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.


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  • Year 9 Rugby News

    20th March 2017

    The Year 9 rugby team played against the reigning Yorkshire Schools Champions tonight, Kings School Pontefract, narrowly losing 22-19. It was an unbelievable ef... » Read More

  • BBC School Report 2017

    17th March 2017

    On Thursday 16th March, 24 of our Y9 students made the news for real as one of over 1,000 schools to participate in this year's BBC School Report.Students were ... » Read More

  • Year 9 Rugby Tournament

    14th March 2017

    The Year 9 Rugby team played in a five school tournament at St.John Fisher School, Harrogate yesterday. The lads were a credit to the Academy, playing four game... » Read More

  • World Book Day

    2nd March 2017

    It’s the 2nd March and its World Book Day! It’s the celebration of everything bookish, with characters we love, to characters we love to hate, celebrated in sc... » Read More

  • Garforth Lions Support

    20th February 2017

    The Duke of Edinburgh Award Programme Manager, Mr Tony Meyer, was delighted when he found out that a bid made to the Garforth Lions, for financial support, had ... » Read More