Astrea Academy Sheffield
In September 2018 Astrea Academy Sheffield opened its doors. The all-through school provides an education for pupils in the local area from the age of 2-18. The school will grow with its community and will reach capacity within four years of opening. When all year groups are filled, the school will accommodate and education and personal development of 1370 pupils. This includes 60 places in Nursery and Reception. Two-form entry throughout the primary phase (approximately 60 pupils per year group) and five-form entry throughout the secondary phase (approximately 150 pupils per year group). The Sixth Form, opening in September 2019, will provide further education and a bridge to university and employment for students.
As young adults, pupils will leave Astrea Academy Sheffield with the necessary dispositions, character and academic qualifications to live a life full of choice and opportunity.
A broad and balanced curriculum based on knowledge, skills and experiences will enrich pupils’ lives, build cultural capital and instil a love of learning. They will be able to apply their learning to real world contexts and problems, creating solutions in collaboration with others.
Pupils will learn to value family, community and the environment. They will make a positive contribution to the life of the school and those around them. Pupils will become resilient learners who are motivated to take responsibility for their learning, health, well-being and happiness.
Pupils will have high expectations of themselves, a culture of craftsmanship and a drive for excellence. They will understand the scope of possibilities that lie ahead of them and what is required to achieve their ambitions with the confidence and belief to make them a reality.