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“The whole point of schools is that children come first and everything we do must reflect this single goal.”

Sir Michael Wilkins - Academy Principal and Chief Executive

Train to Teach with the OIE


The Outwood Institute of Education is currently recruiting trainee teachers for places across our Family of Schools and wider Teaching School Alliance. This one year course, starting in September 2016, is suitable for graduates looking to make a difference in a rewarding and stimulating profession. Please see our website below for more details.

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Latest News

  • Year 11 Taster Days

    Taster days will be held on Wednesday 13th and Thursday 14th July for Year 11 students. Details will be issued via the post.


  • Parents Evening

    Parents evening by invitation on Thursday 28th April 3pm-7pm. Students to make appointments with subject teachers. Any parents not in receipt of an invitation but who wish to make an appointment, please contact the Centre.


  • Year 13 Leavers' Party

    Friday 27th May, 7pm until midnight at the West Retford Hotel. Ticket price £30, £10 deposit to be paid in the Learning Resource Centre by Friday 4th March.



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