Year 7 BBC school report

The year 7 BBC school report group went across to the Inspiration Academy building and had a tour before any other student. They will be creating news reports about the opening of the new building next week during BBC School Report News Day.

 






Weather update 27/02/2018

UPDATE: The Leigh UTC and Inspiration Academy students will be allowed to leave at 1.40 pm this is due to the adverse weather conditions to ensure they can travel home safely. Many thanks



Due to weather conditions the school will close at 2.45pm today to allow time for students to travel. Should the situation change we shall update you by text/email. The Leigh UTC.



Computer Science Final Competition

It is a pleasure to announce that our Year 7 Computer Science team of Finalists attended BAE systems STEM competition Final round at Rochester last week and came 4th among the 6 groups of Finalists.
The pupils endeavoured and performed immaculately the tough competition which included developing skills in computer programming using binary, contextual mathematics, data analysis, logical reasoning, creative thinking and team building.
Our year 7, team at UTC were amazing and performed the very difficult tasks and showed brilliant team work, problem solving and logical reasoning. The best part was that they kept their enthusiasm till the end and were enjoying the tasks and had fun.
It was announced at the end that they were the youngest team among all the competitors which included Year 8, 9 and 10.
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Anti bullying Week

Last week The Leigh UTC and Inspiration Academy marked National Anti-bullying week with a wide range of activities and workshops across all year groups. We spent some time looking at the This Mornings ‘Be Kind’ Campaign and completed a number of activities and events that included students learning about the different types of bullying, how to identify bullying and what to do if you think you are being bullied. Students shared experiences of bullying and when they have identified bullying as well as (In true UTC style) using their CAD CAM skills to create a leaf pledge and coding their way trough anti bullying and citizenship’s online game Interland #bekind #bullyfreezone.

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