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Fantastic Taekwondo Results at Scottish Open Event - 14/15 October

We had five students competing in Motherwell at the weekend, in the Scottish National Open 2017 competition for the sport of Taekwondo. It was a fantastic occasion for them to compete nationally, and the medal count was incredible. All the students t



Praising Stars 2 - Main Hall Examinations for Years 9-11 wc Monday 13 November

Students in our GCSE years, ie Years 9-11 will be carrying out Praising Stars 2 assessments in examination conditions in the Main Hall in the two weeks beginning Monday 19 November. This will also help ensure they are familiar with GCSE examination



KS4 Careers Fair - Wednesday 18 October

We are delighted to organise and host our annual Careers Fair on Wednesday 18 October, within the academy. Aimed at students and parents in Years 11, 10 and 9 we have secured a huge array of post-16 providers, colleges, and apprenticeshi



Update on GCSE Results 2017, Top in the North East! - Monday 16 October

We are delighted to announce that in the provision performance tables, published on Friday 13 October by the Department of Education, Outwood Academy Bydales alumni of 2017 have done brilliantly well, coming top in the North East for percentage of st



Words of the Week - week commencing 16 October

Each week we display across the academy, four words of the week relating to careers, spelling, numeracy and vocabulary. These are also published at the foot of the homepage of our website and via our Facebook/Twitter social media accounts. Whilst .