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The Ongar Academy

Resilience, Respect, Integrity, Community.

Open Evening




This year our Open Evening will take place on Monday 27th September 2021.

Due to covid-19, this event is only open to current year 6 students and is only available to those who have pre-registered.


If you would like to attend our open evening, please email



Welcome to The Ongar Academy



Our admissions to year 7 are solely managed by Essex County Council.  Admissions must be made online by the deadline of Sunday 31st October 2021 via the Essex Education Portal.

Following this, you will receive your son/daughter’s allocated school place via email on 1st March 2022 to the email address used to apply.  If you have any issues regarding this, you can email your questions to


If you have any queries, please email

Virtual Open Evening - Academic Year 2020-21

Transition from Primary to Secondary School

Presented by Miss Taylor - Standards and Progress Leader for Year 7

Teaching & Learning

Presented by Mr Abrey - Deputy Headteacher

Rewards for Effort & Achievement

Presented by Mr O'Leary - Deputy Headteacher

Behaviour & Pastoral Support

Presented by Mr Camillo - Assistant Headteacher & Designated Safeguarding Lead

Introduction to Bridge Academy Trust

Presented by Mark Farmer, CEO of Bridge Academy Trust

PTA: Virtual Open Evening Presentation

Enjoy the videos and music you love, upload original content, and share it all with friends, family, and the world on YouTube.

Bridge Academy Trust is a charitable company limited by guarantee registered in England and Wales with company number 07663795.

Registered Office: Community Building, Bridge Academy Trust, Brian Close, Chelmsford, Essex, CM2 9DZ.

Tel: 01245504540