Altrincham College of Arts

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Altrincham College of Arts
Altrincham College of Arts logo.svg
Type Academy
Headmaster Mr Peter Brooks
Location Green Lane
Greater Manchester
WA15 8QW
Coordinates: 53°23′12″N 2°19′18″W / 53.38677°N 2.32157°W / 53.38677; -2.32157
Local authority Trafford Council
DfE number 358/4024
DfE URN 138614 Tables
Ofsted Reports
Gender Coeducational
Ages 11–18
Website School website

Altrincham College of Arts is a non-selective secondary school and sixth form located in Timperley (near 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.