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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...

Brilliant B’s Bring Success

Accrington Academy hosted a year 5&6 football competition for players who hadn’t represented the school in football this year. Ten teams entered being split into two groups of five. Group A was won by St Marys Langho on goals scored (6) after finishing on 10...

Oakhill are Dodgeball Champions 2017

Oakhill was the venue for the 2017 dodgeball competitions with 13 schools travelling from across the Ribble Valley to become Dodgeball champions 2017. The format of the games was that if players got hit below the head they was out, teams had 10 mins to try and...

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...

Target Lancaster Visit

On Thursday  22nd  June, five of our Year 12 students attended the Target Lancaster Celebration day held at Lancaster University. The Celebration day was the climax of three months of mentoring the students had received from Lancaster mentees.  During the mentoring...

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...

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