Welcome

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.

Anna Young, Principal

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Latest News

Armistice Centenary at Garforth

Armistice Centenary at Garforth

12th November 2018

A number of fantastic tributes were created by staff and students last week, remembering 100 years since the end of the First World War. Al …

Post 16 make local business links

Post 16 make local business links

20th October 2018

On Monday 15th October over 70 local businesses and employers attended Garforth Academy for a Breakfast meeting to hear how they coul …

Clare sacrifices her hair for #LittlePrincessesTrust

Clare sacrifices her hair for #LittlePrincessesTrust

18th October 2018

One of our Year 9 students, Clare, made a wonderful gesture last week of donating her hair to create a wig for children with cancer Clare …

Restart a Heart Day

Restart a Heart Day

16th October 2018

An important lesson was delivered to all of our Year 8 students today as part of 'Restart a Heart' Day. A team of Paramedics, Emergency Ca …