In 2011 the school was recognised for it’s lead in creative IT and was awarded Regional Training Centre status by Apple© Computers. Since then over 100 children have achieved an IT GCSE equivalent. Professionals from across the region have come to Wombridge as an centre of excellence for Apple training and to see best practise in using Apple products.

Pupils of the school have been invited to a number of conferences to showcase the work of the school. This is a unique achievement and has led to pupils being invited to work with experts in the industry.

Apple Regional Training Centres deliver courses to build the skills and confidence of educators to use Apple technology inside and outside the classroom. They are a community who share best practices and inspire excellence through teaching with Apple technology.

Being selected as an Apple Regional Training Centre highlights our commitment to facilitating training for teachers to develop skills and build confidence to use Apple technology in the classroom.

Apple Regional Training Centres create a community to share best practice and support teaching staff to attain Apple Teacher status, a professional learning programme designed to support and celebrate educators.

Teachers from across the region can attend courses to build their knowledge and skills using technology in the classroom and earn badges to achieve their Apple Teacher recognition.

Across the UK and Ireland, the goals of all Apple Regional Training Centres are to:

• facilitate training opportunities for teachers to develop skills using Apple technology in the classroom
• promote Apple in Education and share new products and innovations with educators
• build Apple Teacher across the region
• share best practices, build community and inspire excellence.

To find out more, please visit the Apple Teacher website:
https://www.apple.com/uk/education/apple-teacher/

1847pts 1st position red House
1832pts 2nd position blue House
1829pts 3rd position green House
1828pts 4th position yellow House