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Year 9 and 10 land-based enrichment morning

This Thursday, 6th April, all Year 9 and 10 students have another land-based enrichment morning.

Year 9 students may come to the Academy in their PPE kit but will need their normal uniform for the afternoon.

As Year 10 students have their normal land-based lessons in the afternoon, they can wear their PPE kit all day but will need a change of footwear to wear when they are inside.

Year 11 Easter revision sessions

Revision sessions are being held for Year 11 students, 9.30 am – 3.30 pm, on the following days:

Wednesday 19th April – Geography & French

Thursday 20th April – Core Science & Maths

Friday 21st April  – Additional Science & English

There will be no canteen service on these days so students will need to bring a packed lunch and sufficient refreshments for the whole day.

The transport timetable for the revision days can be viewed by clicking here Easter transport timetable.

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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