Our next Open Day will be held on Tuesday 30th April 2024

 

Queen Elizabeth II

Following the sad news of the passing of Her Majesty The Queen, we offer our sincere condolences as an organisation and express our gratitude for the exceptional and tireless service she gave to our country and beyond for seventy years and more.

Addington Valley Academy will be open as usual as we await news from the government about what the coming days will bring and we will follow the protocol once it is known.  If there are any changes to announce, then we will do so as early as possible.

John Prior, CEO, Orchard Hill College & Academy Trust

 

The progress my son has made is phenomenal, we couldn’t be happier.

We feel very lucky that he is in this school.

Parent February 2022

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