Brighton Aldridge Community Academy

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Brighton Aldridge Community Academy
Established 1 September 2010 (2010-09-01)
Type Academy
Location Lewes Road
East Sussex
England Coordinates: 50°51′32″N 0°05′28″W / 50.859°N 0.091°W / 50.859; -0.091
DfE number 846/6905
DfE URN 136164 Tables
Ofsted Reports
Capacity 1150
Gender Coeducational
Ages 11–19
Houses Volk, Gunnel, Roddick, Ovett

Brighton Aldridge Community Academy (BACA)[1] is a school in Brighton, that opened on 1 September 2010. The school replaced Falmer High School and is being constructed by building firm Kier Group. The school is sponsored by Rod Aldridge.[2]

Brighton Aldridge Community Academy has announced the appointment of Mr Davies as Principal in succession to Mrs Hogg.

The first phase of the new building was finished in September 2010 and all buildings are due to be completed by September 2011. The building has been designed by architects Feilden Clegg Bradley.

In October 2010 the school announced a partnership with Sussex Cricket to promote cricket in the area.[3]


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