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Latest Notices:

Year 11 exam timetable and revision sessions

As I’m sure all parents and carers of Year 11 students know, the GCSE exams start next week. Whilst both students and parents have received a copy of exam entries and dates, an additional timetable with details of planned, teacher-led revision sessions can be viewed by clicking here:  GCSE Exam and Revision Timetable

Year 9 and 10 trip to watch The Tempest

Every year Stafford Shakespeare Festival present one of Shakespeare’s plays in the grounds of Stafford Castle. This year it’s the turn of The Tempest.

The English Department have arranged to take all Year 9 and 10 students to watch a matinee performance on Tuesday 27th June. Students have already received a letter with further details but a copy of the letter can be viewed here: The Tempest letter

Transport has been arranged to bring all students back to the Academy, however if parents/carers wish to make alternative travel arrangements please provide written permission, outlining those arrangements.

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TREAT – latest issue

The latest edition of our newsletter, can be viewed by clicking here TREAT

Holidays in Term Time and Leave of Absence Requests

From September 2003 amendments to The Education (Pupil Registration) (England) Regulations 2006 removes reference to family holidays and extended leave as well as the statutory threshold of 10 school days.
The amendments make it clear that the Principal may not grant any leave of absence in term time unless there are exceptional circumstances.

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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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