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School Closure Update - 26.05.2020

Dear Parents and Carers RE: Birmingham Ormiston Academy reopening to larger cohorts of students in Years 10 and 12 Click 'Read More' for full story
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Year 10 Option Choices

To all future year 10 students joining us in September 2020, The deadline for your option choices is Friday 15th May. Please return your forms using the link provided in your options letter, by email or by post. We are looking forward to welcoming you to BOA.
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Update to BTEC Assessment Arrangements

** CONTENT UPDATED 18.05.2020** Both Ofqual and Pearson have now provided instructions as to how vocational grades should be awarded this summer. To read our important update please follow the link below.

Update to Examination Arrangements

** UPDATED CONTENT 03.04.2020 ** Please Click 'Read More' below to view the latest information provided by the Government regarding the Examination Arrangements due to COVID-19.
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Remote Learning

** CONTENT UPDATED 30.03.2020 ** Dear parent/carer, As you will no doubt be aware, the government has instructed all schools to close with immediate effect. To ensure our students are disadvantaged as little as possible by this disruption we are now activating our remote learning policy. The details of which can be found in the parents area of our website.
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Contact Us

BOA is currently closed. If your enquiry concerns admissions, please email If your enquiry relates to online learning, please email If your enquiry relates to finance, please email and finally, for all other matters, please email Thank you
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    Year 13 Music Tech: Final Major Project
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    Joshua was a student on the Musical Theatre pathway at BOA from 2012-2014. Upon completion of his studies at BOA Joshua was awarded the Andrew Lloyd Webber Foundation Scholarship to study Musical Theatre at the Guildford School of Acting.

    In 2014, 8 students from the BOA Musical Theatre and Acting pathways also successfully gained places to train at the Guilford School of Acting.

    Joshua has performed in:
    Motel in Fiddler on the Roof (West End & Menier Chocolate Factory); Curly in Oklahoma! (Gordon Craig Theatre); Paul McCartney in Cilla (UK Tour, Bill Kenwright Ltd); Lesser Weasel and Cover Mole in The Wind in the Willows (London Palladium); Adam in Invision (Rehearsed reading, Cornay Denman Productions

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    Mahalia Burkmar 

    Mahalia Burkmar, who studied on the Dance pathway at BOA from 2014 - 2016 has recently released her new single 'Sober'. Mahalia is signed to Asylum Records and is currently touring the UK and Europe.

    We wish Mahalia all the best and be sure to show your support by visiting her website and checking out her new music video below!

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    Will began his apprenticeship with ITV in September 2016 after leaving BOA’s Broadcast pathway with a D*D*D* grade. As this was the only apprenticeship available at ITV, the competition was high but William’s experience and knowledge of the broadcast industry allowed him to succeed and he began working at the London studios.

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