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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  • Jun 30

    Year 10 Parents Evening

    The Year 10 Parents Consultation Evening is to take place on Thursday 30th June 2016 from 3.00 to 7pm.Students will be able to make appointments with subject tu » Read More

  • Jul 14

    Feeder School Liaison Day

    On Thursday 14th July 2016 Garforth Academy will be opening its doors for Year 6 students who will be coming to the Academy in September 2016. A whole host of a » Read More

  • Jul 18

    Year 6 Activity Days

    Over the three days 18th - 20th July 2016 the Year 6 students joining us in September 2016 are invited to spend another day with us and their new form.  During » Read More

  • Jul 22

    School Closes for Summer

    Garforth Academy closes for the summer holidays on Friday 22nd July 2016. » Read More

  • Jul 25

    Training Days -July 2016

    Monday 25th  - Wednesday 27th July 2016 are staff Training Days and therefore the Academy is closed. » Read More

Latest News

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  • New Policy : Consequences of Behaviour

    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

  • Schools Will Rock You

    20th June 2016

    We are excited to announce that the time is almost upon us to perform our School production of Schools Will Rock You, inspired by the stage show and music of Qu... » Read More

  • Careers Club

    24th May 2016

    On Monday 23rd May, Elisha Ainsley – a performing artist that recently made it to the final auditions for the West End musical Wicked came in to speak to our st... » Read More

  • Garforth Elections

    12th May 2016

    This term our student council have been looking at the local election and finding out about the candidates and the different political parties they represent. T... » Read More

  • Year 9 Football : Leeds Champions Final

    9th May 2016

    After a very tense Leeds Champions Final, the Year 9s have won their 2nd trophy of the season after beating Corpus Christi 7-6 on penalties. Garforth went 2-0 u... » Read More