Level 3 Bikeability Training for KS3 Students

During the week commencing Monday 13th June, six of our Year 7 students completed their Level 3 Bikeability Award at Thornaby Academy. This equips the students with the skills required to confidently take a bike onto the roads and to understand challenging road and traffic situations. During the course students have navigated busier street cycling, ...
By Mr R Atkin | June 20, 2016 | News

Ben Howard wins a competition to celebrate with the Queen for her 90th Birthday!

Ben Howard (Year 8) recently entered a competition open to all Sea Cadets which was to design a poster or write a poem responding to the question “What does the Queen mean to me?” Ben entered a poster and was delighted to hear that he had won the competition to represent the Sea Cadets at ...
By Mr R Atkin | June 20, 2016 | News

Curriculum in the Real World

Over the next few weeks our year 8 students will be engaged in a number of projects that will involve working with a variety of local employers. Today we welcomed Jim French and Paul Grainge from PD Ports who set students the task of producing a welcome leaflet for drivers in Spanish and if possible ...
By Mr R Atkin | June 6, 2016 | News

Local pupils invited to try new 3G pitch

                        School pupils and young adults in Stockton are being invited to get involved in a host of sporting activities on the town’s new £1m 3G pitch. Stockton Town Football Club and Stockton Sixth Form College have worked in partnership to finalise the new ...
By Mr R Atkin | May 18, 2016 | 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 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 info@thornabyacademy.org.uk.  ...
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

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