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Welcome to Ashmole Academy


Ashmole Academy is a high performing co-educational comprehensive school, situated in Southgate, on the eastern boundary of the London Borough of Barnet. The school was established in 1958 and in 1999 became a foundation school. From 1st October 2010 Ashmole became an outstanding school Academy. We currently have approximately 1500 pupils on roll including more than 350 students in our Sixth Form. Every year the school is over-subscribed.

At Ashmole Academy we value young people of all abilities and talents. We regard academic success as vital and work very hard to ensure that all children fulfil their true potential. We have high expectations from our students, we expect hard work from each person and are rarely let down.

Ashmole Academy is also a caring school. We aim to create an environment of tolerance and respect where the aspirations and responsibilities of individuals are emphasised. We expect our students to show care and the utmost respect for both staff and students alike.

Close co-operation between home and the school is essential if our young people are to gain the maximum benefit from their schooling. The school's strong pastoral support system enables us to develop effective home-school relationships that are beneficial to the student concerned.

Education is about preparing young people for their future. Our students leave school to go to University, College or to start a career in their chosen field of employment. To assist in the preparation for that future career, the school has an extensive Sixth Form provision covering a wide range of courses, careers facilities and a well proven system for helping our young people with their University or College applications.

About us

At Ashmole Academy we aim to: Maximise Achievement • Ensure that every student achieves their very best, in terms of academic success, personal development, creative expression and sporting achivements. Provide a School Fit for the 21st Century • Equip each and every student with the skills and knowledge to become a full citizen in the 21st Century through work, leisure, community involvement and life long learning. Develop Civic Responsibility and Community Involvement • Provide a safe and caring school for students to grow up and develop, in a community that promotes learning as a partnership between teachers, parents, students and the community as a whole. Provide a scientifically rich learning environment • To develop science, mathematics, ICT-experiences and other curriculum opportunities within the school so that students of all abilities can understand the range and possibilities of the subject for informed career choices. We promise to develop a caring and tolerant school community working together to achieve the success of all its members. We appreciate your help in achieving these aims.

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 07 August 2017
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