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:

  • 25/11/2020 Love these revision flash cards that Sophie B in 7F created in preparation for her assessment. Excellent use of revision strategies in Year 7! Read more
  • 25/11/2020 Having a great week! Visited Year 9 with the mobile library this morning then back with at lunchtime. 😁 We will be with Year 10 in the morning with another batch of library books for your reading pleasure and enjoyment! Read more
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  • 25/11/2020 Thanks to Mr Wignall for organising to present to this morning. 10A were glued to the screen & are now starting to discuss options for their future. Discussions continued about college & uni versus apprenticeship. Thanks to for a detailed talk👌🏼