The Nottingham Academy
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The Nottingham Academy is an Academy on three sites in Nottingham, England. It caters for up to 3600 pupils aged 3–19. The Academy, is the largest school in the UK. There is a Principal, and each site has a Head of School. The academy is sponsored by the Greenwood Dale Foundation Trust (GDFT).
Becoming an Academy
The Nottingham Academy is the result of the combination of the former Elliot Durham School, which was the third worst performing school in the country in 2007, and the Greenwood Dale School, highlighted by Ofsted in 2009 as one of 12 outstanding schools serving disadvantaged communities. The Academy was formed in 2009 [Academy (England)|city academy].
The Nottingham Academy serves a community facing significant challenges.
- Twelve outstanding secondary schools - Excelling against the odds, Ofsted, 24 February 2009. Retrieved 23 February 2011.
- "City's three academies win backing.", Europe Intelligence Wire, Financial Times, 22 December 2005