Start of Term
The Academy welcomes students back on the 5th of September. Year 7 begin at 8:15. Year 8 begin at 10:30.


Applying for a Year 7 school place in 2022?

Applications for joining us in September 2022 should be made through Manchester City Council’s website. The deadline for application is the 5th November 2022 at 5PM.

Please be aware that cohort 2022 will start their secondary education on our temporary site on Sir Alan Turning Way, before moving mid-year to our newly built site on Hyde Road.

First look at our future Hyde Road site

Looking for a place in our current Year 7?

Applications to join our current Year 7 pioneers can be made through the Manchester City Council website.

Admissions Policy 2021

For hard copies of any of our policies, please email