July 2015 saw Freebrough Academy’s first ever Primary Transition Language Championships run with the Language Perfect software. The aim of the competition was to familiarise Year 6 students, new to the academy, not only with the software they will be using to complete home-learning with but also to demonstrate how the Northern and World Championships are run and what to expect.
On Thursday 9 July 2015 the Freebrough Against Bullying team travelled to the Facebook Headquarters in London to be given a Diana Award for their hard work to make East Cleveland a safe place to learn and play.
A memorial garden has been created in memory of Ann Chapman who was a much loved and well respected Learning Support Assistant at Freebrough Academy from March 2006 (when the school was Freebrough Specialist Engineering College) until her death in September 2014.
A talented young entrepreneur from Freebrough Academy has won the Peter Jones Enterprise Academy’s Level 3 Student of the Year award.
Hannah Clayton, 18, was presented the accolade by Star of Dragons’ Den Peter Jones at London’s Freemasons’ Hall on 2 July 2015, as part of the academy’s annual graduation ceremony.