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Summer 2018

Wishing students, staff and parents a safe and happy summer. Please find below the latest edition of our Aspire Newsletter. If you would like a printed copy, please contact the school on 0116 2881228. Aspire Newsletter Summer 2018 Title Size Date added Download Aspire Newsletter Summer 2018 17.92 mb 13 – 07 – 2018 Download Preview

GCSE English Summer Work 2018 Year 10 into Year 11

Wigston Academy GCSE English Summer Work 2018 Year 10 into Year 11 A Message from the English Department After reviewing the Year 10 PPEs, we have identified a few things that you could work on over the summer holiday so you are ready for Year 11. There are 3 key things: 1) Reading 2) Writing 3)…
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Sixth Form Students Raise Money For The Leicester MS Therapy Centre

Well done to Wigston College Sixth Form students who raised money for the Leicester MS Therapy Centre.

Summer Madness Concert

Summer Madness Concert We are working extremely hard in preparation for the end of Summer Madness concert. As we have combined all our ensembles across the Wigston Academies Trust from the performing arts department, this demands an awful lot of preparation and rehearsals. We will be taking the pupils off timetable on Monday 2nd July…
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Students Have Their Writing Published

Exciting news from the English Department – we have some published writers! As mentioned previously, in the Autumn Term, we entered a competition launched by the Young Writers Organisation. The challenge was for students to write a story using one of the sentence starters provided. They received over 20,000 entries from students across the country,…
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Sports Awards Evening 2018

The PE Department are pleased to announce the details for this years Sports Awards Evening! It will be on Friday 29th June (no World Cup Games!) in Site B Main Hall starting at 6.30pm. Letters for tickets are available from Mr Dandolo in the PE Mobile. #proud #teamwigston

Year 9 Trip To Paris October 2018

Dear Parents, YEAR 9 TRIP TO PARIS – OCTOBER 2018 The Modern Foreign Languages Department will be running a residential trip to a centre in Paris from Tuesday 23rd to Friday 26th October 2018. This is an exciting opportunity for your child and it enables them to achieve three aims. • To stay in one…
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Former Pupils Receive Duke of Edinburgh Gold Awards

Huge congratulations go to Jake Green, Anja Kinsberger, Hayley Clowes and Sam Bott who were invited to Buckingham Palace to receive their Duke of Edinburgh Gold Awards. A wonderful group of students who completed Year 13 in 2015 and a perfect day for their celebrations too.

Year 11 Awards Evening

On Tuesday 26th June we are holding Wigston Academy’s first Awards Evening to reward and recognise the achievements of our Year 11 students. Invitations to the award winners will be sent out after half term.