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Principal: John Reilly

Chair of Governing Body: Lucy Davey

School Address:  

Addington Valley Academy, Canterbury Road Recreation Ground, Croydon, CR0 3HH

From September 2021: Addington Valley Academy, Field Way, New Addington, Croydon

For any queries please contact Tina McMenamin at email: or telephone: 020 4511 2949.

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

    Parent November 2020


    Latest News

    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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    ‘Topping Out’ ceremony for our new school building

    Today marked a great milestone in the construction of our first special free school in Croydon. Key stakeholders were invited by building contractor, Kier, to witness the ‘topping out’ of Addington Valley Academy. The virtual ceremony took place on the …

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    Going the extra mile 

    Thank you to Teaching Assistant Luke, who has literally gone the extra mile on his bike every weekend to ensure that all of our students get their remote learning work packs delivered by hand to their homes ready for Monday …

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