Ormiston Forge Academy Environmental Accreditation

Ormiston Forge Academy recently received an Eco-Schools Green Flag with merit. The Eco-Schools Green Flag is an international accreditation that has been rewarding youth-led environmental action since 1994. The academy uses a Seven Step Framework as an environmental management system that empowers young people to introduce and lead environmental actions. The project of getting the […]

OAT Updates: Praise from Ofsted and awards

Ormiston Cliff Park and Stoke High School Good Ofsted Ratings  Both Ormiston Cliff Park Primary Academy and Stoke High School Ormiston Academy recently received good ratings from Ofsted. Ormiston Cliff Park Academy was commended for its leadership and the inclusive environment they create at the school. They received good marks from Ofsted in all categories. The […]

Ormiston Chadwick Academy Fundraiser

Ormiston Chadwick Academy has started a fundraiser for a member of staff who is currently facing inoperable cancer. The staff member, Linsey, supports SEND students and the Math’s Department at the school and has consistently demonstrated her commitment to helping students at the school achieve their best work. She has been diagnosed with inoperable cancer […]

Ormiston Families Annual Lecture

Ormiston Families has announced its speaker for its annual lecture in November, Charlie Taylor, HM Chief Inspector of Prisons who is working to transform Britain’s prisons. In his previous role, Charlie Taylor worked to make an impact on the lives of excluded students and disadvantaged boys. He led the 2015 review into the youth justice […]

Ormiston Trust signs the Power of Youth Charter

The Ormiston Trust is an organisation working to improve life chances for young people in communities across the country and is committed to ensuring that young people’s voices and priorities are at the heart of what we do. As a strong supporter of the #iWill Movement, and a match funder to the#iWill Fund, we firmly […]

OAT Updates: Ofsted Praise

Both Ormiston New Academy and Ormiston Endeavour Academy recently received high praise from Ofsted. For Ormiston New Academy the school received its best ever Ofsted grade in April, rated as good in every area from the quality of education to student behaviour. The school was taken over by OAT as an academy in 2017 and […]

Great Yarmouth #WeWill Wellbeing Event

Earlier this week the Great Yarmouth #WeWill project Wellbeing Ambassadors organized a Wellbeing Fair in the community for their peers. The event featured stalls with information from local organizations about wellbeing, many of the ambassadors attended as well as the local mayor and there were even wellbeing mini donkeys at the event! Our Ormiston Trust […]

#WeWill Social Action Grant Fund- Final Week for applications!

This is the final week to apply for the #WeWill Social Action Grant Fund. The deadline for applications is April 27th, 2022 at 5pm.  As was described in our previous post the #WeWill Social Action Grants fund looks to support our mission by funding projects which will have a meaningful social impact on an individual, […]

Ormiston Humanitarian Fundraiser: Update

On April 7th we shared that the OAT National Student Voice launched a fundraiser to raise funds for the Disasters Emergency Committee (DEC) Appeal for Ukraine. The initial fundraising target was £10,000 and we are happy to update that they have surpassed their fundraising goal and have currently raised over £11,000 to assist the people of […]

Ormiston Families: A Brighter Challenge

Ormiston Families is hosting A Brighter Challenge for fundraising this April! With Earth Day taking place on April 22nd they are encouraging you to “go green” and take on an environment-focused challenge to make a positive difference for yourself, your community and the environment! The specific challenge is up to those who decide to join […]