The Academy has a range of specialist facilities and resources see below for details:
Specialist areas for resistant Materials
Systems & Control
Graphics & Design
Food & Nutrition
The Academy has a fully wireless network and is also hard-wired throughout with computer areas for students to take full advantage of. Additionally all classrooms have electronic whiteboards and digital projectors. We encourage all departments to make full use of our digital cameras and video equipment. Students also have the opportunity to work on tablets and laptops during lessons.
Music suite with practice rooms
Sound Recording Studio
2D/3D Art rooms with ceramics equipment
All weather pitch
Six tennis courts
Netball and Basketball courts
Grass training pitch
Library and research centre
The Academy has a large library and research centre. It is permanently staffed by our qualified librarians who assist our students on a day to day basis. Our library hass a wide range of books, periodicals, CDs / DVDs, newspapers and magazines to help aid and develop our student’s knowledge on various topics and most importantly their reading skills. It also has 30 open-access computers which pupils are free to use throughout and after the school day.
The Academy has a communications centre to advise and support students in layout, design and production of their work. Each student will have a number of 'printer credits' each term can access any of the large printers situated on corridors to print relevant school work.