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Last week issued an alert about a spike in ransomware attacks on schools. We have suffered an attack since then. Although measures were in place to protect our systems, our servers have been impacted. See for further info and a statement below.


What’s this! It’s our super HGA staff chosen by students as their superheroes! I couldn’t agree more! Not all heroes wear capes!


Of all the heroes our students have chosen to celebrate for we feel this one deserves special mention. Mason here celebrating our hero Captain Sir Tom Moore. Not all heroes wear capes.


Today at we are celebrating our keyworker heroes! - Here Y4 send a huge thank you to our wonderful nurses, doctors and police officers.


The March edition of our student periodical, The Whole Shebang, is out now. This issue is on , with articles and poems by students in Years 8-11 and creative writing by primary students. In partnership with . Download your copy at


A massive thank you to our testing team. Not a single positive case and with their support HGA is safely fully open.


We welcomed year 11, 13 and all of our primary students back today. Students in classrooms, back where they belong.


Creative Voice are taking the flag pole this half term. After an amazing effort from everyone at HGA, Creative Voice topped the leaderboard for online attendance! Well done all!


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𝘕𝘢𝘵𝘪𝘰𝘯𝘢𝘭 𝘊𝘢𝘳𝘦𝘦𝘳𝘴 𝘞𝘦𝘦𝘬 2021. 1st - 6th March. Take part in the 𝙗𝙞𝙜𝙜𝙚𝙨𝙩 celebration of 𝙘𝙖𝙧𝙚𝙚𝙧𝙨 across the UK! Everything you need to make a great week is available here: What are you waiting for?


Our new flag delivery today. As a community we stand strongest together. Together we can achieve anything.


A lovely snowy day at HGA today


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This (1-7 Feb), help your pupils to explore the different ways they can express themselves. 🎨 🎭 ✍️ 🎵 Our free school resources can be adapted for use in school, home-schooling, online lessons or independent learning. 👉


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., , , and have shown us some things should be done alone 😬. Dealing with our mental wellbeing isn't one of them. is here to support you with whatever you're going through.


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Children will take more than a year to catch up with their education, Boris Johnson admitted yesterday, as he promised £300 million for extra tuition, summer schools and a “Covid premium”


Need support accessing remote learning? Please email We know it can be frustrating if you can't access the learning that is available, so we will do our best to help you.


Congratulations to Active Science who take the flag pole for this half term. They the leading hub for Harris Points. Well done everyone whose hard work is earning those points, even from home!


“As an Academy we are here for you and as the HGA community we will stand strongest together.” See the Head of Academy’s weekly update here


are offering remote work experience placements to give students the chance to try out industries they are interested in. Please apply as soon as possible to have the best chance of success. Find out more


’s first weekly Live Cook-a-long DT Lesson went well today! Join us every week at 12:00pm to see Mr Sheppard in the kitchen. We didn’t think the pancakes would turn out so well!


Do you need more data to help you study? The government has launched a scheme to temporarily increase data allowances for mobile phone users on certain networks. Find out if you could benefit, and how to apply through the school, at

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Posted on April 21st 2021

Apprenticeships in the Property Sector - Webinar for Years 12 and 13

Undecided about your next steps? There are plenty of opportunities in the booming property sector.

Montagu EvansMontague Evans is offering innovative routes into this sector via a Chartered Surveying Apprenticeship and a Graphic Design Apprenticeship.

Montagu Evans, an independent property consultancy, are launching an apprenticeship programme in Sept 2021. This will include degree level apprenticeships in Chartered Surveying and level 3 apprenticeships in Digital Marketing/Graphic Design. For entry requirements see below.

Virtual apprenticeship webinar, Tuesday 4th May, 4.30-6pm

Montague Evans will be hosting a Virtual Apprenticeship webinar on Tuesday 4th May 16:30-18:00. They are looking for students exactly like you - they want to tell you about why Montague Evans is a great place to start your career. The event is open for Year 12/13 students, parents and guardians.

At the event you will:

  • Hear from a Montague Evans senior partner and leader
  • Find out more about their apprenticeship vacancies
  • Gain top tips on how to succeed in their recruitment process
  • Hear directly from Montague Evans employees and recent graduates about their experience

The event will be held on Zoom. Register for the event and you will receive an automatic email with joining instructions.

Entry requirements for the Montagu Evans apprenticeships

Chartered Surveying (Degree Level Apprenticeship)

Digital Marketing/Graphic Design (Level 3 Apprenticeship)

A-Levels - BCC-BBB (min 104 UCAS points)

GCSE - Minimum of a Grade 4 or above in English Language & Maths

BTEC Extended Diploma – DMM-DDM


BTEC Diploma – D*D*


GCSE English Language & Maths Grade 4 or above