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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Food for thought – ‘Magic Breakfast’ fuels learning at John Willmott School

Hundreds of Sutton Coldfield students are enjoying a healthy start to their school day – thanks to a national breakfast scheme designed...

Schools leader awarded CBE for outstanding commitment to education

A dynamic and dedicated education leader has been awarded a CBE in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List after dedicating more than 25...

Lockdown hero Carol scoops national education award

A ‘remarkable’ Erdington teaching assistant who is described as the ‘keystone of her school’ has scooped a national award for her heroic...

NEW BLOCK NAMED AFTER WAR HERO WILL ‘FUTURE PROOF’ COLESHILL SCHOOL

The headteacher of the Coleshill School has hailed the opening of a state-of-the-art new teaching block as ‘the next step in the...