Welcome to Garforth Academy


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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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  • Jun 12

    Year 12 Health & Wellbeing day

    Following the success of last years event, the Post 16 Health and Wellbeing Day will take place on Thursday 12th June 2014.

    During the day Year 12 students will

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Latest News

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  • Principal Appointment

    4th April 2014

    We would like to advise that following the recent interview process     Mr AD Woodhouse has been appointed to the permanent post of Principal at Garforth Academ

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  • BBC School Report 2014

    28th March 2014

    Students have been busy again creating our entry for the BBC News School report day which took place on Thursday 26th March 2014


    You can view their entry on You

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  • New Phone numbers

    28th March 2014

    Please note that from Friday 28th March the contact numbers for the Academy have changed as follows

    Switchboard:                     0113  2  127 127
    Student Abse
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  • Train to be a teacher with the SPTA

    4th March 2014

    Want to find out about routes into teaching? Want an exciting and challenging career in teaching?

    SPTA Teaching School Alliance is working in partnership with Sh

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  • Bike Doctor Visit

    27th February 2014

    Dr Bike, in the form of Tom Mutton from Sustrans and his colleague Steve, visited the academy on Wednesday and carried out running repairs on the bikes rode in

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