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  • Construction Careers event

    Construction Careers event
    6th March 2018

    Students from Space Studio and Banbury Academy had the opportunity to discover the many career paths available in the construction industry during a student-organised apprenticeship fair. The construction careers event was organised by eight Year 12 students as part of their Aspirations Employability Portfolio (AEP). They worked with the Banbury based Apprenticeship and Training Company Ltd to bring a selection of construction related employers to the school to provide advice and hands on experiences. The event also set out to highlight the subjects that are both needed and relevant to various construction jobs and pathways into their chosen construction career. Read more

  • Virtual Reality with Hill View Primary

    Virtual Reality with Hill View Primary
    5th March 2018

    Space Studio Banbury linked up with Hill View Primary School to offer children a brilliant opportunity to explore their learning topic, 'Space - the Truth is Out There' in greater depth. Read more

  • Sixth Form Cake Sale

    Sixth Form Cake Sale
    23rd February 2018

    The Sixth Form have several committees, each focusing on a different aspect of sixth form life. Our social committee has recently held a cake sale for their fellow students and teachers. Read more

  • Amazing Cern trip

    Amazing Cern trip
    9th February 2018

    Students and staff had the amazing opportunity to visit Geneva and CERN in Switzerland for four days. It was an insightful trip to the particle collider and we all learned a lot and would love to go back. As well as visiting the collider, we were fortunate to go up a mountain and see the spectacular view above the clouds. The city itself was great too and we were able to visit lots of different locations there; giving a better feel for the city and its culture. Read more

  • BMW Careers Festival

    BMW Careers Festival
    6th February 2018

    A group of Space Studio students, along with Banbury Academy students, went to the Careers Festival held at the BMW Mini plant in Oxford. It was an event where twenty to thirty companies exhibited; helping myself and other students understand their future options and how to gain the career they desire. It allowed us to talk to employees of the companies about the choices and career options which could be made. We all had a great time and have gained greater knowledge of what to do and how to go about reaching those opportunities. Read more