Year 11 Promo 2017
This year's Prom was held on Friday 30 June and despite a quite heavy downpour during the student arrivals, a fantastic evening was enjoyed by all.
Year 13 Ball 2017
Year 13 arrived at the Manor Hotel, Meriden dressed in a variety of ravishing frocks and a rather fetching series of suits and smoking jackets.
Year 13 Fancy Dress 2017
On Friday 26 May, we waved farewell to our Year 13 students. As is the custom, they arrived at school in fancy dress - this year the costumes had to begin with the letter 'H' - we had hippies, hen parties, hockey teams, Harry Potter & Hermione and many more.
Year 11 Fancy Dress 2017
After a week of glorious spring weather, Friday decided not to co-operate and dawned cold and wet. Despite this our intrepid Year 11 students arrived at school in glorious array of costumes; mermaids, bunny girls, bananas, gorillas and Snow White's seven dwarfs among them!
Into the Woods 2017
The recent school production of Into the Woods was a fantastic success. A massive thank you to all the staff, volunteer helpers and students who were involved.
Sports Gala Dinner 2017
Arden's 2017 Sports Gala is a celebration of the achievements and successes of our sporting students. The evening recognises those who have excelled within Arden, at County level and National level in all sports ranging from athletics, dragon boat racing, water polo, gymnastics, boxing, swimming, tennis and football, to name but a few.
Awards Evening 2016
Friday 18 November was the date for a fantastic evening of celebrations for our former Year 11 and Year 13 students. We were delighted to welcome Guin Batten (Olympic Rower) and the Mayor of Solihull, Councillor Mike Robinson to present the awards.
Year 11 Prom 2016
Friday 1 July and the Year 11 Prom...a day that's been planned for throughout the year (and possibly many preceding ones too).
Year 13 Ball 2016
After the fancy dress day, weeks of exams...the final farewell to our Year 13 students arrived. Thursday 30 June wasn't the warmest of days but that didn't diminish what was a wonderful evening at The Forest of Arden Hotel.
Year 13 Fancy Dress 2016
The last day for Arden's Year 13 students is celebrated in fancy dress - continuing the theme of outfits starting with a particular letter, this year it was 'C'.
Year 11 Fancy Dress 2016
Friday 13 May - a chilly day which saw many Year 11 students bid farewell to Arden (although many will be returning to study at our Sixth Form).
Spotlights Awards 2016
Friday 22 April saw the second Spotlights Awards ceremony which took place in the School hall.
The Sound of Music
Arden came alive to the Sound of Music during July when students put on their latest musical offering. It was a huge success, enjoyed by everyone who saw it including a critic from Love Midlands Theatre who described it as a 'truly professional school production'.
Year 7 Museum Project 2016
Before their September start at Arden, our Year 7 pupils were given the task of visiting one or more of the nine museums in the ‘Birmingham Museums’ group.
Arden Awards Evening 2015
Arden Awards Evening celebrates the fantastic personal and academic achievements of our former Year 11 and Year 13 students. Arden was delighted to welcome Kate Grey as our guest speaker for the evening.
Year 11 Prom 2015
Arden's Year 11 students were blessed with a beautiful evening for their Prom on Friday 26 June. This year, the format was slightly different...after walking the red carpet in the time honoured tradition, the students were taken to The Metropole Hotel by coach where the festivities continued.