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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  • Dec 4

    Science Live !

    Twenty Year 10 students are going to a GCSE Science Live workshop at Leeds Town Hall.
    During the day students will get the chance to see and hear five of Britai

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  • Dec 11

    Post 16 High Achievers Parents Evening

     

    Post 16 high achievers parents evening will be held in the 6th form well at 6.00pm. This is a chance for the 6th form team to outline the high achievers plan f

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  • Dec 11

    Year 7 Theatre Trip

    The whole of Year 7, over 300 students, will be enjoying a visit to the theatre in December. The students will be visiting the West Yorkshire Playhouse performa

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  • Dec 15

    Year 13 visit the Houses of Parliament

    Nineteen Year 13 students are visiting the Houses of Parliament on Monday 15th December. The trip will allow students to engage in political discussion about th

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  • Dec 18

    Year 7 Theatre Trip

    The whole of Year 7, over 300 students, will be enjoying a visit to the theatre in December. The students will be visiting the West Yorkshire Playhouse performa

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Latest News

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  • Football - Latest Results

    26th November 2014

    The Year 10 boys football team fought back fantastically well against Heckmondwike Grammar on November 21st in this important cup match.

    Finding themselves 4:0

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  • Year 11 Football Success

    21st November 2014

    The Year 7 girls football team continued their unbeaten run this week beating Boston Spa 3 - 0. Megan M scored 2 and Isabelle H scoring one goal.

    The Year 10/11

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  • Netball Success

    21st November 2014

     

    The academy netball teams have had a busy few weeks. Recent fixtures include Boston Spa when both the Year 7 and Year 8’s  girls lost in closely contested matc

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  • Metrocard update

    21st November 2014

    From December 2014, Post Offices will no longer sell MetroCard products. Pupils who currently buy weekly or monthly School Plus or 16-25 tickets can now buy the

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  • Fantastic Fund Raising!

    21st November 2014

    A huge thank you to all the students and staff who contributed to the fund raising last week in aid of helping to set up an internet connection at our partner s

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