Broadland High Ormiston Academy
Norfolk, United Kingdom
About Broadland High Ormiston Academy
Broadland High Ormiston Academy is a mixed, non-selective, non-denominational secondary school in Norfolk, serving students from the age of 11-16. The secondary school, situated in Norwich has approximately 698 students on record.
Broadland High Ormiston Academy was established in 1958, and was identified as good by Ofsted in 2016. Facilities include dedicated music, PE and DT rooms.
Values and vision
Broadland High Ormiston Academy focuses on guiding all students throughout their years in secondary school and wants them to succeed as confident, independent and resilient young adults, ready for the challenges and opportunities in the 21st century. The Norfolk school wants to provide pupils with an outstanding education so that they have the skills and knowledge to achieve their full potential in a safe, happy and inclusive learning community. Students are nurtured as active citizens who can go on to contribute positively to the community. It is important to the school that a solid partnership between staff and parents is formed so that children feel encouraged and supported during their home life as well as in class. A wide range of extra-curricular activities are offered to students to help them unleash their skills and talents and gain further enjoyment from their school life. Broadland High Ormiston Academy has the Artsmark award and Healthy Schools status. It has specialist status for Information and Communication Technology (ICT) and mathematics.
“Students enter the school with standards that are above average, make good progress, and leave with attainment that is even more above average and improving. Improvements in progress are accelerating, particularly in mathematics and science.”