Melior Community Academy

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Melior Community Academy
Type Academy
Principal Zoe Bidmead
Location Chandos Road
DN17 1HA
53°34′16″N 0°39′53″W / 53.5710°N 0.6648°W / 53.5710; -0.6648Coordinates: 53°34′16″N 0°39′53″W / 53.5710°N 0.6648°W / 53.5710; -0.6648
DfE URN 139059 Tables
Ofsted Reports Pre-academy reports
Gender Coeducational
Ages 11–16

Melior Community Academy is a coeducational secondary school with academy status, located in Scunthorpe, North Lincolnshire, England. The school is sponsored by the School Partnership Trust Academies (SPTA).

The school started as Thomas Sumpter School, before amalgamating with South Leys Business & Enterprise College in September 2007 to form Melior Community College. In 2011 the school was rebuilt as part of the Building Schools for the Future programme. The school converted to academy status in January 2013 and was renamed Melior Community Academy.

Notable former pupils[edit]

  • Bryan Budd VC (16 July 1977 – 20 August 2006) - recipient of the Victoria Cross (Thomas Sumpter School)[1]
  • Rob Woffinden (Speedway rider) also Father of Tai Woffinden 2x World Speedway Champion


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