Aylward Academy expects all students to work hard in lessons and do their best. However, it is recognised that for all students, the academy should also be a place where they can experience a range of activities and opportunities from music to sport.

Through the ‘Extended Schools’ programme, the academy provides a range of enrichment opportunities which are run by staff, student leaders and outside agencies.

Examples of clubs and acitivites currently running in the academy are:

  • Academy library (open before and after school + clubs).
  • Music and drama clubs.
  • Aylward Academy Radio Station.
  • Duke of Edinburgh Award scheme.
  • Latin club.
  • Vollyball club.
  • Table-tennis club (coaching and competition).
  • Breakfast clubs.
  • Technology club.
  • Debating club.
  • Eco-schools.