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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  • Jan 8

    Year 12 & 13 Mock Exams

    Students in Years 12 & 13 will sit mock exams week commencing 8th January 2018 » Read More

  • Jan 17

    Year 8 Parents Evening

    The Year 8 Parents Evening takes place on Wednesday 17th  January 2018, from 3pm - 7pm in the Main Hall.Students wil be able to book appointments with Subject T » Read More

  • Jan 25

    Year 8 Marketplace Evening

    The Market Place event for Year 8 takes place on Thursday 25th January 2018. It provides an opportunity for Parents / Carers and Year 8 students to meet with st » Read More

  • Feb 6

    Year 11 Parents Evening

     The Year 11 Parents Evening takes place on Tuesday 6th February 2018, from 3pm - 7pm in the Main Hall.Students are able to book appointments with Subject Tutor » Read More

  • Feb 9

    Annual Dance Show

    The annual Garforth Academy Dance Club show takes place on Friday 9th February - tickets now on sale at Reception!Doors open 6.30pm » Read More

Latest News

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  • 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

  • Academy re-opens Monday 8 January 2018

    5th January 2018

    Thank you for your support over the last few days.  Fortunately the engineers have successfully identified and repaired the breaches in the heating system and f... » Read More

  • Enforced Closure: 3rd-5th January

    29th December 2017

    Unfortunately, over the Christmas break we have experienced a significant breach in the heating system. Due to the Christmas holidays, engineers will not be on ... » Read More

  • School Production 2018

    15th December 2017

    Hot on the heels of the wonderful performance of Grease last summer, our Artistic Director revelas plans for 2018, click here.... » Read More

  • Year 10 Hockey Success!

    7th December 2017

    The Year 10 Hockey team won 4:0 last night ! Great result girls - keep up the great work!... » Read More