"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
Wed 4th September - Wed 23rd October
(Half Term: Thu 24th Oct - Fri 1st Nov)
Mon 4th November - Wed 18th December
(Term Holiday: Thu 19th Dec - Fri 3rd Jan)
Spring Term 2020
Mon 6th January - Wed 12th February
(Half Term: Thu 13th Feb - Fri 24th Feb)
Monday 24th February - Wed 1st April
(Term Holiday: Thu 2nd Apr - Fri 17th Apr)
Summer Term 2020
Mon 12th April - Wed 20th May
(Half Term: Thu 21st May - Fri 29th May)
Mon 1st June - Wed 15th July
(Term Holiday: Thu 16th July - Mon 5th Sep)
"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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