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Welcome to Northampton Academy

Northampton Academy is a Good School (Ofsted 2016), and we serve the needs of our 1430 students, their families and the local community.  We are a successful, vibrant, welcoming and inclusive 11-18 Academy.  Although we are oversubscribed, we are non-selective.

We provide an education with character, encompassing our core values of RESPECT, DETERMINATION and AMBITION; which are central to our decision-making. We ensure that these values run through our policies, appointments and all our interactions with the young people.

We are successful at Key Stage Four and Five in both attainment and progress terms and have excellent rates of progression to University.  Many of our students go to Oxbridge and Russell Group Universities.

We pride ourselves on communication. Replies to parents are usually the same day and always within two working days utilising our strong pastoral structure.

We are happy to show you around the Academy, if you would like to book a tour, please complete the form here and we will arrange for someone to show you around.

Latest News

Celebrations are underway at Northampton Academy today after the school achieved its best set of GCSE results to date. These showed that 64% of students achieved five or more good passes (grade ...
 Thu, 22 Aug 2019 10:55:00 GMT
Northampton Academy Sixth Form students Aimee and Nathaniel travelled to Romania during August with Paws2Rescue to help relieve the plight of Romanian dogs as part of their student volunteer scheme ...
 Wed, 21 Aug 2019 09:19:00 GMT
Students at Northampton Academy are celebrating today after receiving another strong set of results at A Level and in vocational courses.   At the academy’s Sixth Form, 33% of A Level entries ...
 Thu, 15 Aug 2019 11:55:00 GMT
Monday 23rd September and Monday 14th October, 6-8pm. Talks will take place in the main assembly hall at 6.15pm and 6.45pm. There will be an opportunity to tour the school and speak with ...
 Tue, 13 Aug 2019 14:30:00 GMT
Northampton Academy were selected to contribute in the Government's Children in Need review, which was published in June and quoted in a speech given by former Education Secretary Rt Hon. Damian ...
 Mon, 29 Jul 2019 07:02:00 GMT
During the Easter holidays, Miss Grimes was fortunate enough to experience a trip to Zanzibar to teach English in a little village called Jambiani. After sharing her experience with Year 10 ...
 Mon, 22 Jul 2019 09:49:00 GMT

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