Newsflash – Friday 25th January 2019

In this week's edition of the Droylsden Academy Newsflash we are delighted to report that our bid to the Cadet Expansion Programme (CEP), a government joint initiative between the MOD and the Department of Education, to establish a Combined Cadet Force Unit at Droylsden Academy has been successful and that, as such, we have been given approval and funding to set up our own unit.

Also in the news this week:

  • Holocaust Memorial Day – Sunday 27th January 2019
  • Year 10 GCSE Food and Nutrition students get to grips with portioning and preparing chicken
  • Year 7/8 Table Tennis A and B Teams win Gold and Silver medals at the Tameside Table Tennis Championships
  • GCSE Countdown – 15-weeks left
  • Student of the Week
    • Harris Mahmood and Demi Scally, Year 11
  • Year 9 Parent/Carer Teacher Evening
  • Reminders and Messages
    • Harry Potter Mastermind!
  • Dates for your Diary
    • The GCSE conference for Year 11 students which will take place on Tuesday 29th January 2019 at the Village Hotel, Ashton
    • Year 11 Pre Public Examinations will take place in the week beginning Monday 4th February 2019
    • Booster injections Year 9 students – week beginning Monday 4th February 2019
    • The Character Awards Evening for students in Years 7 and 8 will take place on Thursday 7th February 2019
    • The Academy will break up for the half term holiday on Friday 15th February 2019