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Monday 8 February 2021

Safer Internet Day 2021

Safer Internet Day 2021 is on the 9th of February and will be celebrated with the theme ‘An internet we trust – exploring reliability in the online world’.

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Friday 5 February 2021

Anti-Bullying Ambassadors

To complement the amazing work by both staff and students to mark Children's Mental Health Week 2021, 20 students successfully completed their Anti-Bullying Ambassador Training.

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Tuesday 2 February 2021

KCU - Children's Mental Health Week

Students today have been looking at how a little bit of kindness, compassion and understanding can help improve their mental health and that of those in their lives.

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Tuesday 2 February 2021

School closure- due to heavy snow

Due to heavy snowfall overnight and a forecast for continuing snow this morning (Tuesday 2nd Feb), the school site is CLOSED today. Remote learning and "time-out Tuesday" will continue as planned.

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At The Skipton Academy, we are enabling our students to achieve their potential. We believe that our ethos of Belong, Challenge, Inspire encapsulates our vision for education. As teachers, we are committed to providing learning which is engaging and allows students to make progress in every lesson, every day. We are determined to provide first-class comprehensive education to the community of Skipton and we have achieved much this academic year to make that a reality for these are exciting times at The Skipton Academy and the journey has just begun.

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Richard McManus | Principal

Year 11 - Parents Evening

Held remotely for parents and carers to speak to teachers and ask any questions.

4:00pm - 7:00pm

Year 10 - Parents Evening

Held remotely for parents and carers to speak to teachers and ask any questions.

4:00pm - 7:00pm

Easter Holiday

Closes: Friday 26th March 2021 (end of the school day) Opens: Monday 12th April 2021

Training Day

Devolved Training Day

Year 8 - Parents Evening

Held remotely for parents and carers to speak to teachers and ask any questions.

4:00pm - 7:00pm

May Bank Holiday

Public Bank Holiday

Year 10 Mock Exams

Year 10 Mock exams are scheduled to take place this week.

Year 7 - Parents Evening

Held remotely for parents and carers to speak to teachers and ask any questions.

4:00pm - 7:00pm

May Half Term

Closes: Friday 28th May 2021 (end of the school day) Opens: Monday 7th June 2021

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Careers

The careers support programme at The Skipton Academy focuses on encouraging each student to consider a wide range of career pathways and provides the support to make their goals a reality.

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Admissions and Transition

Admission and transition are crucial in ensuring that students at The Skipton Academy are prepared for the next step in their educational journey. The curriculum is designed to be balanced, challenging and relevant.

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Useful links for Parents

At the heart of the Skipton Academy, is the positive relationship between students, parents/carers, and teachers. To enrich and broaden students' experience they can partake in a range of enrichment opportunities.

Monday 8 February 2021

Safer Internet Day 2021

Safer Internet Day 2021 is on the 9th of February and will be celebrated with the theme ‘An internet we trust – exploring reliability in the online world’.

Read more

Friday 5 February 2021

Anti-Bullying Ambassadors

To complement the amazing work by both staff and students to mark Children's Mental Health Week 2021, 20 students successfully completed their Anti-Bullying Ambassador Training.

Read more

Tuesday 2 February 2021

KCU - Children's Mental Health Week

Students today have been looking at how a little bit of kindness, compassion and understanding can help improve their mental health and that of those in their lives.

Read more

Tuesday 2 February 2021

School closure- due to heavy snow

Due to heavy snowfall overnight and a forecast for continuing snow this morning (Tuesday 2nd Feb), the school site is CLOSED today. Remote learning and "time-out Tuesday" will continue as planned.

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Friday 29 January 2021

Children's Mental Health Week 2021

An insight into the plans for this years Children's Mental Health Week from our Assistant Principal

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Friday 29 January 2021

Supporting your child's mental health

Are you worried about your child's mental health during Lockdown?

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Thursday 21 January 2021

Fundraising - British Heart Foundation

December seems a distant memory now but we just want to thank everybody who donated to the British Heart Foundation Elf Kick- we raised £311.50.

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Tuesday 12 January 2021

Update: January BTEC Exams

Update from the Principal regarding the January BTEC exams.

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Tuesday 12 January 2021

Staying at home support and resources

Take a look at these pages of great things you can do - loads of links and ideas for all ages!

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