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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. I lead the school with my Senior Leadership Team.


We have very high expectations and aspirations for everybody in our school community and hold an ambition through our vision for OBA to be one of the country’s best schools. The school has enjoyed several years of success. In 2018 we were listed in the top three schools in Halton for our Progress 8 score, and have been the best school in Runcorn for this measure in each of the last two years.  Our Sixth Form results are outstanding. In 2018, At A level, the average grade awarded was a C+, with 20% of all A level grades an A*-A. 

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  • 22 August 201922/08/19

    GCSE Results

    Ormiston Bolingbroke Students Celebrate GCSE Success   Students, parents and staff at Ormiston Bolingbroke Academy are celebrating fantastic GCSE exam result success today. There were several subject highlights, with English, Science and Spanish all seeing an increase in the percentage of...

  • 15 August 201915/08/19

    A level Results

        OBA Students Celebrate A Level Results   Ormiston Bolingbroke Academy is celebrating another successful year for its Sixth Form students who are collecting their results today. Students at the sixth form achieved a 100% pass rate on all exams sat, with over 60% of e...

  • 9 July 201909/07/19

    Music Showcase

  • 18 June 201918/06/19


  • 17 June 201917/06/19

    OBA Race for LIfe

    During PE lessons on Monday 24th June 2019 Year 7 & 8 students will have the opportunity to compete in a ‘OBA Race for Life’ which will take place entirely within the school premises. Whilst the main focus of this will be for our students to increase physical fitness we will be ra...

  • 14 June 201914/06/19

    Beach Trip

    The Saturday Academy beach trip is due to go ahead tomorrow as planned. In the event that we do need to make the decision to cancel due to heavy rain, ATW activities will be on as normal at OBA. Please continue to send your child into the Academy in the morning with a packed lunch.

  • 23 May 201923/05/19

    Help To Save

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Ormiston Bolingbroke Academy
Barnfield Ave, Runcorn, WA7 6EP

01928 711 643