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TIGHS delivers world class outcomes

Date Added: 05/05/2016

TIGHS, the flagship school of Star Academies, has been identified by educational experts as the third highest performing school in the country for Key Stage 4 attainment, and the second… Read more >



TIGHS’ curriculum is in a class of its own

Date Added: 29/04/2016

Nick Gibb, Minister of State for Schools, has praised TIGHS’ well-rounded, academic curriculum for its role in transforming educational outcomes for children and young people. Addressing the Association of School… Read more >



Star praised by Schools’ Minister

Date Added: 27/01/2016

The Schools’ Minister, Nick Gibb, has today praised Star Academies in a speech to The Key, an information service for school leaders. In the speech, Mr Gibb explained how government reforms are… Read more >




More “outstanding” outcomes

Date Added: 24/06/2015

Our first two primary schools – the Olive School, Blackburn and the Olive School, Hackney – have recently had their first full Ofsted inspections.  Both schools have been judged “outstanding”… Read more >


TIGHS tops the tables

Date Added: 31/01/2015

Students and staff at Tauheedul Islam Girls’ High School and Sixth Form College (TIGHS) in Blackburn are celebrating the publication of the Government’s 2015 school league tables. Once again, TIGHS… Read more >


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