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WE ARE RECRUITING!

We are seeking to fill the following role: Learning Support Assistant SCP 16 – 18 (£16,969 – £17,714) 37 Hours per week, Term Time plus one additional Day (pro rata £14,423 – £15,057) The Academy has an opening for a Learning Support Assistant to provide learning intervention for students with special educational needs.  This role […]

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ZENNY HANDS OUT HIS FIRST HOOVES

During tutorial sessions students have been working hard to record evidence of their enterprise skills in action at school. As part of the tutorial programme every student has their own personal enterprise tracker where they can record examples of how they have demonstrated an enterprise skill in action across the curriculum. Students are working towards […]

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GETTING IN A BUZZ ABOUT THE SPELLING BEE

Freebrough students Luke Dunning, Erika Stephenson and Eden Duncan have been participating in the Routes into Languages Foreign Language Spelling Bee since September 2014.  They were part of a group initially selected because of their outstanding performance in their baseline tests for Modern Foreign Languages during their Year 7 early transition period. The Foreign Language […]

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FREEBROUGH DEFINITELY HAS TALENT!

Thursday 26 February 2015 saw our annual showcase of fantastic Freebrough student talent. Guests were treated to a wonderful evening of music, dance and performances at the Freebrough’s Got Talent event.  All acts were fantastic and the judges had some difficult choices to make. The winners were: 3rd place – Nicole Case 2nd place – Lauren Wren 1st place […]

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WE ARE RECRUITING!

We currently have the following vacancies: Assistant Director of Learning – Maths We are looking to appoint an outstanding individual to join our committed and motivated Maths faculty with a proven track record of outstanding teaching and pupil outcomes. They will develop teaching and learning in the faculty, share innovative and outstanding practice, undertake research […]

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MESSAGE FOR YEAR 6 PARENTS

We are delighted that so many Year 6 students in the area have chosen Freebrough as their secondary school when they move in to Year 7. At Freebrough our children in Year 6 leave their primary school and become Year 7 students three weeks before the summer holidays rather than waiting until September. By doing this […]

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WE MADE THE FRONT PAGE!

We were delighted with the result of our recent Ofsted inspection when we were graded as a ‘good’ school. We are proud of our achievements here at Freebrough Academy and we like to share our good news so that you can be proud of us too.  We were thrilled to make the front page of the […]

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DOING THE MOONWALK

Mission X a global initiative that is designed to excite young people about all aspects of space and becoming an astronaut. This year is very special for the UK as it will be the first time a British citizen, Tim Peake, will take the journey up to the International Space Station. As part of this […]

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SHARING OUR SUCCESS

On Friday 6th February 2015 we hosted our first TEEP (Teaching Effectiveness Enhancement Programme) Ambassador event for colleagues from other schools across the region.  The event provided an opportunity for us to share with others the improvements we have made in teaching and learning since the introduction of TEEP in October 2012.  As part of the programme, […]

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Post 16 students inspired by The All in One Company

Students studying Enterprise and Entrepreneurship at the Post 16@Freebrough enterprise centre were given a fabulous insight into what it takes to develop a successful business when they visited the All in One Company in Ashington. Students were able to learn about the business and how it had started from an idea which came about when […]