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A round up of blog articles and calendar of events for Accrington Academy.

The Wizards of Once…..

  On Tuesday night students from Accrington Academy went to meet Cressida Cowell.  Cressida is one of the UK's biggest authors, she is the author and illustrator of the fantastically popular ‘How to Train Your Dragon’, which has been turned into phenomenally...

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...

Log Out. Shut Down. Do Yoga!

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?

Junior Maths Challenge Success 2017

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...

september, 2017

1sepAll DayTraining Day(All Day: friday) Accrington Academy SchoolOrganisation:Main School,Sixth Form

29sep - 1octAll DayJCA Netball Residential(All Day) Condover HallOrganisation:Main School

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