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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.

Curriculum Enrichment

Open Evening

Academy Open Evening

Tuesday 3rd October 2017
Years 5 and 6 Parents, carers and pupils welcome.

Sixth Form Opening Evening

Monday 9th October 2017
Monday 4th December 2017


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.

Two Week Timetable

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

Week 1 Orange

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?

Sixth Form Visit Edge Hill

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...

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...

Winners of United Learning North West Athletics

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...

Principals Award Nominations

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...

Orange Wig Day 2017

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...

september, 2017

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

8sep9:00 am- 12:30 pmYear 12 Induction Trip - Manchester9:00 am - 12:30 pm Organisation:Sixth Form

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

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