Welcome to Atrium Studio School
A brand new Studio School for students in Years 9-13 specialising in the Built Environment – the first of its kind in the South West. Opened in 2015 in an architect-designed building, Atrium Studio provides a stand-out education for students aspiring to professional careers in areas including Architecture, Interior Design, Ecology, Structural Engineering, Surveying and Planning.
Tours of our school - Mondays 9 am - 11 am
Please e-mail or telephone to arrange an appointment
Welcome to Atrium Studio
In 2016 we received the ‘Leadership and People Development Award’ at the South West Built Environment Award and were also recognised for providing ‘outstanding education’ for students aspiring to professional careers in the Built Environment Industries
Student benefits from attending the Atrium
- Modern learning environment that stimulates creativity and collaboration. Atrium’s state-of-the-art facilities are accessed via a dynamic mix of break-out spaces and studio rooms. Shared facilities with South Dartmoor Community College, plus full use of Ashmoor Sports Centre, provides students with everything they need to make the most of their opportunities.
- Small class sizes.
- Academic rigour (10 GCSEs at Key Stage 4, and a full suite of A levels and industry relevant Level 3 qualifications at Key Stage 5).
- Authentic and meaningful work experience opportunities.
- The extended school day runs until 5.30 pm, providing students with the opportunity to access support with their home-learning from personal coaches, intervention from subject specialists, and an enrichment programme that includes sporting activities, further qualifications (eg GCSE Mandarin), clubs and practical workshops.
PRINCIPALS MESSAGE - Newsletter Issue 24
In my last article for the Newsletter, I shared the importance of our curriculum in terms of preparing Atrium students for successful, professional careers in the complex, constantly changing world of work that they will encounter.
I highlighted the pivotal role that project-based learning plays in developing enterprising employability skills which are recognised and valued by outstanding employers.
We were therefore delighted with the news that our Year 9 all-girl ‘Eco-Savers’ team won Shell’s regional ‘Bright Ideas Challenge’, to find the country’s next generation of top Scientists and Engineers.....Read More
October 2016 Work Placements
It was good for my son and he was delighted to be offered work part time when he is 16, 2nd Nov 2016 5:47 PM. ....Read More