The Totteridge Academy

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The Totteridge Academy
Established 2011
Type Academy
Headteacher Mr P Ferrie 2009-14 Ms J Fortune 2014-
Location Barnet Lane
Totteridge, London
N20 8AZ
Gender Coeducational
Ages 11–18

The Totteridge Academy (formerly The Ravenscroft School) is a British secondary school and sixth form with academy status in Barnet, North London.

The Totteridge Academy is an 11-18 school and is a specialist Technology College. It remains a non-selective, co-educational, community school as of 2012.

The school, previously known as The Ravenscroft School became an academy in the new academic year starting in September 2011 under the new name "The Totteridge Academy"


The lower years all have Mathematics, English, Science, Art, Citizenship, Drama, Geography, History, ICT, Modern Foreign Languages, Music, PE, RE, Technology.

GCSE students are also offered Performing Arts, Business Studies, Applied Art, courses at Barnet College and Media studies.

The subjects that are offered in the 6th form are: Art, Biology, Business Studies, Construction, Drama, English Literature, Geography, Health & Social Care, History, ICT, Mathematics, Media Studies, Physical Education, Product Design, Science, Sociology, Sports Studies (including own Football Academy).

School Timetable[edit]

Tutor: 8:40 - 9:00 am Period 1: 9:00 am – 9:50 am Period 2: 9:50 am – 10:40 am Break Time: 10:40 am – 11:00 am Period 3: 11:00 am – 11:50 pm Period 4: 11:50 pm – 12:40 pm Lunch Time: 12:40 pm – 1:20 pm Period 5(Literacy Activity with Tutor): 1:20 pm – 1:25 pm Period 6: 1:25 pm – 3:05 pm


As of the new school year (2014-15) Friday will be the same as all other days. So the students will finish at 3.05. This allows extra lesson of English and Maths lessons every fortnight.


The Totteridge Academy has a main bus route '606', which comes from Queensbury Station. It is also close to High Barnet Station and the '251' route.

Special Events[edit]

TTA Design Show, TTA Art Exhibition, Cross Country (sports event)


TTA has tennis courts, fields and a sports hall

Notable alumni[edit]

The Totteridge Academy[edit]

Coordinates: 51°38′22″N 0°11′55″W / 51.6394°N 0.1987°W / 51.6394; -0.1987