Fairfax Academy

HUNDREDS RETURN TO SCHOOL FOR 60TH REUNION

Former pupils from all across the world returned to Fairfax School for a huge 60th anniversary reunion – and to see a...

Fairfax pupils blast off to Forbidden Planet

Fairfax pupils blasted off for an out-of-this-world school production which took audiences on a trip to outer space. More...

MP plants tree to celebrate years of success at Fairfax

A Sutton school that is celebrating its 60th birthday laid down more roots this week – when the Royal Town’s MP planted...

Artist Izabela’s portrait will ensure Fairfax’s first headteacher takes centre stage at school’s 60th anniversary

A highly-regarded Sutton Coldfield-based artist is helping a local school celebrate a landmark anniversary – by creating a new portrait of the...

Fairfax pupils live up to school motto, say Ofsted inspectors

Inspectors say Fairfax’s ‘proud’ pupils live up to the Sutton school’s motto of ‘dignity in hard work’, after awarding it ‘Good’ status.

Paralympic volleyball serves up more fun at Fairfax

An award-winning Sutton school which is renowned for serving up sporting opportunities for pupils of all abilities is introducing another Paralympic game...

HELP SOLVE THE MYSTERY OF THE MISSING PROGRAMMES

A Sutton School which has been holding a popular annual arts festival for more than half a century wants former pupils and...

IT’S BACK TO SCHOOL FOR EX-PUPILS AS FAIRFAX MARKS 60TH BIRTHDAY

A Sutton school is appealing for former pupils to come forward as it prepares to celebrate its 60th birthday next year.

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JOHN WILLMOTT WELCOMES TEAM GB ATHLETES AND PROSPECTIVE OLYMPIC TEAM MEMBERS

Students at John Willmott School learned about what it takes to go for gold – when two athletics stars from Team GB...

Plantsbrook students get innovative assessments to help decide grades

Plantsbrook School students whose course results are to be decided by staff assessments instead of exams this year are being given innovative...

Teamwork behind Plantsbrook’s COVID testing success, says headteacher

Plantsbrook’s headteacher says the challenges of the last 12 months have built a stronger connection between the school and parents – after...

Sutton families take to the skies for uplifting virtual balloon race fundraiser

Families and staff at Hill West Primary School will go up, up and away when a virtual balloon race lifts off this...