"Your education, your way"
At Blackwater Academy we understand every child is different and unique, we endeavour to fulfil each child's potential by understanding their needs. Blackwater Academy provides a holistic environment for pupils to engage and become better students who can help make a positive contribution not just to school but to the wider community.
Blackwater Academy Aim and Objectives
To provide young people with a holistically supportive alternative education experience
Ensure that the specific personal, social and academic needs of pupils are properly identified and achieved.
To raise achievement and attainment of young people irrespective of their academic status
Raise pupil motivation through attendance, punctuality, self confidence and engagement
To improve young people’s commitment to learning
To provide ongoing professional advice and support to families
Improve academic results in English, Maths, Science and other appropriate accreditations and qualifications
To change disruptive behaviour and attitudes
To monitor your progress throughout the course of your education.
To ensure post 16 objectives including reintegration into mainstream education, further education or employment are achieved
Tue 1st September - Fri 23rd October
(Half Term:Mon 26th Oct - Fri 30th Oct)
Mon 2th November - Fri 18th December
(Term Holiday: Thu 19th Dec - Fri 1st Jan)
Spring Term 2020
Mon 4th January - Fri 12th February
(Half Term: Thu 15th Feb - Fri 19th Feb)
Monday 22nd February -Thu 1st April
(Term Holiday: Fri 2nd Apr - Fri 16th Apr)
Summer Term 2020
Mon 19th April - Fri 28th May
(Half Term: Mon 31st May - Fri 4th June)
Mon 7th June - Wed 21st July
"University is not enough"
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July 12, 2016
We now have mock examinations for students in the new GCSE format.
August 12, 2018
Please see our OFSTED report following our inspection on 22nd May 2018. Report was published on 2nd July. Please click on link below:
EVENTS AT BLACKWATER ACADEMY
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