Welcome

Welcome to Darton Academy

                                                            

Darton Academy is a happy and successful school where students are valued, regardless of their background or ability.  We treat our young people with respect, and we give them all the opportunity to achieve their full potential.  Our goal is for all students to leave us as happy, well-qualified, confident young adults who go on to excel in local sixth-forms, colleges, universities, and the wider world.

Since joining Delta Academies Trust in May 2018, significant improvements have occurred and students, staff and parents were delighted after receiving record breaking results this summer. Students are now achieving over half a grade better than their peers nationally and this will see the school as one of the most improved in the country.

Along with our focus on academic achievement, we firmly believe that opportunities beyond the classroom also play a critical part in the development and achievement of our students. These broaden horizons, grow esential life skills, build self-confidence and resillience, increase friendship groups - and they're fun too. At Darton Academy we combine high expectations and high standards with a strong sense of kindness, inclusitivity and enjoyment.  Our primary focus is to instil a lifelong love of learning, and encourage all students to be respectful, determined, hard-working, confident and ambitious.  It is very important to us that we maintain a close relationship with parents and carers as education is a partnership between school and home.

Elaine Briggs, Principal


  

Latest News

Anti Bullying Week 2020 Parent/Carer Survey

Anti Bullying Week 2020 Parent/Carer Survey

20th November 2020

Please see below the Parent Carer survey with regards to our Academy Pledge towards Anti Bullying alongside a link that provides suppport th …

Anti Bullying Week 2020 Student Survey

Anti Bullying Week 2020 Student Survey

19th November 2020

Student Survey Please see the link below to the student survey with regards to our Anti Bullying Stance within Darton Academy  https: …

Anti Bullying Week 2020

Anti Bullying Week 2020

17th November 2020

This week sees the Academy reflecting on how everyone can play their part to be united against bullying #antibullyingweek