A group of sixth form students have become Accrington Academy’s first to successfully complete their gold Duke of Edinburgh award.
They were dancing in the aisles (and everywhere else!) when Accrington Academy’s jazz band made an appearance at last week’s Ribble Valley Jazz Festival.
Accrington Academy was ‘rocking all over the world’ when former Status Quo drummer Jeff Rich gave students a musical masterclass.
Masterchefs in the making Malaika Zaheer, Amelia Whitehead, Tariq Ali and Rhys Atkinson put their skills to the test when they were selected to take part in an exciting new competition.
Accrington Academy dance students were put through their paces in a series of workshops run in conjunction with the English National Ballet (ENB).
Accrington Academy and The Hyndburn Academy are helping students to plan for life beyond school with a special careers event on Monday 4th December.
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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