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  • Albany Academy
    Bolton Road
    Chorley
    Lancashire
    PR7 3AY
  • Head: Mr Peter Mayland
  • T 01257 244020
  • F 01257 244021
  • E info@albanyacademy.co.uk
  • W www.albanyacademy.co.uk
  • A state school for boys and girls aged from 11 to 16.
  • Boarding: No
  • Local authority: Lancashire
  • Pupils: 636
  • Religion: Does not apply
  • Ofsted:
    • Latest Overall effectiveness Good 1
      • Outcomes for children and learners Good 2
      • Quality of teaching, learning and assessment Good 2
      • Effectiveness of leadership and management Outstanding 2
    • 1 Short inspection 26th September 2017
    • 2 Full inspection 26th March 2014

    Short inspection reports only give an overall grade; you have to read the report itself to gauge whether the detailed grading from the earlier full inspection still stands.

  • Previous Ofsted grade: Good on 26th February 2009
  • Ofsted report: View the Ofsted report

What the school says...

Albany High is a highly regarded mixed comprehensive school. The focus is on getting the best from individual pupils, nurturing their talents, developing their personal and social skills and preparing them for the world of further education or work.

We have an outstanding art department where pupils produce a consistently high standard of work, and a variety of extra-curricula activities including a chess club, environment group, golf club and various talented sports teams. ...Read more

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