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Welcome to Ryde Academy

At Ryde Academy we recognise that each student is an individual with a unique range of abilities, qualities and aspirations for the future. Our role is to ensure that all students can maximise their opportunities and outcomes and to allow them to access their future pathways. We must ensure a personalised and individual educational experience for all students celebrating the richness and diversity within our local community.

We believe we have a great deal to offer as the community's local Academy. Parents are welcome to visit the Academy at any point during the academic year. We also hold an Open Evening in October and offer prospective students and their parents the opportunity to see us during a typical working day on one of the tours we organise throughout the Autumn Term each year.

Mission Statement

  • To inspire young people to shine bright!

Vision Statement

  • To help students achieve world class learning outcomes by developing world class teachers in a world class community.

Core Values

  • The education provider of choice for students
  • The employer of choice for staff
  • The investment of choice for parents

About us

There are a range of facilities that 6th Form students can enjoy.

  • An exclusive 6th Form centre separate to the main Academy
  • Quiet study areas
  • A communal area where 6th Form students can enjoy their breaks or meet with fellow students.


  • Canteen. 6th Form students are allowed to use the canteen for most of the school day. As well as hot lunches, sandwiches, snacks and hot drinks are available. There are separate kitchen facilities in the 6th Form Centre where students can make hot drinks and use the toaster and microwave.
  • A Coffee Bar
  • Access to lockers
  • Use of Chromebooks. You can find out more about the Chromebook purchase scheme here.
  • One to one support, advice and guidance
  • University led workshops on applying to UCAS, choosing a course, student finance, budgeting and writing a personal statement
  • Mock interviews with universities and employers
  • Regular 1:1 meetings with your tutor
  • A personalised experience: Unlike larger 6th Forms, we are able to meet the needs of every student individually.

How to apply

If you want to apply for courses, you will need to contact Ryde Academy directly.

Last updated date: 23 August 2016
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