Mark Vickers, Chief Executive Officer of Olive Academies, awarded MBE in The Queen’s New Year Honours List

It was announced today that Mark Vickers, Chief Executive Officer of Olive Academies, has been awarded an MBE in The Queen’s New Year Honours List for his services to children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities. Mark Vickers said, “I feel immensely privileged to be awarded this honour and want to acknowledge…

Collette Hunnisett appointed as Executive Headteacher of Olive AP academies in Havering and Thurrock

Olive Academies is pleased to announce that Collette Hunnisett will be taking up her post as Executive Headteacher with responsibility for Olive AP Academy – Havering and Olive AP Academy – Thurrock from 4 January 2021. This is a significant appointment for Olive Academies. Collette was appointed headteacher of Olive AP Academy – Thurrock in…

Olive academies remain open as support continues for students, parents/carers and staff 

Following government guidance, all of our academies remain open during new national restrictions which begin on 5 November until the provisional date of 2 December. Olive Academies would like to reassure all staff, students and parents/carers that protecting the health and mental wellbeing of our academy communities and supporting the learning of our students remains…

Great news! Exam results 2019

Our three alternative provision (AP) academies in East London and East of England have all performed way above national averages for AP schools and pupil referral units in this year’s exams. Exams results for 2019 from across the Trust tell the story of how strong leadership in our academies, continued improvements across the Trust, high…

Exam success – OA Results 2018

Olive Academies Multi-Academy Trust is proud to share the achievements of our students in all three of our academies this summer. Our Year 11 leavers have achieved our best set of results to date. This is testament to our students’ hard work and their ambition to do well. Our OA staff have supported them with dedication,…

Innovative OA project launches in partnership with Emperor

As part of Olive Academies’ commitment to give our students quality work experience and to develop their ambitions, OA students are being given the opportunity to take their creative learning to a professional level. Emperor, the creative corporate and brand communications agency, is offering OA students the chance to work alongside their top design and communications consultants on an innovative project. During this academic year, over twenty students from…