Calendar

School events and term dates. While we do try to plan our events in advance they are subject to changes, so please check back regularly especially when close to an event date.

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Key Information

Schools are required to publish specific information. This information is used by Ofsted, the Office for Standards in Education, Children’s Services and Skills. Ofsted reports directly to Parliament and is both independent and impartial. By law it must inspect schools with the aim of providing information to parents, to promote improvement and to hold schools to account.

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Meet the Staff

I came to Blackfriars for 6 weeks and 20 years later I am still here! I started working at Blackfriars and loved it, so I took my qualifications and started working in the Conductive Education department working with pupils from 3 years to 16 years, I found my time...

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Policies

Our policies aim to provide parents/carers, staff, and students with clear information about the organisation and ethos of Blackfriars Academy. These policies help us to work together to do the best for those in our care.

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Shaw Education Trust

Shaw Education Trust is a multi-academy trust, which leads and manages academies in all phases, all sectors and in all communities.

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Welcome from the Principal

Welcome to Blackfriars Academy, a very special place to be educated where every student is valued as an individual. As a staff we work in partnership with parents and carers, taking our responsibility very seriously to provide a personalised education that breaks down barriers to learning and equipping students for the next stage in their lives.

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