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

Partner School of the Wolds Teaching School Alliance

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Latest News

  • Furniture Donation to Dryden Street Primary School, South Africa

    After the closure of the Hessle Academy’s Boothferry Road site in December, staff from both Penshurst Primary and Hessle High School have been fundraising to send a 40ft container full of the surplus school furniture and supplies to their partner school, Dryden Street Primary School, in Cape Town.

  • Free Summer Science Workshops

    Hull young entrepreneur Katie Norman of Lab Rascals and The University of Hull are holding free half day science workshops over the summer period for children aged 8-14.

  • Star Teen Urges Schools to Take Part in Online First Aid Lesson

    A Hull teenager who gave first aid to a fellow student injured in a cycle accident is urging Humberside schools to sign up for a free online lesson with first aid charity St John Ambulance on Friday 17 June.

  • Hessle High School Students in Guinness World Record Attempt for World’s Largest Reading Lesson

    On Friday 23 June 2016, 58 Students and 5 Staff from Hessle High School and Sixth Form College joined 75 other schools from around the UK, in a Guinness World Record attempt to break the current record for the World’s Largest Reading Lesson.

  • Hessle High School and Sixth Form Art - Photography - Graphics Exhibition 9 June 5.30 - 7.30pm

    Hessle High School and Sixth Form Art - Photography - Graphics Exhibition

Information for Parents

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