I am delighted to be the Principal of Addington Valley Academy, a new Special Free School in Croydon for children and young people with autism and learning difficulties.
Addington Valley Academy is a co-educational Special School with 150 places for children and young people aged 2-19 who have autism and social communication, cognitive, sensory and social, emotional, and behavioural needs in the Croydon region.
We are looking forward to welcoming students to our newly constructed, purpose designed school in September 2021.
Mr John Reilly - Principal
Addington Valley Academy is an Ambitious and Inclusive School
I think your school and staff are amazing – you have wowed me!
Parent November 2020
Students have been having great fun helping the Queen celebrate her birthday! They made patriotic sashes and performed their own take on the Trooping of the Colour and paraded around the playground. The festivities will continue over the next few …
We’ve had some wonderful music sessions from Graham and Jemma from Croydon Music Service. Students have enjoyed getting practically involved in making music. Jemma’s wonderful flute playing really caught everyone’s attention with its rich tone and flowing melodies. All of …
Building contractors Kier are busy building our new purpose designed school in New Addington, but they made time to build some extra special mini properties for the local wildlife. There are two bug hotels and a lots of bird boxes …