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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.

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Results Day


Thursday 17th August

A-Level Results Day.
Results can be collected from 10am. 

Thursday 24th August

GCSE Results Day.
Results can be collected from 10am.


Parents Page

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.

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Sixth Form

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.

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Two Week Timetable

The Academy runs on a two week timetable, this week it is:

Summer Break

DofE Gold Award Success!

A group of sixth form students braved the elements to become the school's first pupils to complete their Duke of Edinburgh gold award. Seven students from Accrington Academy spent four days navigating their way round the Peak District, facing rain and poor visibility...

Meet our Millionaires Club!

This weeks Principal's Award's go to our "Millionaire Students". These students have each read over a million words each with one student even being a 'multi-millionaire'. Between the students they have read a total of 17,468,414 words and a total of 336 books this...

Building Your Digital Future

Did you know that by 2020, there will be an additional 55,000 jobs open in the digital sector? Neither did we! The world around us is uncertain and constantly changing. Technology use is on the up and it's important that as young people, we gain the knowledge and...

Our Newest Millionaire!

Well done to our newest Millionaire Reader. She has read 70 books and a total of 1,817,152 words! This takes us to a total of 12 Millionaires this Academic Year, which is a fantastic achievement.     Lets see if we can get some more names added to the list before the...

Principal’s Award Nominations 23rd June 2017

Well done to the above student's who have received a Principal's Award for their outstanding contributions to PE and Dance.   Year 7, nominated by Miss Lawson. She is the most enthusiastic student and an excellent role model. She does countless hours of extra...

Principal’s Award Nominations 16th June 2017

Well done to the above students who all received a Principal's Award.   Year 8, nominated by Miss Mistry He is conscientious, enthusiastic and promising hope to the subject, he has the ability to work well in teams and individually. He has shown a keen enthusiasm for...

august, 2017

17augAll DayA Level Results Day(All Day: thursday) Accrington Academy SchoolOrganisation:Sixth Form

24augAll DayGCSE Results Day(All Day: thursday) Accrington Academy SchoolOrganisation:Main School

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