Friars Academy, North Northamptonshire, East Midlands


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Friars Academy is an academy special converter based in locality of Croyland And Swanspool. It has been offering exceptional educational opportunities for students aged between 11 and 18. Located on Friars Close, in the town of Wellingborough, the school is within the parliamentary constituency of Wellingborough.

This is a mixed gender school has a maximum capacity of 154 pupils, with the school's current pupil count stands at 148 pupils with 103 boys and 45 girls.Friars Academy Also has an official sixth form.

Friars Academy is part of the Not applicable, continues to served the community with distinction for many years

As per the latest data, 39.90% of the students in Friars Academy receive Free School Meals (FSM), underlining the school's commitment to providing for pupils from all walks of life.

Mr Daniel Gay (the headteacher) leads a dedicated team of educators and staff members. The school's last Ofsted inspection was on 22-05-2019 awarding it a Outstanding rating.

Friars Academy Profile

Education PhaseNot Applicable
School TypeAcademy special converter
Age Range11-18 year old
BoardersNo boarders
Nursery ProvisionNot applicable
Official Sixth FormHas a sixth form
Religious CharacterDoes not apply
DioceseNot applicable
School Max. Capacity154 students
AddressFriars Close , NN8 2LA

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School Status
: Open, since 01-11-2013
Ofsted Rating
: Outstanding
Parliamentary Constituency
: Wellingborough
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Friars Academy Address & Location

This education institution is located in Friars Close, Croyland And Swanspool, North Northamptonshire, East Midlands NN8 2LA. You can call the school on 1933304950 or visit their website on

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Teachers & School Workforce

Friars Academy have a total of 29 teachers in their school, with 24 of them are classroom teachers. Only 31% of them are above the age of 50. In Friars Academy the pupil to teachers ratio is 5.5, which means 1 teacher teaches around 5 pupils.

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