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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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Friday 8 January 2021

Update: Remote Learning

After the successful completion, of the first week of remote learning, an update including some feedback provided by the Assistant Principal for Teaching and Learning.

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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


Watch our Open Evening video...

"Welcome to The Skipton Academy's virtual open evening. It is a pleasure for us to allow you to see some of our brilliant students and staff along with providing an opportunity to explore the school's grounds."

Christmas Holiday

Closes: Friday 18th December 2020 12:30 Opens: Monday 04th January 2021

12:30pm - 9:00am

Ilkley Grammar School - Taster Day

Ilkley Grammar School Virtual Taster Day is on Monday 18th January.

9:00am - 3:30pm

Ask the Experts

North Yorkshire Police are hosting another of the popular ’Ask the Experts’ evening to support Safer Internet Day.

7:00pm - 9:00pm

Year 11 - Mock Exams

Year 11 Mock exams are scheduled to take place this week.

8:55am - 3:30pm

Year 11 - Parents Evening

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

4:00pm - 7:00pm

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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.

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.

Read more

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!

Read more

Friday 8 January 2021

Update: Remote Learning

After the successful completion, of the first week of remote learning, an update including some feedback provided by the Assistant Principal for Teaching and Learning.

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Friday 8 January 2021

Update: Examinations for Year 11

Update from the Principal of the academy, following the recent announcement and changes to the summer examination.

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Monday 4 January 2021

Update: Critical Worker

Updated communication for children of critical workers who will be in school.

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Monday 4 January 2021

Student Communication

Communication sent to students, explaining the expectations for remote learning.

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Thursday 31 December 2020

January Opening - Clarification

Following the Secretary of State for Education's announcement, please see the clarification for our January Opening

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Friday 18 December 2020

Update: January Opening

Updated procedures and changes to the school opening in the new year.

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