News and Events
Surprise Ofsted visit!
Monday 14th January 2019
In November, we had a surprise no-notice Ofsted inspection where two inspectors came to see how well we were meeting fire safety regulations; they also looked briefly at other things while they were...
Friday 14th December 2018
Just before Christmas we went on a trip to a recording studio in the Jewellery Quarter. Our students did an amazing job of recording a track, which they'd prepared together with professionals who spent an...
A mosque, two churches and a synagogue
Thursday 13th December 2018
We had a great day’s RE trip to visit places of worship around Birmingham city centre! Having had several lessons about other religions and traditions, we were proud of how our students behaved and engaged with...
Friday 9th November 2018
As we approach Remembrance Day and the 100th anniversary of the end of WWI, we learnt in today's English lesson about what it was like to fight in the trenches and about...
Tuesday 6th November 2018
This week we are basing lots of our Maths and English lessons around Remembrance Day. In today's English lesson the students wrote short speeches responding to two footballers in the news who have refused to wear...
Reintegration success stories!
Tuesday 9th October 2018
At TLG our specialism is short term placements of around 2 terms aimed at enabling a young person to return to school, having had focused support to improve their behaviour and Maths &...
Friday 14th September 2018
This week the students have returned after the summer holidays for their first week of the new term. In this "induction week" we have set the expectations for the year, completed initial assessments...
Monday 16th July 2018
To celebrate the achievements of our students this year, we had an Awards Afternoon. All our students received awards from staff for things such as 'most improved' and 'best attendance', and also more humorous...
Letter Back to School
Thursday 21st June 2018
One of our students has written an amazing letter back to their referring school (names and specifics edited out): We were so impressed with their ability to create such an excellent piece of...
Thursday 23rd November 2017
Exam success Over the last three weeks many of our students have taken English, Maths and ICT exams at Entry Level 2 and Entry Level 3. All but one have passed them all, and...