Y8 Parents Evening
DATE CHANGE: Please note that the date for the Y8 Parents’ Evening has been moved from from Wednesday 13th February to Thursday 7th March 16:00 - 19:00.
Change to Autumn half term holiday 2019
From next academic (starting September 2019) APA will move to a two week October half term holiday. Please be assured there will be no loss to teaching time as we would return to school straight after the August bank holiday and break up one day later for Christmas. To view the new dates please click here
Congratulations on your Oxbridge places Michael, Harry and Maan!
"I'm so Glad all the hard work paid off." Harry Jenkins
Ark Putney Academy extends a huge congratulations to Michael Young, Maan Al-Yasiri and Harry Jenkins for securing offers from Oxford and Cambridge, two of the most prestigious universities in the world. The boys all received offers after interviewing at their respective univiersities of choice. Michael said of his achievement "I'm so glad I applied! At first the process seemed so long and daunting but it's been so rewarding." Although there has been a lot of celebration, Maan remains aware of the ongoing effort needed to secure his place "I'm glad I got the offer but now I'm working to get the grades!"
Laura Brimacombe, head of Sixth Form commended the effort of all the Year 13 students "Maan, Harry and Michael's achievement is matched by some very positive signs from our university applications across the board. We are extremely excited about the results in the summer... As a new Sixth Form team we are very proud to have been able to raise the number of students progressing to the top universities in the world.”
Congratulations to all students in Year 13 who are applying to University. All students met the deadline this Thursday and have submitted their UCAS applications. 15 students have already received four or five offers from their five choices, they are:
Danial Ahmad, Samuel Bediako, Hayley Belgrave, Leanne Clark, Kamal Elghailani, Bouh Guirreh, Shannai Lyn, Rowland Mensah, Iqbal Miah, Leigh-Taylor Morgan, Hareem Naqvi, Gent Neziri, Mariam Riaz, Nicky Smajli and Michael Young.
Well done Year 13!