Photo of four students pictured after receiving their results.

Patchway Community School Post-16 exam results

Post-16 students at Patchway Community School have recorded 100 percent pass rates at A-level and in vocational subjects. Outstanding individual performances highlighted by the school include: Jack Palmer achieved A in English literature, B in history and B in politics, and will be studying politics & international relations at Aberystwyth University Hannah Evans takes up a place at Cardiff University,

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Photo of Cllr Ian Blair (left) and Hecham Alsaiyad.

Refugee named Community Learner of the Year

A refugee living in Patchway has been named as the South Gloucestershire Community Learner of the Year for 2017. Hecham Alsaiyad, 39, worked as a pharmacist back in Syria but the civil war in his country forced him to leave. He came to the UK under the refugee resettlement programme to make a new life for himself and his family. Hecham, his wife

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Photo of Dave Baker presenting Karen Cornick with a plaque.

Patchway secondary joins Olympus Trust

Patchway Community School (formerly known as Patchway Community College) has become the latest secondary school to join the Olympus Academy Trust (OAT), where it joins Bradley Stoke Community School and Abbeywood Community School (Stoke Gifford), along with five local primary schools in Bradley Stoke, Filton and Stoke Lodge. The Patchway secondary had been in discussions with OAT for some time,

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