Y11 SAY YES to the PROM! Tickets on sale until Wednesday

YEAR 11 PROM Wednesday 27 June 2018 Crathorne Hall – Yarm  6.30pm arrival – 10.30pm finish What’s included… 7pm Mocktails Red Carpet DJ BBQ Prom King and Queen Photobooth Props Tickets – £35 Final day for tickets will be extended to Wednesday 9 May 2018 if additional students wish to go. If you require any further info, […]

Data Protection: Our Academy, your children

From the 25th May 2018 the Data Protection Act will be replaced by the General Data Protection Registration (GDPR).  This means that the way we manage all data and information within the academy will change. Under current legislation we already have a duty of care to ensure that this data is kept safe and secure.  With GDPR much […]

Learning to row with Tees Rowing Club

Nine students, both male and female across Y7-Y10 are taking part in a 10 week course learning how to row. The course, led by the Tees Rowing Club runs between April and June. There is a mixture of circuit training, work/technique development on the ergo and students will eventually be rowing on the water!

Eve competes in National Finals 

We have followed Eve on her table tennis journey so far and on Saturday 21 April 2018 at Aldersley Leisure Village, Wolverhampton, Eve Y8 competed in the Butterfly School Individual Championships National Finals. She travelled down Friday afternoon with her parents, stayed over the night before for better preparation, was up at 6.00am and at […]

There’s no hold your horses here!

In September, the following Y7 & 8 students started riding at a local horse riding school and have continued since. This has led to them gaining a Basic Certificate in Horse Management and Riding. Congratulations Maddie, Mia, Scott, Bayden, Xander, Emily and Leah! ” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]

A cut above the rest

The Academy welcomed John from Roberts Family Butchers in Thornaby on Wednesday 21 March 2018 to host a masterclass with our Y10 Food Preparation and Nutrition students. The students showed great determination and excellent knife skills to successfully portion the chickens to be used in a range of dishes. We’ve already made marinated chicken drumsticks, […]

Whitecliffe Academy wins national award for performance

Congratulations to Teesside Learning Trust Academy, Whitecliffe Academy who are proud to announce that they are in top 1% of schools in England for progress made by pupils between KS1 and KS2. The hard work and determination of staff and students has also been rewarded with national recognition from SSAT (the Schools, Students and Teachers […]

The Update Spring 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, our NCS Award and much […]

Annual Science Fair returns to Thornaby

Students at Thornaby Academy celebrated British Science Week with their second annual Science Fair. Following on from the success of the last year’s Science Fair, the current Year 8 students rose to the challenge of showcasing their own scientific talent. As with last year, the brief the students were given was to, ‘research and communicate […]

Entire nation challenged to step up for Sport Relief

Thornaby Academy has joined a host of famous faces as the nation comes together to beat an epic one billion steps a day, every day, for Sport Relief. Sport Relief is back and for the first time ever every corner of the UK has been home to a challenge as the whole nation comes together […]