RSA Arts Fest

11 July 2019

On Tuesday 9th July 12 RSA students across Y9 and Y8 had been selected to attend the RSA main office in London to take part in the annual ‘RSA Arts Fest’ which involves RSA academies across the country working with artists and practitioners across the day. This year’s theme was ‘Citizen’s of the Future’ and […]

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Iceland Trip

27 February 2019

The exciting trip to Iceland began at 2:30 am, when parents and students gathered outside school – we hit the road by 3 am to catch our morning flight from Manchester airport to Keflavik in Iceland. Upon landing, we headed straight to the Blue Lagoon. A geothermally heated open air spa with water at a warm […]

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Sampad Asian Spring Event

9 May 2018

Our Elite Team were invited recently to perform for the prestigious Sampad Asian Spring Event at the Royal Birmingham Conservatoire on Sunday 6th May.  Showcasing their Beautiful Girl dance choreographed by Subhash Viman Gorania, the students wowed the audience with their energy and skill as the finale act of the event. The students have also been […]

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Teaching for Freedom: The Ideal School’s Exhibition 

27 March 2018

Julian Astle is the RSA’s Director of Creative Learning and Development who over the last few months has carried out research in schools which has culminated in the publication of a new RSA essay The ideal School Exhibition. In summary Julian argues that with liberal democracy under threat, schools need to take brave decisions about […]

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CRSAAT Leadership Conference

All Senior Leadership Teams across the Trust met for the first leadership conference from 4pm-7pm on Wednesday 7th March at Central Assay Studio office.  Eric Griffiths Chair of the Trust welcomed all and the leadership teams worked together on the future strategic plan/vision for the Trust with CEO Guy Shears. Deena Frost (Head of School […]

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The Academy is really proud of Tristan Purchase in Y13

19 March 2018

The Academy is really proud of Tristan Purchase in Y13. He recently applied for an apprenticeship at Rolls-Royce, and after a rigorous process got to the final stage with a full assessment day. The day consisted of five aspects:   Practical (following instructions) Technical Motivational Competency-Based Group Interview   Altogether there were five candidates on […]

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The Chair of the Black Country Chamber of Commerce Young Committee

24 January 2018

A big congratulations to Liam for applying, being nominated and elected as The Chair of the Black Country Chamber of Commerce Young Committee. This is a very high profile role which will really help him develop his skills for the future. The Chamber is investing in all of the committee members so it is a […]

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Warwick Sutton Scholars

18 January 2018

We are delighted that Chloe, Ciara & Joshua have been successful in gaining a place on the Sutton Scholars programme. Warwick Sutton Scholars is a two year programme for highly able Year 8 and 9 students who come from backgrounds that are under-represented in higher education. The programme is open to schools from across the West Midlands. The Sutton Scholars programme aims to […]

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Central RSA looking for Trustees

13 December 2017

We are currently recruiting Trustees to further strengthen our Trust Board. We would be delighted to hear from people are keen to make a difference to our schools. The Trust Board of the Central RSA Academies Trust, is currently seeking individuals with particular specialisms that would complement the skills currently on the Board, to join […]

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Young Citizen of the year

20 October 2017

*Update* We are so proud of Caine. His quick thinking and bravery were recognised at Westminster Palace where he received a medal for Young Citizen of the year. St John’s Ambulance have also recognised his achievement and presented Caine with a with a trophy. https://combinedcadetforce.org.uk/news-media-centre/news/2017/british-citizen-youth-award-for-first-aid-hero-cadet Caine Wildman, a 14 year old student at the RSA […]

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