Sixth Form Applications
Applications are now open to apply for a place in our Sixth Form. Accrington Academy Sixth Form offer a comprehensive range of A Level and BTEC courses. Full details of all course provision is available on these course pages.
Outstanding results and opportunities coupled with world-class tuition and pastoral support make this the place to study and develop. We are committed to ensuring that every student is not just seen as a statistic but as a whole person – academic, social and personal. You have my word that if you decide to come to us, you will have your horizons broadened, your expectations raised and your achievement supported. #beproactive and join us on the journey!
BEN WHITAKER, DIRECTOR OF SIXTH FORM
Leadership of the Sixth Form is of high quality. The Head of Sixth Form and his colleagues care deeply for their students, both academically and pastorally. – Ofsted
Sixth Formers have a high profile around school and provide excellent role models for younger students. Their positive attitude to learning and mature behaviour set the tone for the rest of the school. – Ofsted
Students who join the Sixth Form from elsewhere comment on how welcome they feel and how quickly they settle in and begin to make good progress. – Ofsted
Accrington Academy students stage dress down day to help raise funds for overseas adventure and to work with their partner charity, BHF
Written by Nazarene McDaid, Student Vice-Principal On 10th February, we set off early to The University of Sheffield as the next phase of our TeachFirst Futures programme. Having gone through the selection and induction process at The University of Manchester before...
Written by Marney Dawson, Y12 student As part of our ECM day, the Year 12 students took part in a session held by the Wasted Lives organisation, intending to inform young people about real stories from real people and the tragedies that can so easily happen from...
At Accrington Academy we know that achievement goes hand in hand with creativity; the highest achievers are also likely to be those who can think imaginatively, originally and embrace challenge enthusiastically.
18 year-old becomes first ever Accrington Academy student to be offered a place at top university
The nights get longer and darker at this time of year but there is still plenty of light and sparkle in the Academy as students perform in our annual Christmas Cabaret!
Written by Y12 student, Amy Penny As the last Clothes Show Live in Birmingham takes place this December a new set of Sixth Form and lower school girls travelled down to the NEC for what is the 14th time the Academy has taken students to it! It was an early start but...
Show week is always one of the busiest and most exciting weeks in Performing Arts at Accrington Academy as students sing, act and dance their way through the days and nights!
Having woken up at 2am, Maddie and I found ourselves on the way to Manchester Airport, questioning why we had signed up for such an unusual trip. We were on our way to the most notorious historical site in Europe and the feeling couldn’t have been stranger
A great JPD session where all teaching and non-teaching staff spent some time thinking about ideas and key priorities for extending & enhancing learning in the classroom. Staff led sessions for their peers, giving straight-to-the-planner solutions for A-A*,...