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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A Blackfriars’ Education

All students admitted to Blackfriars have an Education, Health Care Plan (EHCP) Click on the tabs below to see how a Blackfriars’ education is organised to meet the students’ Communication and Interaction targets; their Cognitive and Learning targets, their Social, Mental and  Emotional targets and their Physical and sensory targets.

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Oct 11, 2017

On Monday 2nd October 2017 three of our Year 9 students attended the Inaugural Shaw Education Trust Exceptional Achievement Award...

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Term dates

Half term School breaks up Friday 27 May 2016
School returns Monday 6 June 2016

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Upcoming events

6.12.2018 - 1.01.2018

Christmas Fayre

Christmas Fayre at Blackfriars Academy. All parents welcome to join us. Lots of exciting events, raffle prizes and activties.

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