Welcome to the Art and Design Academy

Are you creative? Do you like making things? Do you wish you were more creative? Then join the Art & Design Academy.

The academy aims to build creative and practical skills in a relaxed atmosphere to improve learning.

Art & Design Academy comprises of 5 key areas:

  • Art
  • Graphics
  • Resistant Materials
  • Textiles
  • Food

Through out the year a programme of after school activities will be available in all the key areas, as well as 3 trips throughout the year.

These are :

Good Food Show

Held at the NEC Birmingham, students will have the chance to meet celebrity chefs and sample new and exciting foods.


Clothes Show Live

Held at the NEC Birmingham, students will get to see up and coming and established fashion designers, as well as a live cat walk.


Great Yorkshire Show

Held at the Yorkshire show ground in Harrogate, students will get the opportunity to seeall aspects of crafts from joiners and yarn spinners to great food and artists. All form our own county.


To join the Art & Design academy all you have to do is, complete an application form, have good attendance and low behaviour points. Students will then be invited to a small interview. Hope to see you there!