Welcome to Blackfriars Academy, a very special place to be educated where every student is valued as an individual. As a staff we work in partnership with parents and carers, taking our responsibility very seriously to provide a personalised education that breaks down barriers to learning and equipping students for the next stage in their lives.

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A Blackfriars’ Education

All students admitted to Blackfriars have an Education, Health Care Plan (EHCP) Click on the tabs below to see how a Blackfriars’ education is organised to meet the students’ Communication and Interaction targets; their Cognitive and Learning targets, their Social, Mental and  Emotional targets and their Physical and sensory targets.

Latest news

May 5, 2018

Pupils in Class 4 had a super time at Standon Bowers as the sun shone down on them.

Mar 11, 2018

Class 6 enjoyed a visit to Dorrington Hall Farm on Monday 5th March.   

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Term dates

Easter holiday
Friday 30 March - Monday 16 April 2018
School opens Tuesday 17 April 2018

Bank holiday
Monday 7 May 201
School opens Tuesday 8 May 2018

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