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Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.
Nelson Mandela
There are many exciting opportunities and challenges at Lord Grey. All of the staff are really keen for us to succeed.
Year 7 student
It didn’t take me long to make new friends during the first few days at Lord Grey. Everyone is really friendly.
Year 7 student

Welcome to Lord Grey Academy and our Virtual Open Evening Event.

Although we are unable to welcome you in person to look around our exciting and vibrant learning community, we are delighted to provide you with a variety of resources for you to view, listen and read in your own time.  There is a range of information in a variety of digital formats.  We hope you enjoy your visit today!

Please be aware that some of the footage you will view was recorded pre COVID-19 and therefore the social distancing rules did not apply at the time.

Introduction Presentation:

Watch and listen to our welcome introduction to Lord Grey Academy.

Tour of the Academy:

Take a virtual tour around our Academy.

Student Voice:

Here you will see our students talking openly and honestly about Lord Grey Academy

Hub & LSU:

This video introduces our Head of Houses and Assistant Head of Houses, as well as our Learning Support Unit and our Learning Mentors; All of whom are here to support you.

Aerial View of the Academy:

Enjoy an aerial view of our Academy.

A Year at Lord Grey:

This video gives you a flavour of all the activities and exciting opportunities that are offered to all our students.

Sports Day at Lord Grey:

This video shows all the fun of Sports Day, here at Lord Grey Academy.

Year 6 into 7 Transition:

Here is a video that may answer some of the questions your children have about moving to Lord Grey.

Are You Secondary Ready? Here is a booklet for our prospective students
Year 7 Curriculum Explained! Take a look at the subjects you will be studying and some activities you may cover.
Curriculum Explained Information
Your Questions Answered
Example Timetable
How We Do Things Around Here – The Lord Grey Way
Student Letter to New Students

Admissions Criteria click here for more information.

Do You Have Any More Questions?

Having watched the videos and read the materials above, if you have any further questions or queries for our Leadership Team to answer, then please do click here to fill in this form and we will respond appropriately.

At this time we are not taking bookings for physical tours around the Academy. If the current Government Guidelines change, we will contact those who have left their details in the form to arrange a visit.

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