Welcome to Garforth Academy


This website gives you our vision of the innovative and exciting opportunities awaiting the young people who attend our Academy.


Garforth Academy has a well established reputation for excellence in education for our students, and we continue to be one of the highest performing and most successful schools in the north of England. We want all of our students to achieve their potential and we make sure that there are no limitations or barriers to reaching the highest possible standards of academic, social and personal development. Read More


Upcoming Events

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  • Sep 5

    Training day - Academy Closed

    The Academy is closed for staff training » Read More

  • Sep 6

    Academy Opens

    The Academy opens for students in Years 7 - 11. Start times are phased, as below:Year 7:                        8.30am Years 9 and 10:           9.00am Years 8 » Read More

  • Sep 8

    Sixth Form Opens

    Year 13 students are expected at the Academy for Period 1                       Year 12 students are invited to attend an introductory session between 12.30 – 2 » Read More

  • Sep 9

    Year 12

    Year 12 students are now on timetable and expected to attend the Academy. » Read More

  • Sep 15

    Year 12 Information Evening for Parents

    As we start the year, I would like to invite all parents/carers and students to a Year 12 Information Evening which will take place in the Main Hall of the Acad » Read More

Latest News

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  • GCSE Results - Headline Figures

    26th August 2016

    Congratulations to our Y11 students who collected their GCSE results on Thursday 25th August. There were many success stories and outstanding results achieved a... » Read More

  • Outstanding Post 16 Results

    23rd August 2016

    Congratulations to our Y12 and Y13 students who collected their results on Thursday August 18th. They once again achieved outstanding results, which is a reflec... » Read More

  • Year 9 Martin House Hospice Fund Raiser

    11th July 2016

    Year 9 ran a very successful charity event in early July to raise money for Martin House charity in memory of the hugely popular, and greatly missed student, Am... » Read More

  • Exam Results and Information 2016

    7th July 2016

    Year 13 students can collect their results at the academy from 7-30am on Thursday 18th August 2016.Year 12 students can collect their results at the academy fro... » Read More

  • New: Garforth Academy Behaviour Policy

    21st June 2016

    Please click here to read the recent letter sent home to all parents and carers of students in Years 7 - 10.To read the policy in full, please click on the 'Abo... » Read More