Welcome to our Ethnic Minority section of the Copley Academy website. On this page we will be showcasing the best and most inspirational talent and success stories from ethnic minority backgrounds to inspire and celebrate diversity.
As an inclusive and diverse academy we expect our students to take responsibility for any BAME discrimination, which you can read below-
To learn more the following book is a great read on the issue-
How To Be an Antiracist
Our Anti-Racist approach at Copley Academy extends to all our staff as well as our students and we encourage everyone to think about racism in the workplace.
BAME Icon of June 2021- Kofi Annan
Kofi Annan was born in 1938 and was a Ghanaian diplomat who served as the Secretary-General of the United Nations from 1997 to 2006. Annan and the UN were the co-recipients of the 2001 Nobel Peace Prize. He was awarded the Peace Prize for having reformed the UN and for having given priority to human rights.
If you need support as an ethnic minority LGBTQ individual please read the following document to know where you can find additional support to our Copley Academy Community.