Our aim is to work with parents to help each and every pupil to develop into happy, independent, well educated and socially confident young adults.

The Phoenix Academy is a successful, mixed, day special academy for secondary aged pupils with social, emotional and mental health difficulties.We have Specialist School Status in our area of expertise and work in partnership with schools, colleges and the wider community.



Eco Schools flag flies again.

In October the academy were reaccredited with Eco Schools Green Flag status. To achieve Green Flag status we have to prove that we are committed to saving energy, saving water, biodiversity, litter (keeping school grounds and…

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Arts and Mind competition winner

The English Department entered the Arts and Minds competition. As a result of entering Brendan Woods was invited to attend the awards ceremony due to be told he was one of the selected winners. The ceremony…

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Comic Relief 2017

On Friday 17th November the pupils have been learning about all of the charities that children in need support, we organised some money raising events and needless to say the pupils had a whale of a…

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Pupils celebrate Diwali

  Diwali Thursday 19/10/17; Over the course of the 1st term some of the class groups have been learning about the beliefs and traditions of the Hindu religion, and how the story of Diwali is still…

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Class S enjoy making plastic bag footballs

    This year the S group has been focusing on Africa in Geography. The group have focused on where Africa is, Africa’s history, Africa’s countries and what Africa is like today. While looking at what…

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