Open Morning’s 27th September, 18th October & 22nd November 2018

Our next Open Morning’s will be held on the above dates at 9.15am.  Please contact the school office on 0208-647-8349 to book a place.

Fundraising

Please Join Us to raise funds for Carew Academy!

With the support of Orchard Hill College and Academy Trust, Carew Academy is fundraising to create more opportunities for our students. Please join us!

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About Us!

Orchard Hill College (the College) and Orchard Hill College Academy Trust (the Trust) together form Orchard Hill College and Academy Trust (OHC&AT), a family of specialist education providers for over 800 pupils and students aged from two to 24 years of age across London, Surrey and Sussex.

Pupils and students within the OHC&AT family of providers have a wide range of learning abilities and additional needs including complex autism; speech, language and communication difficulties; social, emotional and mental health; and physical disabilities including multi-sensory impairment and complex health needs.

The College was established in 1983 and now operates from six college centres across London. In 2013, the College established the Trust to share its expertise and provide services and support to specialist schools. The Trust is now home to nine special schools across London, Surrey and Sussex.

The uniqueness of OHC&AT is that it is fully representative of all designations of special education needs and disabilities. Across the whole organisation there are a range of experts and practitioners who advocate for children and young people with special education needs and disabilities to ensure they receive the best possible opportunities to achieve their full potential.

Charitable status
Both the College and the Trust are charities and are each able to fundraise. Whilst the College is a registered charity with a registered charity number, the Trust is an exempt charity and is not required to be registered with the Charity Commission. OHC&AT is the umbrella name for both OHC and OHCAT and is not a charity.

Our Approach to Fundraising
We will raise funds for specific projects that will benefit existing and future pupils and students where funds for these projects cannot be accessed via existing channels i.e. government education funding.

We will fundraise for projects that will provide opportunities and enhance the learning experience and environment for our pupils and students.

The school is making such a difference to the lives of our young people. I am immensely proud of all that you are achieving.

Cllr Ruth Dombey, Leader of Sutton Council

 

Latest News

Youth Summit Tackles Community Challenges

Representative pupils from Secondary Schools across Sutton came together today for an Inaugural Youth Summit which was held at St. Philomena’s School. The focus was on the safety of young people in and around Sutton, and considered young people’s perceptions of crime and …

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YTAs rewarded at TFL Expo

On Friday 29th June, Carew’s Youth Travel Ambassadors (YTA) attended a TFL Expo at the London Transport Museum.  Whilst there the students delivered their presentation again, but this time to students from 4 different schools within London.  We had an …

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Trip to Brighton

Washington DC class enjoyed a trip to sunny Brighton to explore part of our curriculum –  transport. They used public transport to get to their destination and along the way, learnt how to use an oyster card, how to behave appropriately …

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Carew Academy Expansion Consultation

Carew Academy is undertaking a consultation on a proposal to provide additional school places on its current site. The consultation will run from Thursday 21st June 2018 to Thursday 19th July 2018. A public meeting will be held at 4pm …

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