Postive COVID test reporting
If your child receives a positive Covid 19 test result and the school is closed. The email address is firstname.lastname@example.org – this is only checked when the academy is closed on an evening, weekend or during holidays. At all other times please telephone the pupil absence line: 0113 212 7128.
Parents are encouraged to contact the Academy if there is anything that concerns them. The office is open from 8am to 3.45pm although we request that non-urgent phone calls should be made after 9am. Key staff contacts for enquiries on particular issues are given below.
Academy Reception and general enquiries: 0113 212 7127
Pupil Absence line: 0113 212 7128
Student Support: Mrs A Wright (KS3); Mr A Laher (KS4); Mr M Newstead(KS5)
Learning Support (Special Educational Needs): Mrs C Nesbitt (SENCO) NesbittC@garforthacademy.org.uk
Admissions Procedure: Mrs E Ewing & Mrs L Coombs
Careers Information: Mr M Newstead NewsteadM@garforthacademy.org.uk
Curriculum & Reports: Mrs A Young
Enquiries regarding your child: Learning Manager or Form Tutor.
Chair of Governing body: Dr. Steve Beer
Chair of Education Advisory Body c/o. Garforth Academy, Lidgett Lane, Garforth, Leeds, West Yorkshire. LS25 1LJ.
Person responsible for parent/public queries: Mrs R Ewing (Vice Principal) EwingR2@GarforthAcademy.org.uk.