Academy celebrates special birthday

Students, staff and partners mark Birmingham Ormiston Academy’s tenth anniversary

Birmingham Ormiston Academy (BOA) is celebrating a decade of success as it marks its tenth anniversary. The 14 to 19 academy, specialising in Creative, Digital and Performing Arts, first opened its doors in 2011 and this month marked its birthday with a celebration event for students, staff and industry partners.


1 Lizzie Watson, Neve Prosser, Emma Williams, Jay Nuttall, Iain Estell

2 Mike Gibbons, Philip Thickett, Mary Carswell

3 Nick Williams, Mike Phillips, Gaynor Cheshire

4 Derek Pitt, Richards Evans, Rebecca Maddocks, Michael Penn, Simon May

5 Robert Capper, Sarah Wood, Elaine Fisher

6 Rebecca Delmore, Abbie Vlahakis

7 Peter and Diane Murray

8 Gurdip Bhangoo, Alison Grade, Vicky Jepson

9 Andy Edwards, Georgie Meller, Alistair Chattaway, Holly Arnold, Steve Elias

10 Rob McPherson, Sara Middleton, Olly Hills