News & Events
A round up of blog articles and calendar of events for Accrington Academy.
Accrington Academy students master their cooking skills in exciting new competition
Year 7’s mission was to build a lander! A lander is a spacecraft which descends toward and comes to rest on the surface of an astronomical body
The first task of British Science week was for year 9 students. They were challenged to build the best rocket, the one that would travel the furthest along a piece of string hung between the balconies on the street.
Accrington Academy students take Christmas into the Community
Four Year 7 students were the first to receive a 2017-18 Principal Award today. Each students was nominated by their college director for displaying outstanding Academy Character. The students joined Mr Dalton-Bunker, Vice Principal, in the Reflection Room and enjoyed...
Thursday the 26th October
Me and 29 other students at Accrington Academy set of to Manchester airport at 3:20am. When we got to the airport we were assigned to specific groups which had 1 teacher and 5 students, this made it organised and easy to locate one another. We stayed in these groups to get through security until we got to the shops were we could have free time. At 5:30am we made our way to the boarding lobby and waited patiently until it was time to board the plane.
Students first day in Barcelona.
On Tuesday some very lucky students met Michael Grant author of the “Gone” series
Some of our best readers from years 8 and 9 have been specially selected by Miss Pollard, LRC Manager to take part in the Lancashire Book of the Year awards. The Lancashire Book of the year is the longest running young people’s regional book award in the country.