Airedale Academy

Airedale Academy

Principal: Mrs Elizabeth Fairhurst

Tel: 01977 664555

Fax: 01977 664556

Email: info@airedaleacademy.com


Airedale Academy is operated by Airedale Academies Trust, an exempt charity and
a company limited by guarantee. Registered in England and Wales, No: 07556117

Registered Office: Airedale Academy, Crewe Road, Castleford, West Yorkshire, WF10 3JU Tel: 01977 664555


Child Protection: Senior Designated Person - Mrs C Eastwood

Airedale Academy’s progress leader are part of a dedicated and supportive team that deals with the day to day emotional health and wellbeing of our students. The role is to support all students within their year group in pastoral matters, dealing with student conflicts, liasing with parents and supporting teachers with discipline issues within their year group. They also monitor and ensure that your child is making social/academic progress, with outstanding progress being recognised during assemblies which take place every week during term.


Supporting parents and carers is an important part of the Progress Leader role. If you have any questions or would like to speak to your son/daughters Progress Leader, then please don't hesitate to contact them using the details below.

Progress Leaders
Year Seven
Mrs T Heptinstall/ Miss J Wetherill
Progress Leader
E: year7@airedaleacademy.com

Year Eight
Mr S Wharin
Progress Leader
E: year8@airedaleacademy.com

Year Nine
Mr R Billings/ Mr L Wharin
Progress Leader
E: year9@airedaleacademy.com
Year Ten
Miss E Ward
Progress Leader
E: year10@airedaleacademy.com

Year Eleven
Mr D Gardener
Progress Leader
E: year11@airedaleacademy.com

Sixth Form
Mrs E Harrap
Head of Sixth Form
E: Sixthform@airedaleacademy.com

Or contact reception on 01977 664555 and ask for the relevant progress leader.

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