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Addington Valley Academy to Open September 2020 in Canterbury Road, Croydon.

We are looking forward to welcoming a small group of Year 7s as our first cohort of pupils in September 2020.

Addington Valley Academy will initially be located at our refurbished, temporary site in Canterbury Road Recreation Ground, Croydon, CR0 3HH until our newly constructed school, purpose designed to meet the needs of pupils with autism and complex needs, opens at Field Way, New Addington from September 2021.

We will continue to keep this website updated with the new school’s development so please keep visiting this site for more information or email enquiries@addingtonvalley.org if you have any queries.

I think your school and staff are amazing – you have wowed me!

Parent November 2020

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Celebrating the Queen’s Birthday

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 …

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Making Music

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 …

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Bug Hotel

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 …

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Red Nose Day at AVA

Some of our wonderful students came in dressed up as the super heroes they really are on Friday. Here you can see a student showing off their costume and a specially built crane sporting an official Red Nose!  Students brought …

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