The Olympus Academy Trust is committed to delivering an outstanding education for young people, ensuring that our students have access to the highest standards of teaching, resources and learning opportunities.

We work in close partnership with our schools, ensuring that we facilitate the sharing of best practice and provide access to a wide range of partners and resources for the benefit of our students and the wider community. Visit our website here or follow us on Twitter @olympustrust.

Patchway Community School Hempton Lane
Almondsbury Bristol BS32 4AJ
Telephone: 01454 862 020
enquiries@patchwaycc.com

Essential Equipment

Our expectation

All students will attend every lesson fully equipped, for this you will need a bag large enough to contain:-

  • A4 sized folder

  • Planner

  • Exercise books and equipment for the day’s lessons

  • Pencil case with pen, pencil, rubber (and spares of each), ruler, coloured pencils or pens, calculator

  • P.E. kit, food technology ingredients

  • Dinner money or packed lunch, a bottle (plastic) of water


This is a part of our 7 for Success ethos:




  1. You are fully equipped for your lesson

  2. You arrive on time for your lesson

  3. You work hard in your lesson

  4. You take pride in your work and present it with care

  5. You follow instructions and do as staff tell you

  6. You use good manners and respect yourself, others and your learning environment

  7. You improve your work when your teacher gives you feedback