About Us

Aylward Academy is about students, staff and parents working together. From day one we are on your side. We want you to have an enjoyable time at Aylward Academy both educationally and socially. If you have a problem we’re here to help. If you have an idea we are here to listen.

Our Objective

At Aylward Academy, our objective is to provide all students with a first class education. Why? Because we believe that a solid education is vital in today’s world. We recognise that every student has different needs and that it’s our job to meet them. We not only educate students about life, we prepare them for life. Whatever a student’s ambition, we will give them the best possible start.

What factors will decide if the Academy is a Success?

  • Major improvement in attainment and achievement.
  • How well we work together with all of the community.
  • How well all students really enjoy coming to the Academy and want to succeed.
  • Personalised learning development across the curriculum.

What impact will the new specialisms have on learning?

A dedicated approach to providing literacy improvement for all students and members of the community.

Making the learning and teaching approaches in the English and Business Specialism areas the best practice models for excellence across all subjects in the Academy.

Using the Business Specialism to promote our links with local employers so that we can provide vocational opportunities/employment for all students.

Health and Safety

At Aylward Academy the health, safety and welfare of our students, staff and visitors remains at the forefront of everything we do. We are a 4* British Safety Council accredited Academy and we maintained this score despite a complex and challenging 2 year site re-development.The management of health and safety is not just driven by the site facilities team and I, colleagues have worked extremely hard to create and nurture a positive culture and my thanks to all who support me in my role.