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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  • May 1

    Oxfam Nepal Collection- 16th & 17th June 2015

    Following the recent terrible disaster in Nepal, we are organising a collection, with Oxfam. This will take place in the Academy on the mornings of 16th and 17t » Read More

  • May 13

    Year 12 Study Leave

    Year 12 students stand down on Wednesday 13th May at 2.30pm for the start of the exam period.  Students return to the Academy on Friday 5th June for Post 18 day » Read More

  • Jun 5

    Post 18 Day

    The current Yr 12 cohort will return to 6th form after their study leave is completed on Friday 5th June. The day will be used to prepare the majority of studen » Read More

  • Jun 8

    Year 9 Geography Trip to Italy

    Year 9 Geographers will be visiting the Amalfi Coast in Italy from June 8th - 12th 2015. This fantastic trip includes a visit to the top of Mt Vesuvius,  Pompei » Read More

  • Jun 15

    Year 10 Grassington Field Trip

    All Year 10 Geography students will be spending a day in Grassington, completing vital coursework related to their GCSE.Over 100 students have been split into g » Read More

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