OSA wins award for exceptional 2015 results
Oxford Spires Academy has been nationally recognised for its exceptional 2015 performance by the Schools, Students and Teachers network (SSAT). Educational Outcomes data analysis from SSAT has shown that the school is in the top 10% nationally for progress made by pupils between their key stage 2 results at primary school and their key stage 4 results. Indeed Oxford Spires was in the top 5% of schools for Best 8 progress and the top 1% of schools for progress in Modern Foreign Languages.
The school’s SSAT Educational Outcomes award was presented at a regional celebration event held to draw attention to the work of high-achieving, improving and innovating schools and teachers.
Mr Maurice Dixon, Vice Principal, Mr Jeremy Finch, Head of maths and Rebekah Finch, Head of MFL collected the award. Sue Williamson, Chief Executive of SSAT said: ‘It’s my great pleasure to commend Oxford Spires Academy on their excellent 2015 performance, and to have the opportunity to highlight and share their great work at the SSAT Educational Outcomes celebration evening. I have the privilege of visiting a lot of schools and I am always impressed by the creativity of teachers in engaging and inspiring their students. ‘I hope that SSAT’s Educational Outcomes award will highlight the professionalism, commitment and hard work of the leaders, teachers and students at Oxford Spires Academy. Recognising and sharing successes like this is at the heart of SSAT’s mission, so I’m delighted to congratulate Oxford Spires Academy on their achievement.’
Sue Croft, Principal said “We are delighted with this award which reflects the hard work, aspirations, great teaching and learning and strong relationships at Oxford Spires Academy. We are so proud to receive this recognition”.