John Port Spencer Academy is a Good School (Ofsted 2022).
Read the full details here: Ofsted News.
Welcome to John Port Spencer Academy
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John Port Spencer Academy is a large secondary academy in Etwall, Derbyshire. With almost 2,000 students on roll we are one of the biggest secondary academies in the country. Academic standards at John Port Spencer Academy are high and students are challenged to achieve according to their ability. Our focus is on attainment, and we offer the support and guidance to allow students to develop as individuals.
Our scale allows us to combine an academic focus with a unique enrichment and sports offer, including a community leisure centre and extensive sports pitches on site. Based on the estate of a medieval manor house, our school grounds are unique, and include protected micro-environments and listed monuments on site.
At John Port Spencer Academy, we offer an exceptional quality of education for students from the villages and communities of South Derbyshire. When you choose John Port, you choose to be part of something special.
Your future. Your way.
Congratulations to our students in the national ESFA cups this week. The U16 girls team and the U18 boys team are both through to the last 32 in the country! The U18 boys beat Wigston Academy 3-0. The U16 girls beat Wilmslow High School 4-3 on penalties. Well done everyone! 🙂⚽
Yesterday's Bronze Science Club learnt about DNA. Students extracted DNA from strawberries and made DNA key chains. A big thank you to the PTA which helps fund these fun extra-curricular activities 🙂 pic.twitter.com/Jgb0zTdKi4
Applications to John Port Spencer Academy Sixth Form for September 2023 are open. Applications must be made online and the deadline is Friday 9th December. johnportspencer.com/apply-now…
Christmas dinner will be available on Wednesday 14th December This will be tickets ONLY. Tickets can be paid for on Parentmail or cash or cheque at Student Services during break or lunch. Tickets cost £3.30. pic.twitter.com/2IbhTtouV4