|Motto||Placing learning at the heart of the community.|
|Chair of Directors||Dave Gallagher|
|Local authority||Redcar and Cleveland|
|DfE URN||139028 Tables|
|Students||499 as of January 2017[update]|
|Houses||Africa, Asia ,North America, South America, Europe|
|Colours||Green, Red, Yellow, Blue|
|Website||Redcar Academy Website|
Redcar Academy (formerly Redcar Community College) is a mixed secondary school with academy status located in Redcar, North Yorkshire. The school had 499 pupils enrolled in January 2017. The academy is a specialist in visual and performing arts.
The current headteacher is Angela Sweeten.
In June 2015, an Ofsted inspection found Redcar Academy to "require improvement". In November 2015 the school began receiving support from Outwood Grange Academies Trust (OGAT). The school implemented OGAT's behaviour management policy, style of uniform, and appointed Angela Sweeten—previously of Outwood Academy Ripon—as headteacher.
In June 2017 it was announced the school would join Outwood Grange Academies Trust, reopening as "Outwood Academy Redcar" in September 2017.
- "Redcar Academy - A Community School for the Performing and Visual Arts". EduBase. Department for Education. Retrieved 13 July 2017.
- "Redcar Community College A Specialist Visual and Performing Arts Centre". EduBase. Department for Education. Retrieved 8 July 2017.
- Susan Hayter (14 December 2015). "Requires improvement: monitoring inspection visit to Redcar Academy – A Community School for the Performing and Visual Arts" (pdf). Ofsted. Retrieved 13 July 2017.
- Martyn Oliver; David Gallagher (30 June 2017). "Sponsorship of Outwood Academy Redcar from 1 September 2017" (pdf). Redcar Academy. Retrieved 13 July 2017.
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