Rowing on the River Tees

A group of motivated students have now completed a ‘learn to row’ course over the past term. They have attended lessons every Monday 3.30 pm – 5.30 pm at Tees Rowing Club and worked with qualified coaches to develop and improve their rowing skills and technique. The first several weeks were spent indoors completing circuits […]

Thornaby Academy Prom 2018 – Gallery included!

Year 11 students returned as a year group to celebrate the end of their time at Thornaby Academy at their Prom on Wednesday 27 June 2018. Arriving in style to Crathorne Hall, dressed in their beautiful ball gowns and smart suits, it was a wonderful occasion, not only for the students but also for their […]

Success for Thornaby students

A truly wonderful day was had by both staff and students from Thornaby Academy at The Rediscover Project, Gateshead Stadium on Tuesday 3 July 2018. Lloyds Banking Group invited three teams from Thornaby Academy to compete against 200 students from across the North East. Working in teams of ten, students created new business ideas which […]

Celebrating National Numeracy Day

We celebrated National Numeracy Day in May with an all school challenge open to all students and staff. The task was to guess the amount of money in the jar. The staff challenge was won by Mrs Parkin and the student challenge was won by a team of Y11 girls: Becca, Ellie, Megan and Jaden. […]

Local mayor celebrates Thornaby Academy

Every year, over 32,000 CREST Awards are undertaken by 11 -to-­19­ year ­olds, giving them opportunities to explore real ­world science, technology,engineering and maths projects in an exciting way. It is a scheme that enables students to build their skills and demonstrate personal achievement in project work. It offers educators an easy-to-­run framework for curriculum […]

The Update Summer Term 2018

Thornaby Academy’s official newsletter, published in the Thornaby Pride, your community news from Thornaby Town Council is now available to read online. To read online please click the photo of the newsletter to view the PDF version. The Update features all of the Academy’s latest news including Welcome from the Principal, sporting news, the Annual Science […]

Welcome New Y7 Students, from all at Thornaby Academy

We are looking forward to seeing all our Y7 transition students on Monday morning when they start their early transition to Thornaby Academy. We asked the students from our secondary academies, “What advice would you give to the new Y7 students?” Learn new things and make new friends. We’ve all been a Y7 student before, don’t […]

NSPCC release app for parents, Net Aware

The NSPCC and O2 release the updated Net Aware app for parents with the top apps, sites and games. Net Aware gives information and advice about privacy settings and safety, as well as recommended age guidance and risk ratings for inappropriate content. This can help you decide whether a site is right for a child. […]

Stockton School Games

On Wednesday 16 May 2018, more than 20 students represented Thornaby Academy at Stockton School Games. Competing in girls cycling, boys cycling, boys futsal and mixed dodgeball, the students performed brilliantly, showing great team spirit and sportsmanship. ” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]