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Acle Academy

Acle Academy
Motto Care, Challenge, Enrichment
Type Academy
Headteacher Tim Phillips
Location

South Walsham Road
Acle
Norfolk
NR13 3ER
England Coordinates: 52°38′32″N 1°32′30″E / 52.6423°N 1.5416°E / 52.6423; 1.5416

DfE URN Ofsted Reports
Gender Mixed
Ages 11–16
Colours Navy and Light Blue and Black
Website

Acle Academy (formerly known as Acle High School) is a secondary school with located in Acle, Norfolk, England. The academy status school has 700 students, ranging in age from 11–16 years old. The head teacher is Mr. Tim Phillips (2013).

There are five year groups at Acle Academy, from Year 7 through to Year 11. It is one of the main feeder schools for East Norfolk Sixth Form College, in Gorleston, Paston College, in North Walsham, amongst others.

Uniform

Girls

Sky blue polo shirt with Acle logo.
Black skirt which is neat, modest and business like. Short skirts are not acceptable.
Black trousers, but no patch pockets or decoration. Tailored material, no denim or corduroy. The overall effect should be neat and business like.
Black sweatshirt or fleece with Acle logo.
Low heeled black shoes; no trainers or boots.

Boys

Acle Logo Skye Blueshirt.
Black trousers with no pockets. Tailored material, no denim or corduroy. Overall, neat.
Black sweatshirt or fleece with Acle logo.
Black shoes; no trainers or boots.

Performance

In 2010 57% of pupils achieved 5 or more A* to C GCSEs including English and Maths; 56% of boys and 58% of girls. 95.4% of pupils in 2010 achieved at least one GCSE at A* to G.

The June 2010 Ofsted report found Acle to be a "good school".

On May 28th 2011 Ofsted's report found Acle to be a "well adjusted school".

Extracurricular

Acle Academy arranges specialist talks that are open to the public, and works closely with village groups such as the Acle Community Archive Group, Acle Archaeology Project and Acle Youth Club. The school works in partnership with its feeder schools, partner high schools, local businesses and other learning providers. Family learning is promoted by running weekend events such as the Science Day.

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