Welcome to Darton Academy

Darton is a popular and vibrant 11-16 school which serves the communities of Darton, Kexborough and is within easy reach of Leeds, Wakefield and surrounding areas, located minutes from J38 of the M1. Our amazing building offers exceptional facilities for our learners, we have superb sports facilities , modern science labs and excellent performance spaces. The school is continuing to develop its ICT infrastructure and use of mobile and new technologies to support and enhance learning.

Darton Academy converted to Delta Academies Trust on October 1st 2018. We have a new leadership team with high expectations to ensure that all students reach their potential. 

We do hope that you can visit us to share with you the exciting changes taking place.

Latest News



16th October 2018

We are now using GCSE Pod. This is a fantastic resource that can be linked to specific courses and specifications for GCSE students. Staff w …