News & Events
A round up of blog articles and calendar of events for Accrington Academy.
Accrington Academy students take Christmas into the Community
Four Year 7 students were the first to receive a 2017-18 Principal Award today. Each students was nominated by their college director for displaying outstanding Academy Character. The students joined Mr Dalton-Bunker, Vice Principal, in the Reflection Room and enjoyed...
Thursday the 26th October
Me and 29 other students at Accrington Academy set of to Manchester airport at 3:20am. When we got to the airport we were assigned to specific groups which had 1 teacher and 5 students, this made it organised and easy to locate one another. We stayed in these groups to get through security until we got to the shops were we could have free time. At 5:30am we made our way to the boarding lobby and waited patiently until it was time to board the plane.
Students first day in Barcelona.
On Tuesday some very lucky students met Michael Grant author of the “Gone” series
Some of our best readers from years 8 and 9 have been specially selected by Miss Pollard, LRC Manager to take part in the Lancashire Book of the Year awards. The Lancashire Book of the year is the longest running young people’s regional book award in the country.
Last week Steve and Janine from Rock FM's breakfast show visited the Academy and took part in various challenges. Anybody who listens to their show in the morning maybe familiar with Alphabetty Forgetty.... Thursday, Check if Steve and Janine have two left...
Last week we took our 3rd cohort of 12 boys to Jamie's Farm in Hereford. Jamie's farm acts as a catalyst for change, enabling young people with various needs to thrive academically, socially and emotionally. We do this through a unique residential experience, a...