• Vacancies at the academy!

    We have updated our vacancies page with available positions at the academy – please click the “Vacancies” link at the top of the page.  

  • Friars East Free School Announcement

    Friars East Free School is a proposed new school offering 145 high quality places commissioned by Northamptonshire County Council for students aged 11-18 with a Statement of Special Educational Needs or an Education, Health and Care Plan for moderate to severe learning difficulties, including students with autism. We need your support to make this happen […]

  • Parent Information Sessions (SEND)

    If your child has a statement of SEN, are having a transfer review this year, or if you want to know how you can prepare for this and be part of the process – please read the information provided and book a session! Parent Information Sessions

  • Police urge young people and parents to be aware of dangers of ‘sexting’

    Northamptonshire Police have issued an important warning to young people and parents of the dangers of ‘sexting’ (the sharing of explicit images online using applications such as ‘instagram’). Students of the academy and their parents can get valuable information on this issue by clicking the link below (this takes you to the Northamptonshire Police news […]

  • Friars Academy Ofsted Report – We Are Outstanding!

    Friars Academy graded outstanding in every category: Leadership and management    Outstanding – 1 Behaviour and safety of pupils      Outstanding – 1 Quality of teaching       Outstanding – 1 Achievement of pupils        Outstanding – 1 Sixth form provision         Outstanding -1   Full report available here

  • Ofsted Feedback

    Thank you to all of the parents and carers who returned the questionnaire feedback to our inspectors. The report takes a few weeks to be finalised and published. We will ensure that you are all fully aware of the outcome as soon as is possible. Thank you again for your support and continued work together.

  • Year 10 Enterprise

    Year 10 Enterprise sponsor Balemual who is 9 years old. He lives in Ethiopia. The sponsorship costs £22.80 a month. This money helps Balemaul in a variety of ways: go to school, eat food, it helps all the children in his community get vaccinations, it helps to protect him and other children in his community […]

  • New Connexions website

      Connexions, consistently empowering young people towards positive futures. Connexions provides impartial education and work related advice and guidance to support young people aged 13 – 19. We have over 25 years experience in helping young people like you to achieve your learning and career aspirations, we should be your first stop in your next […]

  • Friars School becomes Friars Academy

    On Friday 10th January Wellingborough Mayor will be coming to visit students and staff to release 200 balloons to mark the occasion and David Ripley Head Coach of Northampton Steelbacks Cricket Club will be joining us for the day running fun cricket sessions to help us launch our exciting new academy.