SEARCH


PAGES

Academy InformationAcademy Information

Performance and ResultsExamination Results Examination Results 2020 GCSE 2020 headline figures  English and Maths 4+ = 87%English and Maths 5+ = 66%Total Attainment 8 = 54.21Average Total Progress 8 =...

Quality of EducationQuality of Education

Primary SchoolsPrimary Schools Primary Schools Below is a list of the main primary schools who feed into our school:St. Nicholas C of E Primary SchoolDunnington C of E Primary SchoolBidford on Avon Primary...

Post Results ServicePost Results Service Post Results Service The JCQ Post Results Services booklet is yet to be published for Summer 2021 examsAlcester Academy is required by the JCQ to have in place an Internal...

Post 16 LinksPost 16 Links Post 16 Links Here is a list of the Post 16 establishments which provide further education to the majority of our students:Sixth FormsAlcester Grammar SchoolSt Benedict's Catholic...

Policies & StatementsPolicies & Statements PoliciesAccessibility Arrangements PolicyAdmissions PolicyAnti Bullying Policy Attendance PolicyBehaviour & Discipline PolicyCharging Remissions PolicyChild...

Physical EducationPhysical Education Mr J Powell: Lead for PEjamespowell@alcesteracademy.org.uk Miss K Buckthorp: PE Teacher and Assistant Headteacherkarenbuckthorp@alcesteracademy.org.uk Mr J...

Performing ArtsPerforming Arts Performing ArtsMr L Hall:  Lead Performing Artsliamhall@alcesteracademy.org.ukMiss S Sacco: Teacher of Performing Arts (Lead...

PE Activities & FixturesPE Activities & Fixtures PE Activities & FixturesDue to the current situation all PE fixtures and PE extra-curricular activities are postponed until further notice.      

Revision Guides & TechniquesRevision Guides & Techniques Revision Guides & Techniques Sources of Subject RevisionMake-Your-Own Revision TimetableRevision TechniquesVAK ParentsAlcester Academy Saturday School...

Pastoral DevelopmentPastoral Development Personal Development, Behaviour & Welfare Information Our Learning Support Unit (LSU) is located within the Academy near to the main school reception.The LSU is in this...

Parent ForumParent Forum Parent Forum There are a number of Parent Forum meetings during the academic year. The meetings run from 6.00-7.00pm in the LRC. All interested parties are welcome to attend.

Open Week 2020Open Week 2020    Open Week 2020    Monday 14th September until Friday 18th SeptemberAlcester Academy is happy to virtually open its doors to prospective parents for Open...

Ofsted & Parent ViewOfsted & Parent View Ofsted Alcester Academy activity, reports and ratingsFull Inspection 15th October 2015Short Inspection 13th March 2019To view the inspections visit Alcester Academy Ofsted...

NumeracyNumeracy Numeracy means many different things to different people. Some see numeracy as the foundation of mathematics, the concepts learnt in school and necessary for understanding more advanced...

NewslettersNewsletters NewslettersDecember 2017 March 2018 Summer 2018 Christmas 2018 Easter 2019 Summer 2019 Christmas 2019

NewsNews

Regulations & GuidanceRegulations & Guidance Regulations & Guidance The Joint Council for Qualifications (JCQ) regulates all our external qualifications; their website outlines their role and responsibility –...

RewardsRewards Pupil Reward PointsThe Academy runs a bespoke and specifically designed Alcester Academy online Reward Point system (www.pupilrewardpoints.co.uk). Students are rewarded for their efforts...

Mission StatementMission Statement Mission StatementAlcester Academy will become an outstanding academy through delivering a high quality curriculum which allows all of our students to fulfil their academic...

TEEPTEEP The TEEP Pedagogical ModelThe TEEP model of effective teaching for effective learning is a framework with a strong pedagogical foundation to support a consistent approach to teaching and...

Why be a Governor?Why be a Governor Why be a Governor? Becoming a governor can be very rewarding.It gives an opportunity to serve the local community and make a real difference to how a school runs.It is a good...

Welcome by the HeadWelcome by the Head To be the best that we can beAlcester Academy is a community school serving the needs of young people in the area. At Alcester Academy we live by our motto, ‘to be the best...

VacanciesVacancies Staff VacanciesAll vacancies require the same application form, select the format from the links below.Alcester Academy is happy to accept electronic applications provided they...

UniformUniform UniformAt Alcester Academy we are proud of our standards of school uniform that are the result of a high degree of co-operation between parents/carers, students and the school.We are firm...

Twitter & FacebookTwitter & Facebook Twitter & FacebookFollow us on Twitter:  https://twitter.com/AlcesterAcademyFollow us on...

Train to TeachTrain to Teach  Train to Teach Shires Teaching School Alliance

TimelineTeaching and Learning Timeline Teaching and Learning Timeline; capturing one school’s journeySpring 2020The spring 2020 saw the exciting arrival of a new Director of Studies, Mrs Woodman (SLT)...

Term DatesTerm Dates AUTUMN TERM 2020 School closed                         ...

Teaching, Learning & AssessmentTeaching, Learning & Assessment Staff TrainingThe academy prides itself on providing the best possible learning experience for all of its students. This is achieved through a commitment to...

SafeguardingSafeguarding Safeguarding  What's the Problem? Come and speak to the Safeguarding Team.Email: Miss Karen Buckthorp KarenBuckthorp@alcesteracademy.org.ukTelephone: 01789 762285Alcester...

Support OrganisationsSupport Organisations Support Organisations The following organisations may be of use to parents/carers:Support for Bereavement: Guy's GiftChild Bereavement UKWarwickshire County Council -...

SubjectsSubjects  Subjects 

Staffing at Alcester AcademyStaffing Staffing Staffing Structure 

Special Educational Needs & DisabilitiesSpecial Educational Needs & Disabilities Supporting Children with Special Educational Needs & Disabilities Alcester Academy has a strong commitment to supporting all students....

ScienceScience Miss D Burgess: Subject LeadDebbieBurgess@alcesteracademy.org.ukMiss N Taylor: Second in departmentNeeshaTaylor@alcesteracademy.org.ukMrs A Bush: Teacher of science (PT) and...

School MapSchool Map School MapMap of Alcester Academy

School Day TimesSchool Day Times The School Day4:1 Normal School Day8.48am Warning Bell8.50am – 9.10am Tutor Time9.10am – 10.10am Period 110.10am – 11.10am Period 211.10am – 11.35am Break11.33am Warning...

Saturday SchoolSaturday School Saturday SchoolWe are pleased to be able to inform you that we are offering Saturday revision sessions that will commence straight after half term up until the year 11 mock exams....

MusicMusic Mr L Hall: Lead Musicliamhall@alcesteracademy.org.ukMr R Badham: Associate teacher of Musicrennybadham@alcesteracademy.org.uk Key Stage 3 Curriculum Intent We believe Music at key stage 3...

MFLMFL Mrs Z Weatherley: Subject Lead for MFLZoeWeatherley@alcesteracademy.org.ukMiss J Heitmuller: KS3 and KS4 German and FrenchJasminHeitmuller@alcesteracademy.org.uk MFL Key Stage 3...

Additional Learning OpportunitiesAdditional Learning Opportunities Additional Learning Opportunities ARTArt rooms are open: Lunchtimes - every day for all year groups. After school - Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays until...

CharitiesCharities CharitiesWhy not raise money for the Academy from the comfort of your armchair? We have just launched the Alcester Academy Next Generation Fund.You can help us to give every student the...

Duke of EdinburghDuke of Edinburgh Award Scheme Duke of Edinburgh What is the Duke of Edinburgh Award Scheme?DofE is a balance programme of activities which develops the mind, body and soul in a non-competitive...

Dining at Alcester AcademyDining at Alcester Academy     Dining at Alcester AcademyCould your child be eligible for extra help?Do you receive any of the following payments?Income Support or Income-Based Job...

Diary DatesDiary Dates Diary DatesParents' Evenings & Parents' Forum This page will be populated shortly.

Design TechnologyDesign Technology Design Technology Mr J Yarrington: Leadjamesyarrington@alcesteracademy.org.ukMiss A Wincup: Teacher of Design Technology, KS4 Textiles, KS4 Wood, KS4...

Curriculum ContactsCurriculum Contacts Senior Leadership Team Headteacher: Mrs Sarah Mellorssarahmellors@alcesteracademy.org.uk Director of Studies: Mrs W Woodmanwendywoodman@alcesteracademy.org.uk Director of...

CurriculumCurriculum Whole School  Intent, Implementation & Impact CurriculumWhole School Intent, Implementation & ImpactLong Term Plans will be temporarily adapted in September 2020 as...

Coronavirus (COVID-19)Covid Coronavirus (COVID-19)During October half term, please contact the national helplines if you have concerns about coronavirus.The following guidance might be of...

ContactsGet in Touch Contact Us If you would like to email the Academy, please use the form below.Once the email arrives, it will be forwarded to the requested member of staff or to the necessary...

Careers/Post 16Careers/Post 16 Careers Education at Alcester Academy Careers Advisor Mrs Paula HaleEmail Mrs Hale on paulahale@alcesteracademy.org.uk Virtual Year 11 Assemblies 2020-21What are my...

Email AccountsEmail Accounts Email Accounts To access the Alcester Academy email accounts you must be a member of our school community. Students, school staff and Governors are all part of our...

BullyingBullying               BullyingIf you have friendship issues or feel that you are being bullied: What can you do?Speak to your...

BulletinBulletin Bulletin23rd October 202016th October 20209th October 20202nd October 202025th September 202018th September 202011th September 20204th September 202017th July 202010th July 20203rd July...

Board of GovernorsBoard of Governors Board of Governors Code    SurnameFirst Name Type of GovernorStart of Term Date End of Term Date Committee   ...

AttendanceAttendance AttendanceHere at Alcester Academy we seek to ensure that all its pupils receive a full-time education which maximises opportunities for each pupil to realise his/her true potential.The...

AssessmentAssessment AssessmentStudents are continuously assessed throughout their time in the academy. This involves the deployment of a range of strategies ranging from the marking of books, practical...

Art & DesignArt & Design Art & DesignMr J Yarrington: Lead. Teacher of KS3 Art and KS4 Fine Artjamesyarrington@alcesteracademy.org.ukMiss O Nemeshanyi: Teacher of KS3 Art, KS4 Fine Art and...

Alcester Rock Academy Alcester Rock Academy Alcester Rock Academy Alcester Rock Academy is a unique opportunity for Guitarists, Bassists, Drummers and Vocalists to get together and learn to play in a band under the...

AdmissionsAdmissions AdmissionsThe academy fully adopt the Warwickshire Local Authority policy on admissions. You can view the Warwickshire admissions information...

E-SafetyE-Safety at Alcester Academy E-Safety at Alcester Academy Internet Safety for Parents and GuardiansInternet MattersThink U KnowE-safety Tips for Parents of 11 to 13 Year oldsE-safety Tips for...

Emergency School ClosuresEmergency School Closures Emergency School Closures Emergency School ClosuresIn the event of an emergency closure (e.g. bad weather overnight) all parents registered for School Comms will receive...

Message from the Chair of GovernorsMessage from the Chair of Governors Message from the Chair of GovernorsYour Governors are a group of people from widely varying backgrounds dedicated to ensuring the best possible education...

HomeworkHomework HomeworkAim of PolicyPurpose and definition of HomeworkHomework is any work undertaken by the pupil outside normal lesson time. The purpose of homework is:To offer you opportunities to...

MathsMaths Miss Kayleigh Elliott: Lead mathsKayleighElliott@alcesteracademy.org.ukMr I Hollis: ELTianhollis@alcesteracademy.org.ukMs S Case: Teacher of mathsSianCase@alcesteracademy.org.uk  Mr S...

loginLogin

LinksLinks

Life at Alcester AcademyLife at Alcester Academy

JournalTeaching and Learning Journal Teaching and Learning JournalTeaching & Learning Journal December 2018Teaching & Learning Journal Easter 2019Teaching & Learning Journal Spring 2020...

Internal ExaminationsInternal Examinations Internal Examinations Year 8 – 11 sit their internal exams in the main exam hall and they are run under the same conditions as the external exams in year 11. This ensures...

ICT & ComputingICT & Computing Mr P Anderson: Subject Lead for ICT & Computingpeteanderson@alcesteracademy.org.ukMr M MartinMilesMartin@alcesteracademy.org.uk Key Stage 3 Curriculum Intent In year 7...

HumanitiesHumanities Ms H Stedman: Lead, Teacher of KS3 Geography and KS4 Geographyhelenstedman@alcesteracademy.org.uk Mr G Rossiter: Lead, Teacher of KS3 History and Geography and KS4...

Home During October half term, please contact the national helplines if you have concerns about coronavirus.The following guidance might be of...

English & LRCEnglish & LRC EnglishMr Nick Cook: Lead English and ELTnickcooke@alcesteracademy.org.uk Mrs J Hoskin: KS3 Leadjennyhoskin@alcesteracademy.org.ukMrs H Farnell: KS$4...

History of AlcesterHistory of Alcester History of Alcester and the surrounding area Alcester is an ancient Roman town in a beautiful part of south-west Warwickshire, England with a population of around 9000. There...

Google Training RoomGoogle Training Room Google Training RoomWelcome to the Google Training Room where we will post tutorial videos and other resources to aid you as a parent/carer to help your son/daughter navigate...

Friends of Alcester AcademyFriends of Alcester Academy Who are Friends of Alcester Academy? The Friends are a group of parents, staff and other people associated with the school. Anyone connected with the school is welcome...

Extra CurricularExtra Curricular

External ExaminationsExternal Examinations External ExaminationsYear 11 exam courses with Covid exam changes for Summer 2021Year 10 courses for examination in Summer 2022Please see links to exam board websites...

Examinations 2020-21Examinations 2020-21 External ExaminationsRegulations & GuidanceInternal ExaminationsPost Results ServiceRevision Guides & Techniques

EventsEvents

Ethos & ValuesEthos & Values Ethos & Values Alcester Academy provides a high quality curriculum, which allows all of our students to fulfil their academic potential. We achieve this through high quality...

Year 6 to 7 TransitionYear 6 to 7 Transition Year 6 to 7 Transition 2020Alcester Academy 360° TourNew Parents' Evening Video New Parents' Evening PowerPoint PresentationWelcome Year 6 from tutors and staff -...

Events

School closed School closed - Monday 14th December 2020 Teacher training day

Half termHalf term Monday 26th October – Friday 30th October 2020

Back to schoolBack to school Monday 2nd November 2020

Autumn Term endsAutumn Term ends    Friday 18th December 2020 at 12.40pm

School closed - Teacher training daySchool closed     Monday 4th January 2021  – Teacher training day

Spring Term beginsSpring Term begins    Tuesday 5th January 2021

Half TermDrag and drop content snippets into this editor area to start making your page... Click the grey arrow on the right to open the snippets library, then stack snippets down the page to make layouts...

Back to schoolMonday 22nd February 2021  

Spring Term ends (Easter)Spring Term ends (Easter)   Thursday 1st April 2021

Summer Term begins Monday 19th April 2021

May Bank Holiday Monday 3rd May 2021

Half Term Monday 31st May – Friday 4th June 2021

Back to schoolMonday 7th June 2021

Summer Term endsTuesday 20th July 2021 at 12.40pm