Principal: Mrs Elizabeth Fairhurst
Tel: 01977 664555
Fax: 01977 664556
Registered in England and Wales, No: 07556117
Airedale Academy is operated by Airedale Academies Trust,
an exempt charity and a company limited by guarantee.
Registered Office: Airedale Academy, Crewe Road, Castleford, West Yorkshire, WF10 3JU
Child Protection: Senior Designated Person - Mrs C Eastwood
After moving into Year 9 during June of the previous academic year, pupils commence their KS4 curriculum.
Pupils have 19 periods per week for the core subjects: English, Maths, Science, vocational ICT, and PE, and 6 periods of per week for option subjects.
Core subjects are:
All students are required to take either Geography or History, but can choose their preferred subject:
Pupils are also given the option to choose a second humanities subject as one of their options
Traditional Options subjects include:
We also offer a range of vocational courses, including:
Click on the button on the right to read more about the content of these courses.