Prospective Year 7 Students
Our Admissions Policy and Supplementary Form for entry into Year 7 for 2018 are available from the links below and will also be available to collect from Reception from Wednesday 20th September 2017. Alternatively, you can send a SAE (A4 size, £1.24 in
stamps) to the Admissions Secretary at The Academy.
Our open afternoons were held in September and October, please see the presentation below.
The closing date for completed applications is Tuesday 31st October 2017 and our Ability Band Assessment Day is Saturday 25th November 2017.
Please contact Mrs Valerie Ludlow if you have any questions:
Please contact Mrs Valerie Ludlow, Admissions Secretary, details above, for further information.
The Principals, other senior leaders and governors, provide outstanding leadership.Ofsted
Relationships are enhanced by the college structure. Students say, and inspectors agree, that there is a close family feel to being in a smaller college unit, and that students enjoy school more because of this.Ofsted
Students participate readily in the wide range of sports, social, art, music and drama activities that the school provides. Many students attend the after school and weekend revision clubs that staff provide.Ofsted
The school organises the wide range of subjects it teaches extremely well, and reviews them regularly, adjusting its provision to meet the changing needs of students.Ofsted
Teaching is challenging. It is based on accurate assessment of how well students make progress, what their individual learning needs are, and what kinds of activities will best make sure that they learn well.Ofsted
Students make outstanding progress in English and mathematics. Students’ progress in business, design and technology, ICT and physical education is also outstanding. Students make good progress overall.Ofsted