Student care, support and guidance at the Academy is organised through our four Houses.
Each House has a Head of House, a team of tutors and support staff, and each meets for a weekly assembly.
Each of the four Houses has a number of tutor groups led by form tutors which meet daily.
Each tutor group is made up of students from every year in the Academy. The typical size of a tutor group is twenty students. This vertical tutoring system helps us to create a family unit where older students take responsibility for supporting younger students in all aspects of their care, welfare and guidance and act as important role models.
The role of the form tutor is also very important as they monitor the progress of their students regularly as well as track their attendance and behaviour.
"Valuing and caring for each individual student is one of our top priorities and we have put a lot of thought into how we provide this care."