Altrincham College of Arts

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Altrincham College of Arts
The Logo of Altrincham College of Arts
To Know To Care To Live
Green Lane
Altrincham, Greater Manchester, WA15 8QW, England
Type Academy
Specialist Arts
Ofsted number 138614
Headmaster Peter Brooks
Gender Mixed
Age 11 to 18
Enrollment 767

Altrincham College of Arts is a non-selective secondary school and sixth form located in Altrincham, Trafford, England. The school is an academy, and holds the specialist Arts College status.

There are approximately 60 teachers in the school and approximately 800 pupils. Recent additions in previous years to the school include a large sports hall which the guest of honor was sir Bobby Charlton with a fitness suite also a separate building for 2 history rooms and an extra art room. In 2011, a £5.6million sixth form was added onto the school, allowing the school's students to carry on their education in the school from the ages of 11–18 years old. The school is affiliated with Young Enterprise which some pupils are involved in, in the fourth year.


The school in 2006

In 2006 52% of pupils left with 5 or more A*-C GCSE passes and 100%. The latest Ofsted report in May 2011 awarded the school an Outstanding status for the second inspection succession. Pupils achievement - Outstanding Quality of Teaching and Learning - Outstanding Leadership and Management - Outstanding


Coordinates: 53°23′12″N 2°19′18″W / 53.38677°N 2.32157°W / 53.38677; -2.32157