Innovate – Chicken Eggs

UPDATE – 18/04/2016 As you can see, we had 10 chicks out of the second batch of 18 eggs successfully hatch on 10th April. On 18th April, we will be starting off the incubator again with 35 eggs! In a third attempt to show the full hatching to bird process in school. When/if the latest
By Mr R Atkin | February 22, 2016 | Innovate, News

Year 10 Exam Timetable and Revision Booklet

Attached are the Year 10 Exam Timetable and Revision Booklet. Click each to download a copy. Year 10 Mock April 2016 – Student Timetable Year 10 Exam Revision Booklet
By Mr R Atkin | March 17, 2016 | Exam Information

Year 11 Study Skills

Students spent a two hour session today focussing on developing the study skills that they will need over the next few weeks as they prepare for their final GCSE examinations.  During the session students explored the most effective methods of revision, looked at planning their revision time effectively and developed strategies for maximising exam performance.
By Mr R Atkin | March 11, 2016 | News

Careers Fair – Wednesday 24th February

The students of Thornaby Academy were invited to look round a Careers Fairs which consisted of 30 exhibitors which were: Stockton Riverside College (Variety of vocational courses) Bede Sixth Form (A-levels) Skills Academy (Foundation Learning courses) Middlesbrough College (Variety of vocational and A-level courses) Cleveland College of Art & Design (Art, Design & Fashion) Askham
By Mr R Atkin | February 26, 2016 | Careers, News

Chelsea’s Choice

On Wednesday 24th February Alter Ego Creative Solutions visited Thornaby Academy to present Chelsea’s Choice to our students. ‘Chelsea’s Choice’ is a hard-hitting Applied Theatre Production that has proven highly successful in raising awareness of the issues surrounding Child Sexual Exploitation.  The play, which has now been seen by hundreds of professionals and over 410,000
By Mr R Atkin | February 25, 2016 | eSafety, News

Year 11 March Mock Exam Timetable

Attached is the Year 11 Mock Exam Timetable. Please use this timetable to ensure you are aware of all the exams you need to revise for.
By Mr R Atkin | February 12, 2016 | Exam Information, News

Year 7 Art

Excellent Art work from our Year 7 students – do you recognise them?
By Mr R Atkin | January 27, 2016 | Create, News

Year 5 and 6 Open Evening

A big thank you to everyone who came to our Open Evening. We hope you found it informative and enjoyed looking at what Thornaby Academy has to offer. If you missed out and would like a tour, please contact us on  
By Mr R Atkin | October 7, 2015 | News

GCSE Results Day 2015

Thornaby Academy’s results include: – Highest ever number of top grades – Highest ever number of students achieving both English and maths – One of the most improved schools in the Tees Valley. Year 11 students at Thornaby Academy are celebrating after achieving the Academy’s highest ever number of high grade passes at GCSE. In
By Mr R Atkin | September 30, 2015 | News

Our Values


Learning is the most important reason for being at Thornaby Academy


The intention to achieve is clear in conduct and appearance


Students respect themselves and others


Be independent and confident in  future choices with the skills to succeed

Values Page