition, there will be punishment for anyone who persistently brings these into school.
We are the champions of the Black Country!!!
Yesterday the year 9 boys and the year 9 girls Athletics teams took part in the Black Country Games.
This is the final tier of the indoor championships in which 170+ schools from the whole of the black country are invited to attend in the early stages. After both teams stormed through the Sandwell stages over the previous months, they went into today looking to capitalise on that success.
Both teams took away gold medals and have become champions of the Black Country... [continue "Champions" story]