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Ormiston Bolingbroke Academy

  • Nurture

    We provide the environment and an experience that cares for and looks after every student in the school, encouraging everyone in the school community to be the best version of themselves.

  • Support

    We provide the right level of personalised support to enable every student to flourish and fulfil their full potential in every aspect of their school life.

  • Excellence

    Every member of the school community aims for excellence in everything they do.


Welcome to Ormiston Bolingbroke Academy

As the Principal of Ormiston Bolingbroke Academy, it gives me great pleasure to welcome you to the school’s website. OBA is a happy, caring school where our students are at the centre of everything we do.

We have very high expectations and aspirations for everybody in our school community and hold an ambition for OBA to be one of the country’s best schools. Our curriculum is creative and inspiring. Our strong specialisms of English, Mathematics and Applied Learning permeate the curriculum...

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  • 7 November 201807/11/18


    OBA are going out of this world! A robotics team from Ormiston Bolingbroke Academy recently attended a “kick-off” event at Cheadle Hulme High School for the launch of this year’s FIRST® Tech Challenge – Rover Ruckus. ‘Landship Enterprise’, the chosen nam...

  • 7 November 201807/11/18

    Oba Christmas Markets

  • 22 October 201822/10/18

    HAve a good Half term

    Look after yourselves and each other over the half term break. For anyone who feels they may need a little extra support, please make a note of these important contact details. 

  • 17 October 201817/10/18

    No saturday academy

    There is no Saturday Academy (ATW and Saturday Sports) for the next two weekends over the half term break – We look forward to seeing you at Saturday Academy when it starts again on Saturday 3rd November.

  • 2 October 201802/10/18

    No Enrichment tonight

    Enrichment activities are not on tonight as there is a Staff Twilight sessions being run. Things will return to normal on Wednesday

  • 18 September 201818/09/18

    High School Musical - Rehearsels

    High School Musical – Rehearsal Schedule (Times of rehearsals are subject to change at short notice) Date                Time September Every...

  • 14 September 201814/09/18

    OBA Way

    Ormiston Bolingbroke Academy has launched this academic year with ‘The OBA Way’, a purposeful new school wide initiative. The programme seeks to positively shape students character through a focus on the key concepts of ‘Ready’ ‘Respectful’ and ‘Resilient...

  • 10 September 201810/09/18

    Start of Term Letter

  • 8 September 201808/09/18

    A message from the Principal

    Important message regarding the death of former student, Eddie O'Rourke

  • Ormiston Bolingbroke Academy Extends Student Places   Ormiston Bolingbroke Academy in Runcorn is to expand to offer 200 more places to students – reflecting its popularity with parents and young people as an academy of choice.   The academy, sponsored by Ormiston Academie...

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Ormiston Bolingbroke Academy
Barnfield Ave, Runcorn, WA7 6EP

01928 711 643