About Us

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“The whole point of schools is that children come first and everything we do must reflect this single goal.”

Sir Michael Wilkins - Chief Executive

Outwood Academy Portland is a truly amazing place; the combination of outstanding, caring staff and committed, hardworking students makes every day remarkable.

The level of progress and achievement made by students is breathtaking, with results exceeding the top 5% of the country and students maturing into well rounded, intelligent, young adults – it is easy to see why staff and students value their time at Portland.

The learning environment and supportive ethos is all part of our vision, to offer a level of education that is undoubtedly world class.

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Latest News

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    Key Stage 4 Awards Evening

    The Key Stage 4 Awards Evening was a great success.


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    The WOW Factor

    Outwood Academy Portland will be hosting the WOW Factor on December 12th at 7pm in the main hall. Do you sit and watch ‘X Factor’ and think I can do better than that? Do your friends and family say ‘you have an amazing voice?’


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    Yr 11 Gateway to Success Event

    The event is on Thursday 15th January at the North Notts Community Arena, Worksop and is open to students and their parents.


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    Year 6 indoor athletics at English Institute of Sport

    Year 6 students from 10 of our primary schools competed in 10 athletic events at the top class facility.


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    We've achieved the School Bronze Mark for School Games!

    Well done to our students and the PE department for achieving the Sainsbury's School Games Bronze Mark.


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    New "Command Joe's" Enrichment Club

    All year groups welcome to take part in leadership skills, fun fitness, military tasks, team building and confidence building. Please go to Scott 1 at 2:30pm to meet Steven Sherlock, our Commando Joe's Team Leader. For any further information pl...


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Parent View

Parent View gives you the chance to tell us what you think about your child’s school.

Parent View asks for your opinion on 12 aspects of your child’s school, from the quality of teaching, to dealing with bullying and poor behaviour. We will use the information you provide when making decisions about which schools to inspect, and when.

By sharing your views, you’ll be helping your child’s school to improve. You will also be able to see what other parents have said about your child's school.