The Academy recognises that the successful development of its students depends on an effective partnership of Academy, students and parents.  All three parties share responsibility for the development and achievement of each student.  Together, we commit ourselves to the following:


The Academy will:

·        Provide a learning environment that is stimulating, safe and caring
·        Ensure that each student has the opportunities, support and guidance to achieve his/her full potential
·        Report regularly on each student’s progress
·        Expect high standards, set clear rules, promote mutual respect and develop a sense of responsibility
·        Keep parents informed about Academy matters, be welcoming to enquiries and responsive to concerns
·        Offer extra curricular activities that will develop broader skills to prepare for life and the world of work

As parent/carer, I will:

·        Make sure my/our child attends the Academy in correct uniform, arrives on time and is properly
         equipped for school
·        Encourage my/our child to work hard and support my child in homework 
·        Attend consultation evenings and discussions about my/our child’s progress
·        Support the Academy’s policies and guidelines as outlined in the Parents’ booklet
·        Make the Academy aware of any concerns or problems that might affect my/our child’s work or
·        Encourage my/our child to participate in the extra curricular opportunities offered by the Academy
·        Support the Academy’s Behaviour Policy that when appropriate, detentions will take place on the same
         day following a phone call home

As a student, I will:

·        Attend the Academy in correct uniform, be on time and be properly equipped
·        Work hard in class and at home so that I can achieve my full potential
·        Use my homework diary to organise my homework and record my achievements
·        Tell my Tutor if I have any concerns
·        Keep the Academy rules, behave responsibly and be polite to others in the Academy and in the wider community
·        Take part in extra-curricular activities offered by the Academy