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.


Upcoming Events

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  • Jun 26

    Careers Club - Monday 26th June

    Careers Club will be running in the lecture theatre in the ILC on Monday 26th June. The visitor this week is a landscape architect who will be discussing what h » Read More

  • Jun 29

    Year 10 Parents Evening

    The Year 10 Parents Consultation Evening is to take place on Thursday 29th June 2017 from 3.00 to 7pm.Students will be able to make appointments with subject tu » Read More

  • Jul 3

    Year 10 trip to Salamanca

    Year 10 Spanish students are visiting the beautiful historic city of Salamanca in central Spain. This is an extremely popular trip and students are already look » Read More

  • Jul 4

    GREASE ! - School production

    After a period of much excitement and anticipation, we are happy to report that the school production of Grease is coming very soon!Tickets are on sale week com » Read More

  • Jul 10

    Year 10 French Trip

    A group of Year 10 French speaking students are spending four nights in France at the PGL Château de Grande Romaine near Paris.Students will take part in langua » Read More

Latest News

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    12th May 2017

    Grease tickets will be on sale from Monday 5th June - Don't miss out on this amazing performance!Get your tickets from reception soon!... » Read More

  • Year 13 students meet Jeremy Corbyn

    11th May 2017

    A group of Year 13 students went to meet Jeremy Corbyn whilst he was out campaigning in Garforth and Leeds yesterday afternoon. Students were reminded that they... » Read More

  • GASP-Garforth After School Programme

    25th April 2017

    Want to get involved in an activity after school?The full programme for Spring / Summer 2017 term is available from Academy reception and on the website now!To ... » Read More

  • Netball teams compete in Paris

    18th April 2017

    Over the Easter break twenty netballers from the Academy travelled to France to enjoy an International Netball Tournament, staged at Disneyland Paris. The stand... » Read More

  • Train to Teach with Delta TSA

    12th April 2017

     School Direct is a national teacher training initiative, which offers an exciting opportunity to train alongside outstanding practitioners, gaining valuable kn... » Read More