Ormiston Bolingbroke Academy

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Ormiston Bolingbroke Academy
Type Academy
Principal John Rigby
Location Barnfield Avenue
Coordinates: 53°19′13″N 2°40′19″W / 53.3204°N 2.6720°W / 53.3204; -2.6720
DfE number 876/6905
DfE URN 136185 Tables
Ofsted Reports
Gender Coeducational
Ages 11–19
Website ormistonbolingbrokeacademy.co.uk

Ormiston Bolingbroke Academy is a coeducational secondary school and sixth form with academy status, located in Runcorn in the English county of Cheshire.[1]

Brookvale Comprehensive School merged with Norton Priory School and was renamed Halton High School. Halton was converted to academy status in September 2010 and was renamed Ormiston Bolingbroke Academy. Though it is no longer a community school directly administered by Halton Borough Council, Ormiston Bolingbroke Academy continues to coordinate with Halton Borough Council for admissions.

Ormiston Bolingbroke Academy is named after Henry Bolingbroke, who became King Henry IV of England.[2] The school is sponsored by the Ormiston Academies Trust and the University of Chester.[3]


  1. ^ "The Official Website for Ormiston Bolingbroke Academy in Runcorn". Ormiston Bolingbroke Academy. Retrieved 2013-11-09. 
  2. ^ "Our History". Ormiston Bolingbroke Academy. Retrieved 2013-11-09. 
  3. ^ "About". Ormiston Bolingbroke Academy. Retrieved 2013-11-09. 

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