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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  • Mar 26

    Year 10 Parents Evening

    The Year 10 Parents Consultation Evening is to take place on Monday 26th March 2018 from 3.00 to 7pm.Students will be able to make appointments with subject tut » Read More

  • Mar 29

    School closes for Easter

    Garforth Academy closes for Easter on Thursday 29th March 2018 and re-opens on Monday 16th April 2018. » Read More

  • May 1

    Year 7 Parents Evening

    The Year 7 Parents Evening takes place on Tuesday 1st May 2018 from 3pm - 7pm in the Main Hall.Students will be able to book appointments with Subject Tutors in » Read More

  • May 23

    PG Study Fair SHU

    PG Study Fair SHU (Sheffield Hallam University)Wednesday 23rd May 2018 between 4.30pm – 7.30pm Come along and speak with the events team about the subjects and » Read More

  • May 25

    School closes for summer half term break

    Garforth Academy closes on Friday 25th May 2018 for the summer half term break. School re-opens on Monday 4th June 2018. » Read More

Latest News

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  • 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

  • Year 10 Rugby Success

    25th January 2018

    The Year 10 Rugby team played a very tight game against Ripon Grammar School this afternoon. The boys were really brilliant and played well in a close game betw... » Read More

  • Dance Show !

    16th January 2018

    Tickets are now on sale for the annual Garforth Academy Dance Club Show. The show takes place on Friday 9th February and tickets cost £4 (£3 concessions) and ca... » Read More