Ridgeway Academy

Ridgeway Academy is situated in Astwood Bank, Redditch, Worcestershire. There are currently over 470 pupils on roll from the ages of 9-15 (yr5-yr10). The school serves Astwood Bank and surrounding areas of Redditch. We work closely with Astwood Bank First School, Feckenham First School and Crabbs Cross Academy although […]

Year 6 SATS Information Evening

Dear Parents/Carers I am writing to invite you to a parents’ SATs information evening, which is being held on Thursday 31st January at 6pm. The purpose of the evening is to give parents information about the SATs exams, discuss ways of supporting the children with their revision and […]

Spring Extra-Curricular Sports

Dear Parent/Carer, We would like to inform you in advance of the upcoming extra-curricular sporting opportunities for pupils in the spring term. As a growing school, we are keen to offer all year groups the opportunity to take part in physical activity either as leisure or as part […]

Children In Need 2018

Dear pupils and parents, Over the last week, we have rightly supported the 100 years commemoration of the end of WW1 and held non-uniform days and raised money for The Royal British Legion. We were not going to do a non-uniform day for Children in Need, however, hearing […]

After School Spanish Sessions

Dear Parent / Guardian, I am writing to let you know that I will be offering after school Spanish sessions on a Wednesday and Friday afternoon after school for the next 3 weeks, starting the week of 12th November. The sessions will take place from 3:15pm to 4pm […]

They Shall Not Grow Old Film

Dear Parents, All secondary schools have been sent a copy of a new film, ‘They Shall Not Grow Old’, by Peter Jackson (director of Lord of the Rings.) He was charged by The Imperial War Museum in conjunction with the BBC with creating a lasting memorial of events […]