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Folkestone Academy Sixth Form

Sixth Form

Welcome to the Folkestone Academy Sixth Form.

We offer a welcoming, positive, supportive and ambitious learning environment. We expect all of our students to study hard, to enjoy their learning and to develop into fully rounded and successful adults.

The Sixth Form is based within the Academy in a bespoke area, with hubs used for private study, reading and research, a café area and a common room. Our sixth form leadership team (including careers) are based within these sixth form areas. As a school-based Sixth Form we benefit from the systems and structures in place, and are able to offer real leadership opportunities to our most senior students.

Our curriculum is broad and allows students to pursue a wide-range of academic and vocational subjects at Level Three (GCE A levels and BTEC / OCR). These are structured into guided pathways so that students are well prepared for making decisions around further study, apprenticeships and employment. We also offer a wide range of enrichment opportunities designed to develop leadership skills and a sense of independence, from the prefect board to Duke of Edinburgh and even cookery skills.

Our students use their qualifications to access a wide range of universities and degree subjects, alongside apprenticeships and the world of work. We take real pride in our careers provision and support which enables our students to leave with a real sense of direction and purpose.

Folkestone Academy Sixth Form is committed to helping all of our students realise their ambitions and to leave as truly successful, well-rounded and confident individuals. Our staff are highly skilled and dedicated to achieving this aim. We very much welcome visits and look forward to showing you around.

To book an appointment please contact Mrs Julia Moore on 01303 842400, Option 4

Or email: [email protected]com

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Staff Key Contacts

STAFF TEXT

Mr Seamus Murphy

Mr Seamus Murphy

Trust Principal and CEO

Mr Steven Shaw

Mr Steven Shaw

Head of School

Mrs Louisa Coppins

Mrs Louisa Coppins

Vice Principal

Mr Ben Williams

Mr Ben Williams

Vice Principal

Mrs Katy Tibbles

Mrs Katy Tibbles

Head of School Support

Mrs Alison Monkley

Mrs Alison Monkley

Director of SEND

Mrs Jennifer Patchai

Mrs Jennifer Patchai

Raising Standards Leader (Year 7)

Mr Chris Fountain

Mr Chris Fountain

Raising Standards Leader (Year 10)

Mr Jamie Speed

Mr Jamie Speed

Raising Standards Leader (Year 11)

Mr Charlie Dart

Mr Charlie Dart

Associate Director of Geogrpahy

Mrs Louisa Eede

Mrs Louisa Eede

Director of BTECs

Miss Joanne Loveridge

Miss Joanne Loveridge

Director of English

Mrs Michelle Foxwood

Mrs Michelle Foxwood

Director of Creative Arts

Mrs Jenna Lindsay

Mrs Jenna Lindsay

Lead Practitioner of Mathematics

Mr Anthony Lloyd

Mr Anthony Lloyd

Associate Director of History

Ms Laura Stoll

Ms Laura Stoll

Director of Mathematics

Mrs Hannah Turner

Mrs Hannah Turner

Director of Sixth Form

Mrs Cerys Walker

Mrs Cerys Walker

Director of Science

Mr Daryl Williams

Mr Daryl Williams

Lead Practitioner of English