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Monthly Archive for: ‘March, 2012’

Triple A- now at Oldbury Academy

The Albion Foundation’s Triple A project is now working in partnership with Oldbury Academy. Triple A Attendance Coach, Samantha Bradley is based at the school for 4 days each week and will be working closely with three cohorts of pupils: Cohort 1- pupils with attendance below 85% (persistent absentees). Cohort 2- encouraging pupils whose attendance could be improved through providing …

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Gareth McAuley Inspires Year 9’s and 10’s and Launches Passport to the Prom Scheme

Pupils at St Michaels CoE High School couldnt believe their luck as Gareth McAuley popped in to embark in a question and answer session with them. The pupils from year 9 and 10 had been selected to be rewarded for their excellent attendance and behavior around school by ‘Triple A’ Coach, Warren Grant and their Heads of Year. As the …

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200+ Sandwell School Pupils Rewarded

Over 200 very excited pupils witnessed history as Nicky Shorey’s first half effort helped West Bromwich Albion to a 1-0 victory over Manchester United in the Barclays Premier League Reserve fixture played at The Hawthorns on 6th March. Pupils from Sandwell Schools Alexandra High School, Bristnall Hall Technology College, Phoenix Collegiate, Oldbury Academy and St Michaels CoE High School made …

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Raising the profile of Blind Football

Having been shown on sky sports a few weeks ago Sporting Club Albion’s Blind team were recently asked to take part in another filming session for a Premier League show that is aired in Asia each week. The programme wanted to gain an insight into blind football, a sport that is played very little within Middle Eastern countries. The team …

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Creating Chances through Sporting Club Albion

The award winning Sporting Club Albion model has been featured in the Premier League’s latest Creating Chances report which can be viewed online by clicking here Sporting Club Albion consists of representative teams in Girls and Ladies Football, Basketball and Disability Sport and has recently announced  a 2 year Sixth Form Sports Performance Programme with Sandwell Academy, commencing in September …

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Triple A Champions

Squad: Mohammad Anwar (GK) – Liam Cooper (C) – Elliot Handley – Ricky Evans – Josh Foster – Qadir Ahmed – Jay Johal – Chanvir Singh – Tom Price Alexandra High School in Tipton has been part of The Albion Foundations ‘Triple A’ Project since the start of the academic year. During this time Sam Buckle, ‘Triple A’ Head Coach …

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Blasting Off With Shenstone Lodge

A total of 15 children from Shenstone Lodge attended The Albion Foundation’s Holiday Programme during February Half Term. On the first day the children made rockets to send into outer space! After the excitement had subsided, the children were treated to a question and answer session with WBA player Liam Ridgewell. The second and final day was trip day, where …

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Dance @ Kickz

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Sporting Club Albion- February Results Round Up

  Please the latest results for Sporting Club Albion Teams. For further information about Sporting Club Albion please contact 0871 271 9840.  Ladies Football- Women’s FA Premier League – Northern Division Date Fixture Result Notes 19th SCA v Reading FC (H) W 3-0 FA Cup 3rd Round Proper GS: Ashleigh Neville (2), Robyn James 22nd Coventry v SCA (A) L …

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Sporting Club Albion Blind Football Team (FA West Midlands Centre Of Excellence) Set The Pace

Since having been granted Centre of Excellence status by the FA at the start of the season, the Sporting Club Albion blind team have been working extremely hard on and off the pitch to improve their performances. Having recruited several new players the squad is looking better than ever and the hard working staff are ensuring that all players are …

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