News and Events

News & Events – General

  • Exciting news about the Academy gate

    We have exciting news about the much anticipated fences and gates at the front of the Academy! As you are aware we have been working on the installation of  new fences and gates to further secure our site. We have been supported by the Police, Crime Commissioner and Stoke-on-Trent City Council (particularly Councillor D…

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  • Festival in a Factory

    Last week Mr Melin took a few selected students to the opening of the Festival in a Factory at Emma Bridgewater. While there they were able to watch a question and answer session with Lauren Child about her new fantastic book ‘Hubert Horatio’. After the Q+A they had the privilege to meet the children’s laureate, ask some mo…

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  • Potteries Museum Visit

    As part of the The Stoke-on-Trent ceramic challenge that our year 7 & 8 students are currently participating in, they and Mr Riddle attended a tour of The Potteries Museum and Art Gallery on Tuesday 11th June. They had the opportunity to visit the art gallery, had guided tours of the museum and some students were able t…

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  •  Year 7 & 8 Ceramics Challenge

    Students from Year’s 7 & 8 are currently participating in a city-wide challenge funded by local ceramic businesses. Ben Cooper of The Inspirational Learning Group and representatives from local businesses have been delivering workshops to our students after school. Students have been challenged to promote the ceramics…

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  • Students successfully complete Duke of Edinburgh Award practise expedition weekend

    Year 9 and 10 Trentham Academy students have completed a gruelling weekend of challenges whilst working towards their Duke of Edinburgh Award. 26 Bronze students in year 9 and 7 Silver award students completed their practice expedition weekend with flying colours.

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  • TALENT event is a great success

    The first TALENT event was a great success. £100 was raised towards the outdoo…

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  • TALENT ‘Meet & Mingle’ coffee afternoon

    TALENT (Trentham Academy’s PTA) is holding a ‘Meet & Mingle’ coffee afternoon at the …

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  • Literacy Book Bench

    Staff and students have been working incredibly hard, painting a book bench as part of a National Literacy Trust project. Their chosen theme was ‘Winnie the Pooh’ and the bench looks amazing! All of the students who have been involved in this exciting project, meet the Lord Mayor at the grand unveiling and participated …

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  • Easter Egg Community Delivery

    Our wider community is very important to us and both staff and students wanted to wish them a “Happy Easter”.  So, when we announced our plans to deliver Easter eggs to our local community we were overwhelmed by how many we had from Academy staff and students.  They were hand delivered yesterday by our …

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  • Ski Trip

    During half term, 36 students and 6 staff travelled by coach to the Süd Tyrol in Northern Italy to ski in the Sexten area of the Dolomites. We skied every day in fabulous conditions and enjoyed other activities in the evenings including bowling, swimming, games night and a visit to a pizza restaurant. Students and staff …

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