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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  • Tour de Yorkshire passes through Garforth

    4th May 2018

    A number of students enjoyed the spectacle of the Tour de Yorkshire as it passed directly in front of the Academy today. Students lined the road, waving flags a... » Read More

  • BBC School Report 2018

    28th March 2018

    This year's very special BBC School Report focused entirely on the Academy's 50th Birthday celebrations, providing a full roundup of the events that have taken ... » Read More

  • Year 10 Rugby Union Cup Semi Final

    6th February 2018

    The Year 10 Rugby team lost this afternoon 14:7  to last years finalists, Rodillian Academy. The lads were outstanding and didn't deserve to lose the game, domi... » Read More

  • U12 West Yorkshire County Football Champions

    5th February 2018

    An excellent team performance this afternoon has resulted in Garforth Academy Under 12's being crowned West Yorkshire Football County Champions.The boys got off... » Read More

  • Year 11 Football News

    29th January 2018

    The Year 11 boys football team have made it through to the last 16 schools in the country after beating North Halifax Grammar School in the English Nationals Co... » Read More