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Oasis Academy MediaCityUK
Oasis Academy.jpg
Type Academy
Principal Fiona O’Sullivan
Chair Mr Nick Bent
Location King William Street
Greater Manchester
M50 3UQ
DfE URN 135661 Tables
Students 512[1]
Gender Coeducational
Ages 11–20
Website Official Website

Oasis Academy MediaCityUK is an academy in Salford, Greater Manchester, England. The school has moved into a new building as of 2012.


The Academy has its origins in Hope Hall School which was located on Prestwood Road in the Pendleton area of Salford. It was more recently renamed Hope High School before it reopened as Oasis Academy MediaCityUK in September 2008.

Teachers at the school staged industrial action in November 2011 over planned redundancies.[2] This also led to disruptive behaviour by pupils.[3]

In September 2012, the Academy moved to a new site at Salford Quays.

In July 2014, the school was placed in special measures due to poor standards of teaching, bullying, and weak leadership.[4]


In 2011 Oasis Academy MediaCityUK, announced a 2o% pass rate of students gaining 5 A* - C grades including English & maths,. Along with this all students achieved at least 5 A*- C with 1% of these gaining 5 or more A* - A grades.[5]


  1. ^ http://www.ofsted.gov.uk/inspection-reports/find-inspection-report/provider/ELS/135661
  2. ^ Manchester Evening News, http://www.manchestereveningnews.co.uk/news/local-news/teachers-stage-walk-out-at-oasis-academy-876591
  3. ^ http://www.salfordstar.com/article.asp?id=1176#11989
  4. ^ http://www.manchestereveningnews.co.uk/news/greater-manchester-news/oasis-academy-mediacityuk-special-measures-7466574
  5. ^ "Academy manages to exceed all expectations!". 

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Coordinates: 53°29′34″N 2°18′49″W / 53.4928°N 2.3136°W / 53.4928; -2.3136

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Manchester Evening News

Manchester Evening News
Mon, 21 Jul 2014 05:28:44 -0700

“In implementing all the necessary changes, Oasis Academy MediaCityUK does not stand alone. As part of the Oasis family, which is responsible for 44 academies and has a record of delivering rapid, substantial and sustainable change in primary and ...

Manchester Evening News

Manchester Evening News
Sun, 25 May 2014 09:07:30 -0700

A £25m flagship school is to get its third headteacher in less than a year. Fiona O'Sullivan will take over as the new principal at Oasis Academy MediaCityUK in Salford from September. She is currently an associate principle at its sister school, the ...

Manchester Evening News

Manchester Evening News
Wed, 25 Sep 2013 07:04:50 -0700

We've analysed all the local government data to bring you the rundown on your local secondary schools. Here Oasis Academy MediaCityUK is put under the spotlight to show its scores in relation to other schools in the area. You can also see how the ...

Manchester Evening News

Manchester Evening News
Mon, 07 Oct 2013 04:09:44 -0700

In a statement, a spokesman for Oasis said: “We can confirm that, effective this week, long-term staff member Patrick Rice has taken over the leadership of Oasis Academy MediaCityUK as interim principal. “This appointment follows the mutually-agreed ...

Manchester Evening News

Manchester Evening News
Tue, 16 Dec 2014 12:01:03 -0800

Real-life reindeer proved a big draw at a Christmas party in aid of charity. The Oasis Community Christmas Festival, held at Oasis Academy MediaCityUK, featured music, craft stalls, festive food and Santa's grotto. All proceeds from the celebration ...

Manchester Evening News

Manchester Evening News
Wed, 19 Nov 2014 02:18:42 -0800

A head has taken 'drastic' action by expelling students and recruiting new teachers in a bid to transform Salford's worst school. In July the £25m flagship Oasis Academy MediaCityUK received one of the most damning Ofsted reports ever given to a school ...

Manchester Evening News

Manchester Evening News
Sun, 31 Aug 2014 21:56:39 -0700

The crisis at the flagship £25m Oasis Academy MediaCityUK has deepened with its latest crop of results. As reported in the M.E.N. earlier this year, the school will require special measures after a damning Ofsted report. Inspectors discovered poor ...

Manchester Evening News

Manchester Evening News
Wed, 17 Dec 2014 04:01:00 -0800

A school slammed as inadequate by the education watchdog Ofsted has been praised on its progress. In January, Salford City Academy was identified as having serious weaknesses and was given an overall 'inadequate' rating. Last month, Ofsted returned to ...

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