Monthly Archives: February 2019

Rockwood Academy students’ work published in writing competition

Following Rockwood Academy students’ success in the Young Writers’ Poetry Escape competition, students from Year 7 and 8 have found further success in getting their written work published. During the Autumn term, 236 students from across Year 7 and 8 were tasked with submitting responses to Young Writers’ nationwide writing competition ‘Mission Catastrophe.’ The competition

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Rockwood Academy is getting girls into STEM

New data published by the Department of Education shows that school girls in England are substantially less likely than boys to consider taking Science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) subjects at A Level than boys. Not only that but girls enjoy STEM subjects less than boys, and girls they are less likely to say STEM

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