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Nottingham Girls' Academy

Our Academy

I am delighted to introduce you to the Nottingham Girls’ Academy website.

At the Nottingham Girls’ Academy, we strive to fulfil everyone’s learning potential within a kind, nurturing and inclusive environment. We value high standards, hard work and a ceaseless desire to improve. But, most importantly, we enjoy the journey together.

“The school’s values run through its work like the proverbial letters through a stick of seaside rock… the staff turn the values into action. The result is a close relationship between the pupils and the staff.”  – Ofsted, November 2016

Our calm and welcoming environment allows girls to make excellent progress and achieve academically, whilst developing their character through an extensive extra-curricular programme and superb pastoral support. We celebrate our diversity and are proud of who we are.

“The school is a cohesive and inclusive community, characterised by harmonious relationships among the very diverse range of groups of pupils represented.”  – Ofsted, November 2016

Research shows that a single sex environment empowers girls to realise their potential. We foster a caring, supportive and happy environment which encourages our girls to flourish. In terms of behaviour, uniform and Academy standards we are very traditional and have high expectations. We expect pupils to wear the full Academy uniform correctly, attend well, behave respectfully to others and to work hard.

We also believe that education is more than just academic success and aim to develop the whole person. Our curriculum nurtures the development of qualities and skills alongside the acquisition of knowledge. It is broad and balanced, develops ‘cultural capital’ with enrichment activities and is complimented by a wide range of extra-curricular activities and events, which we encourage all girls to take part in.

I regard being the Principal of the Nottingham Girls’ Academy as a personal and professional privilege and, along with my staff, I am committed to ensuring the future for our students is bright and full of promise.

I hope you find our website interesting and informative.  If you would like any further information please do not hesitate to contact us or arrange a visit.

I look forward to welcoming you to the Nottingham Girls’ Academy.

Mr D Tungate
Principal