Dare to Shine at our Academy

Ormiston Bolingbroke Academy was the first academy in Runcorn, for students aged 11–18.

Our specialisms of English and Applied Learning permeate the curriculum and contribute to the vibrancy of the Academy. We aim to provide an innovative learning environment that excites, stimulates and challenges students within a secure and caring community.

Each student is allocated to a House, which is a small pastoral unit from Year 7 to sixth form. The House system gives students opportunities to take positions of leadership and responsibility.

Welcome to the exciting future of Ormiston Bolingbroke Academy.

John RigbyMark Wyss
Executive PrincipalAcademy Principal

Term and Holiday Dates 2015-2016

 

TermOpens for StudentsCloses for Students
Autumn 2015

Wednesday 2 September
for Years 7 and 12

Thursday 3 September
all Year Groups

Friday 23 October
Half Term 26 – 30 October 2015
Monday 2 NovemberFriday 18 December
Christmas Holiday 21 December – 1 January 2016
Spring 2016Monday 4 JanuaryFriday 12 February
Half Term 15 – 19 February 2016
Monday 22 FebruaryThursday 24 March
Good Friday & Easter Monday 25 & 28 March 2016
Tuesday 29 MarchFriday 1 April
Spring Holiday 4 – 15 April 2016
Summer 2016Monday 18 AprilFriday 29 April
Bank Holiday – 2 May 2016
Tuesday 3 MayFriday 27 May
Half Term 30 May – 3 June 2016
Monday 6 JuneFriday 15 July

INSET Days (staff training days, students not in school):-
Tuesday 1 September 2015
Monday 18 – Thursday 21 July 2016

 

Dates updated: 17/03/15


 

Term and Holiday Dates 2016-2017

TermOpens for StudentsCloses for Students
Autumn 2016

Tuesday 6 September
for Years 7 and 12

Wednesday 7 September
all Year Groups

Thursday 20 October

Half Term: 24 – 28 October 2016
Monday 31 OctoberFriday 16 December
Christmas Holiday 19 December – 2 January 2016
Spring 2017Tuesday 3 JanuaryFriday 10 February
Half Term 13 – 17 February 2016
Monday 20 FebruaryFriday 31 March
Easter Holiday 3 – 17 April 2016
Summer 2017Tuesday 18 AprilFriday 28 April
Bank Holiday – 1 May 2016
Tuesday 2 MayFriday 26 May
Half Term 29 May – 2 June 2016
Monday 5 JuneFriday 21 July

INSET Days (staff training days, students not in school):-
Monday 05 September 2016
Friday 21 October 2016
Monday 24, Tuesday 25th and Wednesday 26 July 2017

 

Dates updated: 15/03/16




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