Students and staff at Accrington Academy are today celebrating their GCSE results, with 53% achieving five or more A*-C grades including a 4 or above in both English and maths, up from 45% last year.
More top grades awarded in all subject areas and strong improvement on last year
More than 60 students were honoured at an awards ceremony celebrating youngsters who have overcome barriers to achieve success.
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A group of dedicated Accrington Academy Sixth Formers braved the elements last week to become the first students from the school to successfully complete their gold Duke of Edinburgh award.
Students at Accrington Academy enjoyed a rocket-powered celebration of British Science Week.
Pupils from Accrington Academy have had help from an international theatre company as they prepare for a big performance.
Accrington Academy staged a dress down day on Friday February 10, to help raise funds for charity and a student expedition to Iceland.
A teenager is making history after becoming Accrington Academy’s first student to be offered a place at Oxford University.
The corridors of Accrington Academy were alive with 'The Sound of Music' after the school staged a production of the musical.