Horbury Academy

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Horbury Academy
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New school building (2010)
Wakefield Road

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Coordinates 53°39′41″N1°32′50″W / 53.6614°N 1.5473°W / 53.6614; -1.5473 Coordinates: 53°39′41″N1°32′50″W / 53.6614°N 1.5473°W / 53.6614; -1.5473
Type Academy
Local authority Wakefield
Department for Education URN 138707 Tables
Ofsted Reports
HeadteacherMrs Nicola Walker
Gender Mixed
Age11to 16

Horbury Academy (formerly Horbury School) is a mixed secondary school located in Horbury in the City of Wakefield, West Yorkshire, England. [1]


The school previously held specialist status as a Language College, and a new building was completed in 2009 on the same site as the old one. In September 2012 Horbury School Converted to academy status and was renamed Horbury Academy. The school offers GCSEs and BTECs as programmes of study for pupils. [2]

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  1. "Horbury Academy". horburyacademy.com. Retrieved 15 November 2015.
  2. "Curriculum statement". horburyacademy.com. Retrieved 15 November 2015.