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Latest Notices:

Year 11 Parents’ Evening – Thursday 1st February

Parents/carers of Year 11 students are invited to attend a consultation evening, with their child, to discuss progress and the results from the mock exams with individual teachers on Thursday 1st February, 4.45 – 6.30 pm.

It would be helpful if you could advise your child of your preferred times and the names of the teachers you wish to consult as students are required to book appointments on your behalf.

The covering letter and appointment record sheet can be viewed here: Year 11 parents’ evening appointment sheet

For those parents/carers who were unable to attend the Aspirations Evening on 11th January, Mrs Cartwright will also be repeating her presentation at some point during the evening.

Year 10 BTEC Sport Exam – Thursday 1st February

Year 10 BTEC Sport students have an exam on Thursday 1st February at 9.30 am.

The exam will cover all the topics studied to date. A list of the topics can be found on Google Classroom.

Absences and Fixed Penalties

As of 1st January 2018, a new Staffordshire Local Authority Code of Conduct for Issuing Penalty Notices is in place. A letter explaining this new code of conduct can be viewed here:   Absence letter

Performance Data

Click on the link below for our recent performance data:-

This is how the Academy compares against other Staffordshire schools:-

The Rural Enterprise Academy Open Event takes place on Wednesday 24th January 2018

Based at the heart of South Staffordshire College’s Rodbaston Campus in Penkridge, The Rural Enterprise Academy are once again offering prospective learners and parents the opportunity to come and find out more about all the Academy has to offer at their open event.

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Welcome to The Rural Enterprise Academy!

We invite you to experience all that The Rural Enterprise Academy has to offer, including: a brand new campus, an exciting and engaging curriculum and access to all of South Staffordshire College’s Rodbaston Campus facilities.

Our aim is to educate, nurture and inspire future rural entrepreneurs. Whether our students want to work outdoors, look after our planet, or help to feed the nation – we grow talent!

We are sponsored by three businesses: Veolia, the National Farmers Union, and South Staffordshire College who will ensure our students can access the very best facilities, and are well equipped for the future, whether looking to move on to employment, or on to further training including higher education.

The registered address for The Rural Enterprise Academy is:

South Staffordshire College
Rodbaston Hall
Stafford Road
ST19 5PH
Tel: 01785 333360


Our Principal is: Lorraine Makin and the chair of the Board of Governors is Mr Graham Morley.  They can both be contacted at the above address.

Contact telephone number for the Trust is 01785 333360.

Find out more about the Rural Enterprise Academy partners:

VeoliaNFUSouth Staffordshire College
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