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  • Renewed focus pays off for successful Sixth Form Students

    Renewed focus pays off for successful Sixth Form Students
    17th August 2017

    We are incredibly proud of our Year 13 students. Through the enormous amount of hard work and dedication by our students, their teachers and Sixth Form leaders, particularly over the last six months, almost all have achieved their forecast grades. Many students, particularly those following General Applied courses, have achieved beyond expectation with 82% being awarded Distinction*/Distinction grades which is significantly above national averages. Both A’ level and General Applied results are up on the previous two years. For the first time, the average A’ level grade has hit grade C. Read More

  • Year 8 students complete Library Training Scheme

    Year 8 students complete Library Training Scheme
    18th July 2017

    A group of Students at North Durham Academy have completed the 2016 - 17 Library Training Scheme. Read More

  • Student fundraising day for The Bradley Lowery Foundation

    Student fundraising day for The Bradley Lowery Foundation
    14th July 2017

    North Durham Academy would like to thank all our students for their amazing efforts during Friday’s fundraising event for The Bradley Lowery Foundation. Read More

  • Students celebrate the amazing achievement of local man Michael Heaviside

    Students celebrate the amazing achievement of local man Michael Heaviside
    13th July 2017

    Yesterday, the following students were honoured and privileged to represent our Academy at a very special event. In recognition of their brilliant efforts in our recent creative writing project, which celebrated the amazing achievement of a local man Michael Heaviside, who was awarded the Victoria Cross for his heroic deeds at the battle of Arras, on 6th May 1917. Read More

  • STEM Week 2017!

    STEM Week 2017!
    11th July 2017

    June 26th – June 30th saw North Durham Academy’s second annual STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) festival. Read More