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


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  • Sport : Match reports

    13th October 2014

    Last week was a busy week for our sporting teams.

    The Year 8 football team had a fantastic week; firstly beating local rivals Brigshaw 9-1 at home. Freddie T was

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  • Academy Open Evening

    7th October 2014

    Due to parking restrictions in and around the campus plus local roadworks visitors may experience some difficulties parking on Open Evening.  The sunken playgro

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  • Giant Garforth Football Success

    2nd October 2014

    The Year 8 football team began their league campaign with an amazing 8-0 away win at Wetherby High last night. The boys played with great determination and skil

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  • Shadow DWP Secretary & Labour candidate visit

    1st October 2014

    Shadow DWP Secretary and Labour candidate quizzed by Garforth Sixth Formers

    Labour’s Shadow Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, Rachel Reeves MP joined Ver

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  • Best Practice for Personal Statement Writing

    30th September 2014

    On Wednesday 24th September, Newcastle University attended Garforth Academy to deliver a talk on ‘Best Practice for Personal Statement Writing’. The talk was ma

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