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24/05/19

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RDA Student Voice

Finally, we were presented with our badges in Year 7 assembly. Our Head of Year, Ms Kioi was so proud to see us receive the Year Council badges. We're proud of ourselves too, and of our school https://t.co/2RZX8lwLcP

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23/05/19

Royal Docks Academy Retweeted
RDA Student Voice

Our first School Council meeting took place at lunch time today, with two reps from each Year Group (7 to 10). The Head Boy and Head Girl chaired the meeting, and we think we’ve got some great ideas to present to SLT after Half Term! https://t.co/KZaACAJR6p

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23/05/19

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RDA Student Voice

It was our turn to get our badges today! We're feeling so proud of ourselves. We had such a good Year 8 Council meeting last week, and our School Council reps are prepped for the meeting today https://t.co/DOebTaN2wp

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23/05/19

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Great opportunities, special connections and growing friendships. Privilege to welcome Yr 10 pupils from Royal Docks Academy Custom House today. Encouraging to see genuine pupil led plans for partnership forming. https://t.co/bStTBcxhNl

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23/05/19

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Felsted Chapel

Privilege to welcome Yr 10 pupils from our partners at Royal Docks Academy Custom House today. Great to see friendships forming. Already planning a return visit. https://t.co/RSUgshpZiE

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22/05/19

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We had a quick Prefect meeting today (some of us were on a Sociology trip) to discuss our Break duties and our Faculty link roles https://t.co/aAJRYavRPl

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22/05/19

Royal Docks Academy Retweeted
RDA Student Voice

We've got our Year Council badges! This morning, we were presented with our badges in our Year 9 assembly. We're excited about the opportunity and responsibility we've been given, and can't wait to help make improvements https://t.co/ucJYPYJs2O

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21/05/19

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RDA Student Voice

This morning, we (the SSLT, Prefects, Year 10 Council, and School Council Reps for Year 10) received our badges in assembly. The whole Year Group was so proud of us! Don't forget - the Prefects have a meeting on Wednesday at 12:55pm in N50. https://t.co/GFwmwVS7Jz

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20/05/19

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RDA Student Voice

This morning, our Tutor Reps fed back the minutes of the Year Council meetings to our peers, in preparation for the School Council meeting in Thursday. https://t.co/0OlSbrQhMi

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17/05/19

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RDA Student Voice

Here they are! Introducing the Year Councils from Year 7 to Year 10, with the SSLT who chair their meetings. Next week, the School Council will meet to discuss the ideas and suggestions proposed by the Year Councils. https://t.co/MuC5gJuZFy

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17/05/19

Royal Docks Academy Retweeted
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Our badges have arrived! Next week, we will be presented with them in our assemblies. https://t.co/ixugDs4MTh

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16/05/19

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Our Year 7 and 8 met today to discuss their ideas about how to improve recycling and rewards The discussion was really informative and we have many excellent points to take forward to the School Council meeting next week. https://t.co/h63hOJKpNW

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16/05/19

Royal Docks Academy Retweeted
RDA Student Voice

Today, it’s the turn of our KS3 Year Councils 📝 Year 7 & 8 will enjoy an early lunch and then discuss the feedback from their Tutor surgeries. On the agenda: recycling and reducing litter, rewards, and raising money for local charities. https://t.co/gcgfScPHoy

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16/05/19

Democracy has returned to Royal Docks Academy as it nominates student councillors. The school has reintroduced the Year Council with Tutor Reps appointed in all year groups. https://t.co/MEHQIrPlz0 https://t.co/iXIWJyx1ZO

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15/05/19

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Today, we held our first Year Council meeting for the Year 9 and 10 pupils. Our peers conducted themselves very well, and the discussions were positive and productive. We have lots of ideas to feedback to the School Council next week. https://t.co/aYAFyCh7G9

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14/05/19

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RDA Student Voice

The new Tutor Reps conversed with their peers to find out their opinions on the topics. They’ll be sharing these ideas at the Year Council meetings, which take place on Wednesday (for Year 9 and 10) and Thursday (for Year 7 and 8). https://t.co/wI0G9vGeej

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14/05/19

Royal Docks Academy Retweeted
RDA Student Voice

We held our first Tutor Rep surgeries this morning On the agenda: recycling/litter, rewards and prizes, and raising money for local charities. The Reps led the discussions and noted the ideas of our peers in preparation for the Year Council meetings this week. https://t.co/1kOjJ3WoLN

14/05/19

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BMAT

Welcome to twitter ! Looking forward to seeing all the great work from the new student leadership. https://t.co/7w3HdFiFwp

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13/05/19

Royal Docks Academy Retweeted
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Today was Election Day The pupils in each Tutor Group, from Year 7 to Year 10, were involved in voting for their Tutor Reps, after the candidates had given their impassioned campaign speeches last week and canvassed for votes. https://t.co/xaW1qhEFeO

13/05/19

Royal Docks Academy Retweeted
RDA Student Voice

We are so excited to see the return of our Year Councils and the School Council We're looking forward to hearing all the amazing ideas from our pupils!

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Welcome From The Head

I am delighted to welcome you to Royal Docks Academy.  We officially joined BMAT in January 2018.  The Trust, which is made up of primary and secondary schools in Harlow, Epping and Stansted has a reputation for transforming education and results for young people and is committed to working with Royal Docks to provide an exceptional education for young people in east London. 

As well as maintaining our safe, positive and family-friendly environment, we are determined that our pupils leave us equipped to take their place in the competitive world in which they live.  Our aim is to ensure that the number of pupils achieving GCSE grade 5 in English and maths should be well above the national average.  We want all pupils to leave having made excellent progress throughout their time with us.  Teaching at the academy will be outstanding across all of the subjects and we make sure that behaviour is excellent at all times.  We have a ‘BELIEF’ that every pupil can achieve great things if they Behave, have high Expectations of themselves and work hard and Learn in every lesson, every day.  We will provide extra support through our Interventions programme for those who need it and ensure that every pupil is treated Equally.

We provide a curriculum that suits the needs of each individual with high levels of challenge to encourage and support pupils to aspire to further and higher education and the world of work.  We now offer a curriculum that is academic and incorporates a wide-range of subjects to engage pupils and give them the qualifications they need to be successful and financially secure. 

We want every child to read.  We know that reading is one of the most important and enjoyable lifelong skills that we can develop in our young people.  We ensure that the books our pupils read are tailored to their appropriate reading ages.  Reading will be a key experience of every pupil who joins our academy.

I am so proud of the pupils and staff in our school who work together to maintain an ethos that is supportive and caring and demands the very highest levels of respect for self, others and our community.

I welcome visits from parents and families to tour our exciting and vibrant school in action.

Yours sincerely,
J Blaney Sig

Mr John Blaney
Executive Headteacher

John Blaney 2018

 

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