Facilities

Representing an investment of £33 million, Hope Academy is one of the most sustainable and highly specified education buildings in the UK and Europe.

Truly exceptional facilities include 12 outdoor interactive learning spaces, a kitchen garden, science garden, sustainability garden and attenuation pond, with a wireless internet system covering the whole site enabling fully accessible outdoor working.

Wind turbines provide off-peak electricity, photovoltaic panels generate energy, and heating and hot water is supplied by renewable biomass sources on site; features which not only benefit the environment but our pupils, whose study of sustainable development represents our school specialism.

Hope Academy operates a CCTV system in order to enhance the security and safety of our premises, pupils, staff and visitors.

Across its 20 acre site, the Academy provides:

  • 18/09/2020 There were 170 confirmed cases of in St Helens Borough between 9-15 September. The seven-day rate of infection is 94.4 per 100,000 people. This figure is lower than yesterday but will rise as not all positive cases are included yet due to delays in test result data. Read more
  • 17/09/2020 St Helens Outbreak Management Board are now advising the following: Parents should wear face coverings when they arrive at the school to pick up or drop off their children. Read more
  • 17/09/2020 Excellent demonstration of diagnostic assessment today from 21A1, followed by some fantastic therapy work. Focusing upon what they want to improve on to ensure they are preparing for future assessment. Demonstrating LORIC within science. Well done Read more
  • 17/09/2020 Amazing work from our new Year 7's this week! Super quiz results, excellent homework and classwork too. Future linguists in the making!!! Read more