BIE awards student of the Year 2015
September 2017 Admissions
We look forward to meeting the Year 6 students who are joining the Academy in September on our transition week.
3rd July - 7th July
You will receive further information in due course.
More than just a school
There’s something for everyone at Accrington Academy, with an exciting and aspirational 11-18 curriculum delivering innovative and engaging learning, plus a wide range of extra-curricular opportunities for students, staff, parents and the wider community including activities, events and competitions.
Summer Sixth Form Taster Evening
14th June, 5-7pm
The evening is suitable for Year 9,10 and 11. Parent and carers are welcome to attend, come along and see all that is on offer at our Sixth Form.
A new page has been created to allow us to place new and important information for parents in one place. Recent communication letters can be found there along with quick links to important sections of the Academy website. Look out for further additions to this new page soon.
Teachers, receptionists, lifeguards, site staff, finance, sports, leisure managers… These are just some of the fantastic career opportunities on offer, with our dedicated team making Accrington Academy a great place to work. If you want to be part of a winning team, providing the very best education and bringing out the best in everyone, just follow the link below.
Accrington Academy is proud to offer the very best Sixth Form provision, consistently delivering excellent results and successfully placing students into higher education, employment or training. Together we can take you on your journey to achieving your goals, providing outstanding facilities and an amazing choice of subjects with an extensive enrichment offering. Supported by fantastic teaching staff and dedicated support staff, let us help you achieve your full potential.
Two Week Timetable
The Academy runs on a two week timetable, this week it is:
This weeks nominees for the Principal Award Nominations: Year 7, nominated for Music by Mr Withington Year 8 , nominated for Music by Mrs Clarke Year 10, nominated for Law by Mrs Ghaffer Due to technical issues (me not being able to work a camera), unfortunately...
A HUGE thank you to everyone who was involved in our Orange Wig Day on Friday, raising funds and awareness for the Anaphylaxis Campaign. As usual our students worked so hard and have been amazing. A special thank you to form Z-SCL and C-DBU, it looks like Mr...
Well done to this weeks Principal's Award Nominees. All students were awarded for their outstanding contribution to their Drama classes. The students had break time tea and cakes with Mr O'Brien and signed our wall of fame, which is filling up fast. ...
Last week students from a Year 7 French and a Year 10 Spanish class went on a Google Expedition to Paris and all around Spain. Students had the opportunity to enter the world of virtual reality whilst looking through a cardboard headset with a device connected to the...
Students enjoyed break time treats in our tea room with Mr O'Brien to celebrate being nominated for the Principal's Award. They enjoyed a selection of drinks, biscuits, cakes and muffins and signed our 'wall of fame' This weeks Principal's Award Nomination's are:...
We are welcoming three more students to our 'Millionaire Club', these are students who have shown their love for reading and have read over a million words. This student made it his aim to become a 'millionaire' in Year 7 and has smashed this by achieving millionaire...
Each week students are nominated for the Principal Awards by their teachers and are rewarded with afternoon tea in our tea room at break time with Mr O'Brien. Each week we will add the nominations to our website to celebrate their success. This weeks nominations: Year...
In January we became part of a project run by United Learning in partnership with Frantic Assembly. The aim quite simply was to empower young people through the creation of physical theatre.