About Stone Soup Academy

You will find key information regarding our admission arrangements, our history and ethos and links to key documentation.

Studying at Stone Soup Academy

Information on our courses, what our students can expect, what we expect in return.

Introduction from the Principal

Introduction from the Principal summarising the core principles of the school and our journey so far

Matt Murphy

Media Teacher

I enjoy every single day that I get to inspire and teach such amazing young people!"

Matt Murphy arrived in Nottingham in 1996 to study at Nottingham Trent University. After graduating with a degree in Contemporary Arts, he went on to work for Nottingham City Council’s Youth Service in a range of music-based projects in the City. After nearly a decade of success, Matt made the move to a career as a mainstream Music teacher. Matt returned to NTU to gain his PGCE and worked at Holgate Academy in Hucknall as a music and music technology teacher for 6 years, delivering GCSE and BTEC Music and Music Technology courses.

Matt joined the Stone Soup Academy team at Easter 2015.