Wednesday 20 September  2017 –  Year 5&6 Open Evening

Come along and explore our academy, collect a ‘Passport to Year 7’ and collect your stamps as you visit different areas and have a go at a wide range of interactive activities! Don’t forget to call at our ‘New Build Viewing Area’ to see what our new school is going to look like.

Monday 25 September – Tuesday 31 October 2016 Day Time Tours available

Come back and see us in action! Book a day time tour to come and visit some lessons, meet key members of staff and soak up the atmosphere of a typical day at Workington Academy. Complete a Tour Booking sheet or contact our office to book – / 01900 873926.

Tuesday 31 October 2017Deadline for Secondary School Application

Ensure to have your completed Secondary School Application form submitted by this date.

Link to the SA3 form that must be completed can be found here:

Friday 2 March 2018 – National Offers Day

Parents/Carers will be notified of which school your child has been allocated to. This will come via email if you applied online or via post if you applied through this method.

March 2017Confirmation of Places and Initial Transition Information

Mr Bird (Headteacher) and Miss Tweddle (Director of Learning – Year 7) will write to you to confirm your place at Workington Academy and to share upcoming transition information with you regarding key dates and events to support yourself and your child in making the step up to secondary school and Workington Academy in September 2018

April – June 2018Primary School Visits

Miss Tweddle and Mrs Robertson will conduct Primary school visits to meet all Year 6 students who will be joining us in September 2019.

Wednesday 2 May 2018Year 6-7 Pre Admission Evening

Come along and find out all of the necessary information that you need to know about Workington Academy and how to prepare yourself and your child for starting with us in September 2018.

Thursday 21 June 2018Year 6-7 Tutor Meeting Day

Come along to Workington Academy to meet your child’s new tutor. Individual 15 minute appointments will be scheduled throughout the day, so that you can discuss key information and ask any questions that you may have regarding starting at Workington Academy.

Tuesday 26 June 2018 – Year 6-7 Transition Day

All students are invited to spend the day at Workington Academy in their new form groups. They will conduct a range of team building activities with their new classmates and form tutor, as well as getting to know their way around the school building.

Tuesday 4 September 2018

Your first day at Workington Academy as a Year 7 student

Look forward to becoming the best that you can be at Workington Academy!

More information regarding these events will be distributed in due course. If you do have any questions or queries regarding your child’s transition to Workington Academy – please do not hesitate to contact Miss Tweddle – Director of Learning – Year 7, at any time –