Category: Pupils

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 […]

Extra Curricular Sports Clubs

Dear Parent/Carer, Due to an external coaching company’s availability, we have had to alter the after school sports provision. Please see the timetable below. As a growing school we are keen to offer all year groups the opportunity to take part in physical activity either as leisure or […]

Good Food Show @ NEC

Dear Parents/Carers, As part of your child’s careers education, we have arranged a trip to go to the Good Food Show at the NEC, Birmingham. This event will take place on Friday 30th November 2018 and will enable students to experience new cooking skills and see the best […]

Pupil Exchange

Dear Parents/Carers and Pupils You will be aware that Ridgeway has a link with Hermann-Vöchting-Gymnasium (HVG) in Blomberg, Germany.  We have recently started to conduct an exchange to the school in Germany and are now approaching our third year. The first time Ridgeway pupils went to Germany was […]

Letter to Ofsted from A Ridgeway Pupil

Dear Amanda Spielman, Re: The Inspection of Ridgeway Academy in Redditch, May 2018. (Published on the 18th of June 2018) My name is Mary Dowchan-Kowalska and I’m a 14-year-old, year 10 pupil at Ridgeway Academy. I take pride in being a Ridgeway pupil so therefore you can imagine […]