Welcome to The Hessle Academy Community Trust Website

Welcome to The Hessle Academy Community Trust website. We hope you find it interesting and useful. The Hessle Academy Community Trust comprises Penshurst Primary School and Hessle High School and Sixth Form College.

The partnership between the two schools aims to deliver continuous outstanding education for the children and families within the Hessle community and surrounding locality. Spread across three sites The Hessle Academy Community Trust puts itself at the heart of the community, providing adult and family learning, support and facilities for the entire community, in addition to the school day.

Ofsted, the body that inspects and judges the quality of the education provided by all establishments in England and Wales is endeavouring to ensure that parents and perspective parents are easily able to access the information essential to assessing how an individual school matches the need of their child - we agree. Whilst no amount of information can replace a face to face visit, we hope you find the following information useful to you.

To help you find what you are looking for ...

If your child is aged 3-11, you will find the information you need about Penshurst Primary School in the top navigation menu.

If your child is aged between 11-19 you need to be looking at the Hessle High School and Sixth Form in the top navigation menu.

Additional inform ation including PFA meetings, SEND Reports, Pupil Premium and School Accounts, the Headteacher's Report, Minutes of Governors Meetings and School Policies can be found via the Hessle Academy tab.

Please contact a member of the Senior Leadership Team if we can be of any further assistance, or let us know if you found what you are looking for easily, or to comment on how we can improve our website.

Mrs S L Young
Executive Headteacher

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Latest News

  • House Singing

    Rock hoppers, Snares, Kings and Emperors(Penguin house teams) all battled for first place in the House Singing competition. Singing themed songs about animals, the children sang and danced to their chosen tunes.

  • New Hessle Sixth Form College Building Underway

    The Hessle Academy Community Trust continues its development work within Phase Three of the programme to complete the East Riding schools flagship Sixth Form College building.

  • Hessle High School is one of top 100 schools for improvement

    As the second phase of the new £18.5 million flagship school building commenced in March, Hessle High School and Sixth Form College had more to celebrate as Sarah Young, Executive Headteacher, received a letter from the Minister of State for Schools Nick Gibb, congratulating them for their "excellent improvement" in GCSE and equivalent results between 2013-15.

  • Oylmpian Louise Hazel inspires Hessle High Students

    Heptathlete Louise Hazel, who competed at London 2012, gave an inspirational talk to more than 100 school and college pupils at the University of Hull.

  • Pirate Dress Up

    Year 2 had a fantastic time hunting down their stolen treasure

Information for Parents

eLearning Foundation Direct Debit Form

Hessle High School and Sixth Form College work in partnership with the elearning foundation, a charitable trust supporting schools and colleges to improve family access to technology. Go to the Direct Debit form.

Child Safety

Please follow the link for guidance around Child Sexual Exploitation >Click here to read the guidance document

Admission Arrangements 2016/17

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Letters to Hessle High School Parents

Read the latest letters to Hessle High school parents here.

Letters to Penshurst Primary School parents

Read the latest letters to Penshurst Primary school parents here.

Hessle High School Performance Tables

View the latest information from the Department of Education

Penshurst Primary School Performance Tables

View the latest information from the Department of Education

Hessle High School Ofsted report

View the latest Ofsted report

Penshurst Primary School Ofsted report

View the latest Ofsted report