Pupils create their own hair salon!

The youngest pupils at Osprey Quay have created their own hair salon. We have seen Elsa hair do’s and a few hair don’ts! The children have had lots of fun. They are beginning to talk about money in a practical … Continue reading

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IPACA Edgemasters

This term has seen plenty of great rock climbing from our Edgemasters Climbing Club.  The weather has been kind, allowing us to visit many of the Island’s best climbing venues and experience what visitors travel hours for.  As a result … Continue reading

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Fire Fighting Skills

As part of the broad and dynamic curriculum that IPACA offers it’s students there are opportunities for some to work with the local fire service. Here a Year 10 student receives his training programme certificate following an intensive course where … Continue reading

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St George’s students learn road safety skills at IPACA

Last week 28 year 5 and 6 students from St George’s Primary School successfully completed their Level 1 and 2 Bikeability training at IPACA. The students learned a whole variety of important skills, starting with: An understanding of safety equipment … Continue reading

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Early Years Pupils Thrive At Race Day

On Wednesday the 16th July 2014 all EYFS students at Osprey Quay Campus enjoyed  the very  first Early Years Race afternoon. Pupils were split into to twelve groups that included a mix or reception, nursery 1 and nursery 2 children … Continue reading

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July 2013 Photo Competition

Congratulations to all who entered the July 2013 photo comp (theme Dorset coast/summer). It was difficult choosing the winners – but here they are – Winners – 1. Amy Frost (Wren 2) 2. Louise Fryer (Anning) 3. Mia Griffiths (Southwell … Continue reading

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West Base Reflections

See below for a great Blog post from the West Base Blog (http://oqwest.blogspot.co.uk/)  We wanted to share with you our highlights of the year from West Base. Thank you to everyone who has visited our blog this year, we have had … Continue reading

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Staff Active 8

This term has seen the successful launch of a programme of staff outdoor education activities aimed at engaging staff in a different style of CPD (Career Professional Development).  Both teaching and support staff from different campuses have been Abseiling and … Continue reading

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IPACA Games

Today the PE department are holding the IPACA Games. Students will be off timetable all day and engaged in sporting activity. For more information, please check out our Twitter feeds.  

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IPACA – Windsurf for a Fiver

This term saw six Tuesday evening sessions full of IPACA students learning to Windsurf in Portland Harbour.  This totalled 54 places and over 100hrs of Windsurfing tuition for only a fiver per time!   It was great to see our students … Continue reading

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