Secondary School Offer Day 2018
Attention to students
The House System
“The price of greatness is responsibility.” Sir Winston Churchill was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom throughout the most challenging period of British History. He is best known for his dedication and commitment to the war effort during the second world war. In this time as Prime Minister he showed a determined effort to […]
The Fitzwilliam Museum owes its foundation to Richard, VII Viscount Fitzwilliam of Merrion who, in 1816, bequeathed to the University of Cambridge his works of art and library, together with funds to house them, to further “the Increase of Learning and other great Objects of that Noble Foundation”. Museum exhibits inspire interest in an area […]
Sir David Frederick Attenborough is an award winning English broadcaster and naturalist. He is best known for writing and presenting the natural history documentary series that form the Life collection including Planet Earth and the Blue Planet. His work provides a comprehensive survey of animal and plant life on Earth. He is the only person to have won BAFTAs for […]
The Pursuit of Excellence
North Cambridge Academy is a sponsored Academy by CMAT and opened in September 2013.
With a £10 million rebuild project completed in September 2016 our facilities will be amongst the newest and finest in the city.
As well as the strong focus on raising standards we also aim to offer a range of additional experiences and opportunities which recognises the strengths of young people as individuals.
Our vertical tutoring system is the back bone of the academy and brings together pupils from years 7 to 11 in tutor groups which are organized into two Houses: Churchill and Fitzwilliam. Both Houses have a senior tutor, curriculum leaders and staff who understand the needs of every individual pupil and ensure progress at all levels.
We are passionate about extending learning opportunities beyond the school walls and the have formed partnerships with Cambridge University Museums, Business in the Community, Anglia Ruskin University, The Arbury Library and many other local businesses and groups.Our Values