Ipswich Academy, Paradigm Trust | 27/07/2018

Ipswich Academy students visit France

On Friday 20th July, Ipswich Academy took four coaches of Year 7 and Year 10 students to Boulogne-sur-Mer in Northern France.  Highlights included a trip to a chocolate factory where students made their own chocolate and a visit to Nausicaa, Europe’s largest sealife centre.

Students ordered food in French, and it was good to see the older students supporting the Year 7s.

Students were very enthusiastic, even at 4am, and their conduct throughout the trip was excellent.  They were a credit to Ipswich Academy and Paradigm Trust.

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Culloden Primary Academy, Ipswich Academy, Old Ford Primary Academy, Paradigm Trust, Solebay Primary Academy | 23/07/2018

Paradigm Trust at the Troxy

On Friday 20th July, pupils from Culloden, Old Ford and Solebay Academies joined together to perform a concert to parents and guests at the Troxy in Limehouse. The pupils shone and demonstrated how hard they had worked learning their music, expertly led by Holly Clark and her Love2Sing team. Also taking part were students from Ipswich academy, who performed a drumming number and a number from the band and choir.

Culloden Primary Academy, Ipswich Academy, Murrayfield Primary Academy, Old Ford Primary Academy, Paradigm Trust, Piper's Vale Primary Academy, Solebay Primary Academy | 15/07/2018

Ipswich Schools Summer concert

On Friday 13th July, students and pupils from our three academies in Ipswich came together for their first ever joint Summer concert.

The sun was shining, and all the students and pupils involved put on an amazing show. The event was supported by many families.

Schools in London will be celebrating with a concert on Friday 20th July at the Troxy in Limehouse.

 

Ipswich Academy, Paradigm Trust, Uncategorized | 05/07/2018

Vacancy: Cover Supervisor

Cover Supervisor – Ipswich Academy – closing date Monday 16th July 2018

Paradigm Trust is seeking to recruit a Cover Supervisor to work at Ipswich Academy.

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Please return all completed applications to hr@paradigmtrust.org.

Ipswich Academy, Paradigm Trust | 02/07/2018

Women in Engineering Day

To celebrate Women in Engineering Day on 23rd June 2018, Scottish Power launched a ‘No Waste World!’ education challenge. In teams, students were invited to investigate the sources of waste from their home or school and design a plan to reduce, reuse and recycle to achieve zero waste by 2020.

We are proud to announce that students Aviha, Kara, Katie and Kara from Ipswich Academy won the challenge! They were awarded £500 for the Academy’s science faculty. The Judges were impressed with their enthusiasm and the level of detail in their presentation.

Ipswich Academy, Paradigm Trust | 18/06/2018

Assistant Principal, Abbie Thorrington, featured in East Anglia Daily Times

Click to read the article: http://www.eadt.co.uk/sport/nino-severino-column-1-5559590

Ipswich Academy, Murrayfield Primary Academy, Paradigm Trust, Piper's Vale Primary Academy | 05/06/2018

Ipswich Star news story

Please click the link below to read a story in the Ipswich Star:

Paradigm Trust eyes Ipswich Academy, Piper’s Vale and Murrayfield school as destinations of choice

Ipswich Academy, Murrayfield Primary Academy, Paradigm Trust, Piper's Vale Primary Academy | 12/04/2018

Vacancy for Accounts Payable Clerks – closing date Monday 23rd April at 1pm

Due to the relocation of our finance function, Paradigm Trust is looking to build an Accounts Payable team responsible for all aspects of end to end Accounts Payable. We are seeking to appoint a number of Accounts Payable Clerks to be based at Ipswich Academy.

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Ipswich Academy, Murrayfield Primary Academy, Paradigm Trust, Piper's Vale Primary Academy | 08/03/2018

Teacher Training Opportunities – Open Evening (Drop in)

We are holding an open evening on a drop in basis for people interested in teacher training opportunities in our Ipswich academies on March 22nd (6.30 – 8.00pm) at Ipswich Academy. Please come along to find out more about the opportunities we offer.

 

Culloden Primary Academy, Ipswich Academy, Murrayfield Primary Academy, Old Ford Primary Academy, Paradigm Trust, Piper's Vale Primary Academy, Solebay Primary Academy | 05/03/2018

Paradigm Trust appoints new Chief Executive Officer

The Board of Directors of Paradigm Trust today announced the appointment of Bill Holledge as the new Chief Executive Officer of the Trust. Bill has been Chief Operating Officer and acting CEO for the last nine months.

David Willis, Chairman of the Board, said, “The Trust has undertaken a thorough search for our new Chief Executive, and we are delighted to be appointing Bill to the role. In a field of strong candidates, his vision for the future of the Trust and how we should get there was a compelling proposition. This, combined with the contribution that he has made while in the interim role, made him the unanimous choice for the position.”

Bill Holledge commented “I am delighted to have been asked to take on the CEO role on a permanent basis. I am a passionate advocate of Paradigm Trust’s vision of giving children the educational opportunities they deserve, and a firm believer that the key to improving standards is great teaching. Everything we do is about improving outcomes for our students and I am very much looking forward to working with students, staff, parents/carers and our local communities to continue doing just that.”

Media enquiries

 For further enquiries, please contact the Paradigm Trust media team on 020 7618 9194, or email paradigmtrust@luther.co.uk.

Last updated March 5, 2018