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Welcome toVenturers'

Welcome to Venturers’ Academy, part of the Venturers' Trust. We are proud of our positive, vibrant and purposeful all-age Academy where we are committed to ensuring that all our young people are successful, happy and prepared for their lives beyond school.

Venturers’ Academy is a stimulating, caring and orderly environment in which to learn and grow, where each individual has respect for themselves and for others. We expect the highest standards and work with our young people at Venturers’ Academy where everything’s possible.

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  • Dance and Music Therapy in full flow today for staff and students together! Great fun, plenty of movement and sharing of experiences. Read more December 7th
  • Therapy Dog Ollie is getting in the festive mood at VA! Read more December 5th
  • Secondary students enjoy some mock interview practice in their creative sessions with academy Music Therapist Read more December 5th
  • Students enjoy creative time each week in their Art Therapy Group sesisons on Fridays. Read more November 28th
  • Congratulations to our very own Mrs Hulbert with her new arrival. The students loved meeting the new baby when she visited the other week. Read more November 27th
  • Looking back at the great costumes students (and staff) put on for last Friday. Read more November 23rd
  • Robert Mitchell, a Welsh Commonwealth champion visited the academy for some fitness workshops with the children. He shared his exciting journey and took each of the classes through a fun-filled fitness circuit. Everyone did great & lots of fun was had by all! Read more November 23rd
  • Too much fun at Venturers' on Friday - all for . Students enjoy throwing wet sponges at their Principal in the stocks!! Read more November 19th
  • This week's Academy Sign of the Week is BLACK. Read more November 19th
  • Staff took it one further than water and let students throw baked beans over them - all for Read more November 19th
  • Staff took to the stocks for and students enjoyed the opportunity to throw wet sponges at them on a cold Autumnal day! Brrrrrr - All in the name of charity. Read more November 19th
  • Do we have to come home? Thank you for a brilliant week Read more November 15th
  • Cabot Class the fire starters! - This week the students learnt how to make start a fire in the woods, using only a flint. Read more November 15th
  • All equipped and ready to feed the pigs! - Cabot Class are having a great time Read more November 15th
  • Today the students have been helpful in milking the cows and ensuring they've all been fed too - An early rise for all! Thank you for a brilliant week. Read more November 15th
  • With and you can succeed! Excellent cycling in Banksy Class this week! Read more November 13th
  • Our Sign of the Week is Kind. Read more November 13th
  • Banksy cycling session in the damp! Read more November 12th
  • Smiles all round as the students hold up their raisin filled buns! Well done to all the students that attended Charter Day today, sitting through an hour long ceremony in an unfamiliar surrounding / morning routine. Read more November 12th
  • Some of the students attended Charter Day today - a visit to Bristol Cathedral, where the students enjoyed singing along with the choir. Read more November 12th