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.
Sixth Form Taster Days
A day in the life of a Sixth Former – Year 11 applicants – Wednesday 13th July
Sixth Form Taster Day – Year 10 Academy Students – Thursday 14th July
A chance to experience life as a Sixth Former, experience lessons and get a real feel for the place.
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:
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...
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...
As yoga continues to grow in popularity with people realising the benefits of this ancient philosophy on our physical and mental well-being, what better time of year to introduce students from years 11, 12 and 13 to it than now, during exam season?
Business Students Visit Edge Hill University Year 12 business students have taken advantage of a fantastic opportunity to take a day out of their busy sixth-form schedule to spend time at Edge Hill in Ormskirk to investigate what it’s like to be at university. Edge...
The results are in! Year 7 and 8 students at Accrington Academy achieved ten silver and eleven bronze certificates in this year’s UKMT Junior Maths Challenge. Over 250 000 of the most able pupils from across the UK sat the challenge. Katie Chadwick was our highest...
Last week a group of our Year 7 and Year 8 students attended the first ever 'United Learning, North West Athletics Competition'. This was held at Sport City in Manchester and WE WON!!!! The students represented the Academy incredibly well and put 100% effort into...
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...