About the Academy

It is my pleasure to welcome you to the Elland Academy an Alternative Provision Free School providing educational options for schools and academies across Leeds, Wakefield and Kirklees.

At The Elland Academy, the child is at the centre of everything we do. We offer a broad and balanced curriculum that supports the various needs of the learners that come to us.

Our approach is personalised to meet students needs, supported by an experienced and skilled staff team whom support learners aged between 8-16 years.

Our Academy is a warm, welcoming, safe and caring environment that successfully nurtures the needs of every member of its Community.  We aim to support our students to feel valued and enabled to make positive choices regarding their learning and interactions with others.

We are driven by our values of respect for all, high aspirations and providing positive experiences to ensure success for all our young people and to transition them into life as responsible members of the society. At The Elland Academy, we believe all students can achieve!

We look forward to welcoming you to The Elland Academy.

Ed Staton

Head of Academy