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

Tour de Yorkshire early closure Notice - 3rd May 2019

Tour de Yorkshire early closure Notice - 3rd May 2019

23rd April 2019

As you will be aware the Tour de Yorkshire comes past the Academy again this year on Friday 3rd May.  Due to the earlier road closure t …

Y11 Spring Mock Results Celebration Assembly

Y11 Spring Mock Results Celebration Assembly

28th March 2019

Our Year 11 students had a special assembly on the afternoon of Tuesday 26th March. Mrs. Young(Principal) started the event with remindi …

Y9 MAAT Students experience 'Frontline Living History'

Y9 MAAT Students experience 'Frontline Living History'

21st March 2019

On Monday 18th March, the History department organised a World War One half-day workshop by David Alton from Frontline Living History for …

Celebrating a successful Science Week

Celebrating a successful Science Week

15th March 2019

This term has seen our students taking part in Science week, a national ten-day celebration of Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths. O …