‘The pupil at the heart of the Academy’
The House System
Churchill House comprises of staff from three different curriculum areas: Science, Technology and ICT. The House name was chosen by pupils and the pupils designed the house logo. We have ten different forms in the house and these are also named after famous people associated with British Inventions and scientific discoveries. We are affiliated to […]
Fitzwilliam “Ready, Eager, Determined” Head of House: Ms Smith SLT Link: Mr Stanley Senior Tutor: Mrs Nestlerode SSA: Claire Driver This year, we have welcomed new colleagues and students into the Fitzwilliam House, which now represents four different curriculum areas: Performing Arts, Languages, Humanities and English. The House name was chosen by our pupils who also designed the […]
The Pursuit of Excellence
North Cambridge Academy is the newest venture for CMAT which opened in September 2013.
North Cambridge Academy is a sponsored Academy by CMAT (Cambridge Meridian Academies Trust) and opened in September 2013.
With a £10 million rebuild project due to be completed by 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