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Welcome to Ark Academy


You are about to embark on the most important phase of your education in that the choices you make will have a direct impact on the rest of your life. This is not a decision to take lightly. We certainly do not. In fact we have spent the last five years building an approach to teaching and learning that will enable you to ‘fly’ in the Sixth Form. 

About us

Ark Academy provides a first class learning environment based on outstanding teaching and facilities. Secondly, we pride ourselves on our knowledge of every student’s strengths and aspirations. Our personal touch will ensure Ark students gain entry to the top universities. Thirdly, we are a very strong community based on active citizenship. We have Civitas at our heart and this binds us together and makes our community strong, welcoming and vibrant. 

Our Mission

To build on our firm foundations of high aspirations, high motivation and high achievement for all. Through our extended curriculum and community life we seek to meet the need of the whole person. Civitas is at our core and the Sixth Form will build a community of civic pride and social justice.

Our aim is that all students will be able to access high quality Higher Education. They will be equipped with the knowledge and skills for success after Sixth Form and graduation, enabling them to enjoy the career of their choice.

Facilities available

We are really excited about the opening of our dedicated Sixth Form Centre which will expand and enhance the already superb Ark facilities.

We are creating a purpose built environment to ensure the best learning environment for every sixth former.

This includes:

  • Dedicated sixth form study areas
  • Excellent ICT provision
  • Sixth Form Drama/Theatre/assembly spaces
  • Sixth Form cafe and informal terrace area

Additional support

You will be impressed by the atmosphere of Ark Sixth Form, the working environment, the sense of enjoyment in learning and the strong focus on achievement. 

Learner success

Our Sixth Formers will stand out in their preparedness for university and their future careers with their intellectual rigour and curiosity alongside a unique sense of commitment and desire to make a difference. 

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 18 September 2015
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