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Roadworks – 26/11/2018

We have been informed by Transport for Greater Manchester that starting on Monday 26th November, there will be some changes to the services to and from the college.This is due to Oxford Street being closed for TWO WEEKS from that…

National Theatre Visit –

The Oldham Chronicle recently reported on the National Theatre’s upcoming visit to Newmanr College: Click here to see the story. A specially staged production of the National Theatre’s award-winning play, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time, will…

Beauty & The Beast 2019

With a record number of pupils attending, theaudition process was a real showcase of the absolutely amazing talent we have at Newman. It was humbling to see the support that the pupils gave to one another every lunchtimewhetheritberehearsing the scripted…

Letter to Parents/Carers 25/10/2018

The following letter has been sent home today:Dear Parent/Carer,Operation Encompass is a partnership initiative which focusses upon dynamic information sharing between Greater Manchester Police, Oldham Council and schools. The initiative has been developed following local and national learning about the…

School Bus Fares Sept 2018

I am writing to inform you of some upcoming changes to Transport for Greater Manchester’s (TfGM) school bus service fares, which are increasing in line with inflation.From September 2018, the following fare changes will apply:Single fares will increase from £1.30…

Year 11 Case Studies 2018

GCSE Results 2018 – Newman CollegePupils are celebrating at Newman RC College with another impressive set of GCSE results. Against a background of good performance in recent years, and despite the uncertainty of new specifications and grading systems, the school…

Exam Results 23/08/2018

To the Newman Class of 2018,Tomorrow will see you collect your long awaited GCSE results. On behalf of all staff, your parents and guardians, I would like to extend how immensely proud we are of how you conducted yourself during…

GCSE Reforms 2018: Student and Parent Information

From 2017, the first GCSEs English and maths underwent reform. In 2018, 17 further GCSEs will undergo reforms as the grading system moves from letters A*-G to a numerical 9 to 1 system, with 9 the highest grade.Content of the…