Ordered universe launch at st. peter's church, sunderland
OxNet North East was launched on the evening of 18th November at the historic venue of St Peter's Church in Sunderland. Students from 12 schools were represented, spanning as north as Newcastle, all the way down to Guisborough. Representatives from Oxford and Durham Universities introduced students, staff and parents to the OxNet programme and the Ordered Universe research project, with testimonies from students who completed the course last year. The evening also involved academic taster sessions in Humanities and Science, with students exploring physics and comets, as well as the writings of the first English scientist.
Southmoor academy win "School/College of the year" 2019
We are delighted to announce that Southmoor Academy, OxNet Hub School in Sunderland, were announced as the winners of the "School/College of the Year" Award at the 2019 Social Mobility Awards. Southmoor was nominated alongside other schools and colleges nationally. The prize recognises the school's work in raising aspirations for its young people, and its ambitious outlook for its learners.