Monday 13th September 2010

The Rt. Hon Michael Gove MP, Secretary of State for Education, today joined Principal Jason Baigent and Chair of Governors, Paul Marshall, to welcome new and returning students to ARK Globe Academy and celebrate the opening of its outstanding new buildings.
The academy's new buildings, designed by Amanda Levete Architects and built by Mace Plus, provide state of the art new facilities including excellent, light filled teaching space, a modern performing arts centre and a full sized sports centre.

Sunday 12th September 2010

Education Secretary, the Rt Hon Michael Gove MP, has announced the approval of proposals for ARK primary academies in North Westminster and North Hammersmith.
In Hammersmith the local parent group has identified a potential site in the former Wormholt Library in North Hammersmith. ARK Schools and Hammersmith Council will now undertake a detailed feasibility study with a view to admitting the first pupils in September 2011.

Tuesday 13th January 2009

The first Future Leaders participant has been appointed as a head teacher in a challenging inner-city secondary school within two-and-a-half years of joining. Andrew Day, part of the inaugural cohort of the Future Leaders programme (2006), has been appointed the Principal of Haberdashers' Aske's Knights Academy in Lewisham, South London, commencing his leadership from this Autumn term.