Friars East Free School – Update! by Friars Academy The DFE has announced that the Friars East Free School bid has been successful. More updates to follow… See more Prev:Friars Academy Presents…Bingo! Wednesday 22nd March 6.30-8pm (free entry – pay to play) Back: All Posts Next:Invitation to ‘An Evening with’ sessions! About the Author Friars Academy At Friars Academy, we aim to work in partnership with parents, carers and the community to develop confident, responsible, happy, independent, creative and successful young people.