No Pens Day 2021

Wednesday 13th October
As part of National Dyslexia Awareness Week, staff and students took part in ‘No Pens Day Wednesday’ last week. For one day only, staff were invited to teach their lessons without using any pens or written communication at all. The idea of the day was to highlight speech and language

Student Nominated for Bristol Young Heroes Award

Wednesday 6th October
We are very proud of one of our students, Jason, who was invited to attend the Bristol Young Heroes Awards on Friday evening at We The Curious after he was nominated for the Action Hero Award for his community volunteering work with St Johns Ambulance. PC Ryan Day, Engagement and

City Academy Open Evening – Wednesday 29th September 4pm – 7pm

Tuesday 7th September
City Academy’s Open Evening for prospective students and parents, is taking place on Wednesday 29th September from 4pm – 7pm. You are welcome to arrive any time from 4pm, there is no need to book, however we ask you arrive no later than 6.30pm, as the evening will finish at

School Holiday Days Out

Tuesday 20th July
We the Curious and SS Great Britain have an exciting offer for families whose children are in receipt of free school meals. Both organisations have put together a free family ticket that includes a healthy and nutritious meal for all children that attend. Spaces are limited and allocated on a

Launch of the National School Breakfast Programme – Breakfast at Home Area

Tuesday 8th June
The National School Breakfast Programme is pleased to announce the launch of its breakfast at home area on the Family Action website. The breakfast at home area shares with parents the benefits of eating a healthy breakfast, and the impact this can have on children’s readiness to learn, health and wellbeing. It offers tools to

Students on BBC Points West

Thursday 27th May
City Academy students spoke to BBC Points West reporter Andy Howard, about the anniversary of George Floyd’s murder that sparked global Black Lives Matter protests, the students were very impressive with their informed and thought provoking comments.

Free Period Products for Families

Friday 21st May
Free Period Products for Families We understand the expense of period products for families, and that ‘period poverty’ is a very real issue in the UK. We are delighted to be able to offer our families a service where you can come to reception any time between 8am and 4pm

City Academy Employee Aisha Thomas Nominated for the UK’s Largest Diversity Awards

Wednesday 5th May
City Academy, Assistant Principal, Aisha Thomas, a local role model from Bristol has been nominated for the positive role model award at The National Diversity Awards 2021. The Breath-taking Liverpool Anglican Cathedral will play host to this year’s awards, to be held on 4th February 2022. Britain’s most inspirational and

City Academy Academy Councillor Vacancy

Tuesday 4th May
As the City Academy is part of a Multi-Academy Trust (the Cabot Learning Federation), we have an Academy Council rather than a Governing Body. However there are similarities in the role, which is officially to be responsible for holding the Principal and the school leadership team to account for

Expressive Arts Showreel

Thursday 1st April
Expressive Arts Showreel Please watch our City Academy Expressive Arts Showreel – a celebration of all the amazing work our students have done in their Art, Catering, Drama, Music, Product Design & Photography lessons this term.