Simpson’s Lane Academy, Wakefield, Yorkshire And The Humber


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Simpson’s Lane Academy is an academy converter situated in locality of Knottingley. It has been offering exceptional educational opportunities for students aged between 3 and 11. Residing on Sycamore Avenue, in the town of Knottingley, the school is within the parliamentary constituency of Normanton, Pontefract and Castleford.

This is a mixed gender school has a maximum capacity of 577 pupils, with the school's current pupil count stands at 364 pupils with 191 boys and 173 girls.

Simpson’s Lane Academy is part of the Not applicable, continues to served the community with distinction for many years

As per the latest data, 55.80% of the students in Simpson’s Lane Academy receive Free School Meals (FSM), underlining the school's commitment to providing for pupils from all walks of life.

Mr Lee Colley (the head of academy) leads a dedicated team of educators and staff members. The school's last Ofsted inspection was on 12-12-2019 awarding it a Good rating.

Simpson’s Lane Academy Profile

Education PhasePrimary
School TypeAcademy converter
Age Range3-11 year old
BoardersNo boarders
Nursery ProvisionHas Nursery Classes
Official Sixth FormDoes not have a sixth form
Religious CharacterDoes not apply
DioceseNot applicable
School Max. Capacity577 students
AddressSycamore Avenue , WF11 0PL

Other Info for Simpson’s Lane Academy

School Status
: Open, since 01-08-2012
Ofsted Rating
: Good
Parliamentary Constituency
: Normanton, Pontefract and Castleford
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Simpson’s Lane Academy Address & Location

This education institution is located in Sycamore Avenue, Knottingley, Wakefield, Yorkshire And The Humber WF11 0PL. You can call the school on 1977722515 or visit their website on

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