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Supporting Carers Week

Posted on: 12 June 2024

We are supporting Carers week this week at The Heights Academy. We want to raise awareness of caring, and hopefully help people who may not think of themselves as Carers to access the information and much needed support they are entitled to. Read our blog to find out more: Unpaid carers face many challenges, and it’s vital to recognise the contribution they make to families and communities throughout the UK. We understand that many people don’t see themselves as a…

Help Us Build Our Brand New Library!

Posted on: 6 June 2024

We were thrilled to announce the grand opening of our brand new school last September. One exciting feature is our brand new library, but right now, it’s looking a little empty. This is where YOU, our amazing parents, carers and families, can make a big difference! Why Books Matter Books are the gateways to countless adventures, a wellspring of knowledge, and essential tools for a child’s education. They spark creativity, improve vocabulary, and nurture a lifelong love of learning. Help…

Newsletter Summer Term 1

Posted on: 23 May 2024

Welcome to our Summer term 1 Newsletter for The Heights Academy. Read on to find out the amazing things we have been up to this half term:

Newsletter Spring Term 2

Posted on: 22 March 2024

Welcome to our second edition of The Heights Academy Newsletter! We look forward to sharing with you some of the many incredible things that have been happening this half term in our wonderful school. Enjoy!

Neurodiversity Celebration Week

Posted on: 18 March 2024

The Heights Academy is proud to be supporting  Neurodiversity Celebration Week. Bringing into focus the many talents and strengths of the neurodiverse community. Read our blog to learn more: “I founded Neurodiversity Celebration Week in 2018 because I wanted to change the way learning differences are perceived. As a teenager who is autistic and has ADHD, dyslexia, and dyspraxia, my experience has been that people often focus on the challenges of neurological diversity. I wanted to change the narrative and…

Celebrating World Book Day 2024

Posted on: 4 March 2024

This Thursday we’re celebrating World Book Day, which provides a fantastic opportunity for our children to share with us their favourite books, whether it’s an epic fantasy adventure or an encyclopaedia! Books are a great way to learn about the world around us, spark our imagination and further our understanding of topics that interest us.  We have an extensive collection of books at The Heights Academy in order to cater to our diverse range of pupils, each with their own…

Newsletter Spring Term 1

Posted on: 8 February 2024

Welcome to our first ever edition of The Heights Academy Newsletter!

Supporting Parent and Carer Mental Health

Posted on: 26 January 2024

We’re supporting Stem’s Parent Mental Health day, which focuses on how parents and carers can cope with stress and anxiety whilst navigating their family through difficult times. Read our blog to learn more: Here at The Heights Academy, we’re not just interested in the well being of the children attending our schools but also of their Parents/Carers.  We understand that parents can often overlook their own mental health as their focus tends to mostly be on their children’s mental wellbeing,…

Heights Official Opening day

Posted on: 1 December 2023

On the 27th November 2023, we celebrated the official opening of The Heights Academy. After many months of hard work we were extremely proud to officially open our school on Monday. We welcomed Professor Sir Christopher Ham DL, from the West Midlands Lord Lieutenancy as a representative of His Majesty King Charles to mark the occasion. There was ribbon cutting and speeches, followed by some food. We then watched a congratulatory video from our children, parents, staff and supporters. It…

The Heights Academy Opening

Posted on: 20 October 2023

We’re pleased to announce that our new building for The Heights Academy will be officially opening on Monday 27th November 2023. Our school building has been built with all new facilities and equipment specifically tailored to meet the special educational needs of our pupils attending The Heights Academy.  Our school will cater for children aged 7 – 16 who: With the help of Solihull council, our incredible team of staff and Forward Education Trust, we have been working incredibly hard…