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Covid-19 vaccination Q&A event

On 12 October, Black Country and West Birmingham CCG are hosting a live Q&A with Black Country R...


Ormiston Shefield Academy EcoSchools

EcoSchools report by Michaela Y, Year 9


SEND Consultation

A consultation us underway on the new guidance document for SEND and high needs funding arrangements...


Important Update

Update on the use of face masks


Cancellation of Year 11 & 13 Proms

Unfortunately, due to the ongoing restrictions around Covid-19, we have had to make the difficult de...


Year 8 visit to normandy

On Sunday 8th March, 125 excited students and 10 members of staff made the overnight trip to Normand...

Today is World Mental Health Day. It's incredibly important to look after our minds. We have a range of support on our academy website in the wellbeing section. Other websites including YoungMinds offer a variety of help and support for young people:

If any Year 9 parent would like to read the Year 9 Shelfield Greats novel, Catcher in the Rye , we have some copies for you to borrow -just ask your child's Form Tutor. #OAT #OAT_English @DavidDidau #weareareadingcommunity

If any Year 10 parent would like to read the Year 10 Shelfield Greats novel, To Kill a Mockingbird , we have some copies for you to borrow -just ask your child's Form Tutor.   #OAT  #OAT_English @DavidDidau #weareareadingcommunity

Our Year 6 Open Evening takes place today. Please only attend the academy at your designated time, if you have prebooked tickets. A presentation in the Theatre will start promptly at the start of your time slot.

Year 7 have got off to a great start with The Shelfield Greats. Their form tutors are reading Wonder by R J Palacio and thoroughly enjoying the discussions around the story.  #WeareaReadingCommunity @DavidDidau #OAT

Calling all Year groups and staff...Fieldrun is back!! 3.15pm on the field, bring your PE kit and get ready to run. ‍♂‍♀

Our Year 6 Open Evening on Thurs 23rd September is now fully booked. However, you can still visit our virtual tour, by clicking on the link below.

Tickets for our Year 6 Open Evening are being booked extremely quickly. 5.00-6.00pm: Tickets available 6.00-7.00pm: Fully booked 7.00-8.00pm: Fully booked Please click the link for more information and to book tickets.

We are seeking a Senior ICT Technician at the academy. For more information about this exciting opportunity, please click the link:

To limit the number of people in the building, there will be three timed tours available and attendance to the event is by ticket only. Please click the link for more information: